Luisa Barreto


Areas of expertise
Energy and Infrastructure
Public and Regulatory
Commercial Contracting

Luisa Barreto started her career as a corporate lawyer for large Brazilian companies. In 2013, she held a secondment and training in Paris, focusing on M&A and foreign investments. Since 2014, she has been working in the area of infrastructure, providing advice mainly to companies in the electricity industry.

Academic background
Master Degree in Commercial Law – Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de São Paulo – FD-USP (Brazil) – 2018
B.A. Law (France) – Université Lumière Lyon 2 – 2018
B.A. Law (Brazil) – Pontifícia Universidade Católica São Paulo – PUC-SP – 2012

Coauthor of the article “The Principle of the Hierarchy of Regulations and the Limits of the Actions of the Regulator – Case Study: Infrastructure Debentures – Actions of the Ministry of Mining and Energy – MME”, published in Volume V of the book Temas Relevantes no Direito de Energia Elétrica, Publ. Synergia 2016

Professional memberships
Brazil Bar Association (Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil – SP)