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Felipe Rodrigues Caldas Feres


Felipe advises clients on M&A projects and transactions in the petroleum, natural gas, biofuels and electric power industries. He specializes in transactional, contractual, and regulatory work covering all segments of these industries. He worked as a foreign attorney at DLA Piper LLP, in the United States. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association, which allows him to practice in the state of New York. Felipe is the current Chairman of the Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels Committee of the Rio de Janeiro Section of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB/RJ), with a term of office for 2019/2021.


​Bachelor of Laws, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-RJ);

Postgraduate degree in Corporate Law and Capital Markets, Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV Direito-RJ);

Master of Laws (LL.M.), University of Chicago (USA). 


Chambers Global – Oil & Gas (2015 – 2021)

Chambers Brazil (formerly Chambers Latin America) – Oil & Gas (2015 – 2021)

LACCA Approved – Corporate/M&A; Energy (2018 – 2021)

Leaders League – Oil & Gas: most voted Rising Star (2019 – 2021)

Latin Lawyer 250 – Corporate and M&A; Energy (2021)

The Legal 500 – Next generation partners: Energy and Natural Resources: hydrocarbons (2015 - 2021)

Who's Who Legal Brazil – Energy (2018 - 2020)

Who's Who Legal Global – Energy (2019 - 2021)
Who's Who Legal Thought Leaders - Brazil (2020); Brazil – Energy (2021)

Currículo em PDF Resume in PDF

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