Marcela Volponi


+ 55 11 3150-7783

Santos is specialist in civil litigation and arbitration proceedings. She provides legal assistance to national and international clients in conducting judicial claims, arbitration proceedings, and due diligences. Her practice further encompasses drafting legal opinions and reports on matters concerning civil law, civil procedural law, and consumer’s law. Santos has previous experience in areas of knowledge such as civil construction, aviation, automotive, retail, food and beverage, banking, and services.


Brazilian Bar Association São Paulo Lawyer’s Association – AASP.


Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo - PUC-SP, Brazil (Master’s degree in Administrative Law, estimated conclusion: December / 2022)

Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School - FGV-SP, Brazil (Postgraduate degree in Administrative Law, 2018)

Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo - PUC-SP, Brazil (Bachelor of Laws, 2012)

Paulista State University - UNESP, Brazil (Bachelor of Public Administration, 2008)

Recent publications

Article 97, subsection IV, of Law No. 11,101/05 (the Business Bankruptcy and Judicial Reorganization...[+]
In a recent judgment, the Third Panel of the Superior Court of Justice (STJ) ruled out the...[+]
Because of its economic and strategic relevance to national security, port activity has always...[+]