Carlos José Santos da Silva

Carlos José Santos Da Silva


+ 55 11 3150-7074
Area of practice

Silva is specialist in due diligence in privatization projects, purchase, sale, and merger and acquisition of companies. He is currently engaging activities in the firm institutional representation before the trade unions, as well as before the Executive, Legislative and Judiciary Branches. Silva has previous experience in the areas of knowledge of food and beverage, energy, telecomm, mining, and infrastructure.


Brazilian Bar Association - Federal Counselor (current) - Sectional Counselor (2010/2015), Center for the Study of Law Firms - National President of CESA, President of the National Bar Association Commission of the Federal Council of OAB, Lawyers Institute Brazilian Bar Association (IAB), Brazilian Bar Association (IBA), Brazilian Association of Lawyers (IAS), São Paulo Lawyers Association (AASP); President of the Professional Ethics Group of the Ethics and Discipline Tribunal, Deontological Group (TED I), OAB / SP (2010/2015).

Recent acknowledgments

Recognized by Latin Lawyer 250 in Pro Bono, edition 2018.
Awarded with the “Medalha de Colaborador Emérito da Marinha” (Navy Collaborator Emeritus Medal), granted by the Brazilian Navy Documentation Service (2002).


Escola de Direito de São Paulo of Fundação Getulio Vargas (Continuing Education Corporate Course – Advanced Education Program with emphasis on Administration, 2008/2010.
Escola de Direito de São Paulo of Fundação Getulio Vargas (University Extension course in Administration of Legal Services, 2003).
Escola de Administração de Empresas de São Paulo of Fundação Getulio Vargas (GVPec – University Extension course in Marketing Services, 2001).
Law School of the Pontifícia Universidade Católica of São Paulo, PUC-SP (Lato sensu Specialist in Corporate Law, 1995).
Law School of Universidade de São Paulo (1991).

Recent publications

Latin Lawyer is pleased to announce the winner of this year’s Latin Lawyer Diversity Initiative...[+]