Giancarllo Melito has been with Barcellos Tucunduva Advogados since 1998 and was made a partner in 2007. He is in charge of the electronic payment system and fintech departments, areas in which he has a solid background and experience. His areas of expertise include contract law, business law and corporate law. He has a PhD in law from the University of São Paulo Law School in Brazil (cum laude, 2013) and a PhD in law from the University of Angers Law School in France (cum laude, 2013), where he also obtained a master’s degree in contract law (honours, 2005). He qualified as a specialist in corporate law at the Law School of FMU University in Brazil (2003), and is a professor of contract and business law at Fundação Getúlio Vargas since 2009. He is a former professor of civil and commercial law at Universidade da Cidade de São Paulo (2007–2012).