Specialist in the environmental area, with a prominent practice in judicial and administrative litigations related to several topics of such subject. Furthermore, Ferreira has a solid experience in the area of consulting, providing strategic environmental assistance and consulting on critical issues in the area.

His practice encompasses administrative and judicial proceedings related to environmental liability and before public bodies, environmental authorities, and the Prosecution Office. He further has an extensive experience in the provision of environmental assistance to clients in merger and acquisition transactions related to companies and estate assets.

Ferreira provides legal assistance to companies of several areas of knowledge, such as agribusiness, automotive, infrastructure, mining, steelmaking, and health. He wrote the book Ônus da prova na ação civil pública ambiental – Um olhar a partir dos direitos fundamentais (Publishing company: Lumen Juris, 2019).


Brazilian Bar Association (Sections of São Paulo and Pará)

Recent acknowledgments

Chambers Latin America 2018 e 2019 – Associate to Watch within the environmental area
Análise Advocacia 2017 – Ranked among the most admired attorneys within the environmental area


Pontifícia Universidade Católica of São Paulo (PUC/SP) – Master’s Degree in Diffuse and Collective Rights, 2018
Pontifícia Universidade Católica of São Paulo (PUC/SP – Cogeae) – Specialization Course in Environmental Law and Strategic Management of Sustainability, 2010
Pontifícia Universidade Católica of São Paulo (PUC/SP) – Bachelor of Laws, 2005

Recent publications

Federal Decree No. 10,240/20, published in February, implements the reverse logistics system...[+]
After the entry into force of Law No. 17,110/19, which prohibits the supply of plastic straws,...[+]
One of the most important changes brought about by Federal Law No. 13,874/19, known as the...[+]
Recent environmental accidents in Brazil have generated intense legislative debates, including...[+]
Executive Order ("MP", in its abbreviation in Portuguese) No. 884, published last Friday, June...[+]