JOSE ANTONIO BATISTELA (honoris causa - in memoriam), born in Sao Paulo -
Brazil in 1940, admitted to the Bar in Brazil in
1963 (São Paulo - Brazil).
Education: University of São Paulo, Law
School (LL.B., 1962; postgraduate 1963/1965),
Getúlio Vargas Foundation, Former Professor of
Business Law of the CEAG - Specialization in
Management for Graduate School of Business
Administration; Participant and Speaker of the
seminaries of the Legal Service of
Petrobras-Petróleo Brasileiro SA (1984-1988); ABEMI
- Brazilian Association of Industrial Engineering,
founder and member since 1968, the Committee of
Legal Affairs; CESA - Studies Center of Law Firms,
member since 1983.
Practice Areas: Lawyer for over forty years
of experience in business law with emphasis in Civil
and Commercial Contracts, Public Bidding, Tax,
Corporate, and administrative litigation. Former
member of Board of Directors of several groups of
corporations, Corporate Counselor.
Languages: English, Portuguese, Spanish and