Against a backdrop of legislative changes and catastrophic environmental incidents in Brazil, Lefosse Advogados has strengthened its environmental offer by hiring a former Machado MeyerAdvogados lawyer to lead the practice.

Lefosse boosts environmental practice with third partner hire in 2019
Guilherme d'Almeida Mota, 36, joined the firm on 1 August. He has a litigation background and has focused on environmental matters since 2009. He holds a master’s degree in environmental and energy law from George Washington University and worked on several high-stake cases while at Machado Meyer, including disputes arising from Samarco’s 2015 dam disaster.

(Latin Lawyer)

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