Lucas Sant'Anna

Lucas Sant'anna


+ 55 11 3150-7729

Specialist in Public Law and Civil Litigation. Lucas Sant’Anna has extensive experience in public tenders and administrative contracts, public work and services concessions and private-public partnerships (PPPs), Administrative Improbity Law, Fiscal Responsibility Law and correlated subjects. Very frequently works on regulatory matters, overall the ones related to basic sanitation, mining, ports, airports, highways, railways, technology, innovation, transports, urban mobility, urbanism and heavy construction in general. Has published several works in the field of Public Law.


Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) International Bar Association (IBA)

Recent acknowledgments

Ranked by the Chambers Latin America in the 2013 to 2020 editions, in the area of Public Law.
Recommended by the Latin America Corporate Counsel Association, LACCA Approved 2019, in Administrative Law in the years of 2015 and 2017.
Winner of the Client Choice Awards, promoted by the International Law Office, in the Projects and Procurement category in the years of 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Recommended by the Legal 500, in Dispute resolution and Public law, 2017 edition.
Ranked among the most admired lawyers by Análise Advocacia 2017, in ​​Technology.
Recommended by Latin Lawyer 250, 2018 edition, in Administrative law, Litigation and Arbitration.


Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo, Brazil (Master’s degree in Administrative Law, 2016)
Columbia University School of Law, New York, United States (Master’s degree in Law, 2010)
Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo - PUC-SP), Brazil (Bachelor of Laws, 2004)

Other qualifications

Legal Assistant of the Brazilian Association of Highway Concessionaires – ABCR (2006/2008).
Student of the Governance School/USP (2005).
Author of the book: Aspectos Orçamentários das PPPs, Almedina, (2018)

Office experience abroad

Simpson Thacher and Bartlett, New York, United States (2009)

Recent publications

The Federal Supreme Court (STF) recognized as a matter of general repercussion the issue regarding...[+]
The new stage of the Investment Program in Logistics (PIL), launched by the Federal Government...[+]
The new stage of the Investment Program in Logistics (PIL), launched by the Federal Government...[+]