Marcelo Padua Lima
Partner | Financial Markets; Technology, Innovation and Data Protection; Payments and Financial Innovation +55 (11) 3165-3045


Marcelo Padua Lima provides legal advice on banking, payments, securities, foreign exchange and foreign investment laws and regulations. Marcelo assists financial institutions, payment institutions and other market participants (in particular in the e-commerce and technology industries) in a wide variety of matters, including regulatory work, contracts, interface with regulators, financial innovation, bank secrecy, data privacy, consumer protection and compliance. Marcelo has also extensive experience structuring transactions in the financial and capital markets.


LL.B., Law School of the University of São Paulo
Advanced Degree in Economic and Business Law, Getúlio Vargas Foundation, São Paulo
Master of Laws (LL.M.), University of Chicago Law School


Recognized in Technology and in Startups & Innovation by Leaders League 2018.


Co-Author, Global Law - Legal Answers for Concrete Challenges (How E-Money and E-Commerce Helped Shape Payment Regulations in Brazil) (Juruá Editora, 2018)
Co-Author, Lei anticorrupção: uma análise interdisciplinar (Mercado Financeiro e Lei Anticorrupção) (LiberArs, 2015).