Dana Point, CA
Dedicated to finding solutions for clients while simultaneously complying with the highest standards of professionalism, integrity, and character. Adaptable, hardworking with the capacity to jump in and get up to speed
quickly and effectively. Articulate communicator, clear writer and driven negotiator with polished presentation,
interpersonal skills and strong knowledge and expertise of both United States and Brazilian laws, legal systems,
business and regulation of the global financial services industry through specialized LL.M. studies in financial services. Trilingual in English, Portuguese and Spanish.
Willing to relocate: Anywhere
Authorized to work in the US for any employer
2015 to 2016
Serving with fierce determination and legal acumen with evident ability to help guide all clients through successful and very complex transactions.
International Finance Consultant, SP/NY/CA
2014 to 2015
Legal Finance Consultant, ADVANTAGE SALES AND MARKETING, NY/CA
2010 to 2013
administrator, by implementing systems and processes designed to minimize risk in an effort to ensure financial compliance with applicable laws, regulations and standards. Assists senior management in carrying out their respective roles and responsibilities by providing financial monitoring, reporting, training and advice. Work closely with legal counsel and senior management team to promote forward-thinking strategies and a best practice global finance program.
2000 to 2009
2001 to 2008
Served as compliance review specialist to this leading transportation company. Meticulously reviewed,
researched and analyzed each client contract, verifying any liabilities and legalities prior to finalization.
1997 to 2000
Engaged in general civil practice assisting clients in complex transactional and litigation case work encompassing
domestic and family law, wills, and trusts. Assisting in management of contracts processes, including
negotiations and dispute resolution. Developed network of clients, business contacts and strategic alliances.
Researched and review witness depositions, documented evidence for deposition and trials. Worked out logistics for depositions, used Westlaw and LexisNexis for legal research and, maintained complex databases; proofread and correct memos, briefs, and motions for counsel during pre-trials; drafted correspondences, motions, briefs and misc. documents needed for court presentations.
Master of Laws in Financial Services Law
August 2009 to May 2010
Brazilian Bar membership