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Marcelo Buzaglo Dantas

Marcelo Buzaglo Dantas

Buzaglo Dantas AdvogadosRua Adolfo Melo 381º andarFlorianópolisBrazil88.015-090

Global Leader

Environment 2019

Professional Biography

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Marcelo Buzaglo Dantas has vast experience handling sophisticated environmental issues across a range of industries with peers noting his "excellent litigation skills".

Biography

Marcelo has received an LLM and an SJD in diffuse and collective rights from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo. In 2012, he was a visiting scholar of the environmental law programme at Pace University School of Law (White Plains, New York); and in 2015, a scholar-in-residence at Widener University Delaware Law School.

He has a postdoctorate in environmental law, transnationality and sustainability from the University of Itajaí (UNIVALI). He is a well-known environmental law professor in Brazil, teaching and convening courses in various universities throughout the country (PUC-SP, PUC-RIO, UNISINOS, CESUSC, etc). In 2017 he formally became a visiting professor at the University of Alicante, in Spain, where he has been lecturing since 2012. In 2018, he took on the same position at Widener University Delaware Law School.

He is also a well-recognised lecturer in Brazil and abroad. His teaching experience includes classes for public prosecutors, judges and public and private attorneys.

Marcelo is author, coordinator and editor of almost 30 books, including the following: Ação Civil Pública e Meio Ambiente (Public Civil Action and the Environment), Tutela de Urgência nas Lides Ambientais (Environmental Law Injunctions), Direito Ambiental Simplificado (Environmental Law Summary), O Direito Ambiental na Atualidade (Current Environmental Law), Aspectos Processuais do Direito Ambiental (Procedural Aspects of Environmental Law), Direito e Transnacionalização (Law and Transnationality), Legislação Brasileira de Direito Ambiental (Brazilian Environmental Law Statutes), Água Sustentabilidade e Direito: Brasil-Espanha (Water, Sustainability and Law: Brazil-Spain), Direito Ambiental de Conflitos (Conflicts in Environmental Law), O Novo em Direito Ambiental (Updates in Environmental Law) and Código Florestal Anotado (Notes on the Forest Code). He has also written around 90 articles published in books and journals in Brazil and abroad, including a contribution to Implementing Environmental Constitutionalism (edited by Erin Daly and James May, Cambridge University Press, 2018).

Marcelo is a member of the environmental law committee of the Brazilian Bar Association, and the board of the Boticário Group Foundation for Nature Protection. He has been a member of the Brazilian Lawyers Institute commission on environmental law since 2010.

National Leader

Brazil - Environment

Professional Biography

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Marcelo Buzaglo Dantas has 25 years' experience focused exclusively on environmental law. He is a renowned litigator and adviser and his clients are drawn from most industry sectors.

Biography

Marcelo has an LLM and an SJD in diffuse and collective rights from the Pontifical Catholic University (PUC) of São Paulo. In 2012, he was a visiting scholar of the environmental law programme at Pace University School of Law (White Plains, New York); and in 2015, a scholar-in-residence at Widener University Delaware Law School.

He has a doctorate in environmental law, transnationality and sustainability from the University of Itajaí (UNIVALI). He is a well-known environmental law professor in Brazil, teaching and convening courses at various universities throughout the country (PUC in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos, Cesusc, etc). In 2017 he formally became a visiting professor at the University of Alicante, in Spain, where he has been lecturing since 2012. In 2018, he took on the same position at Widener University Delaware Law School.

He is also a well-recognised lecturer in Brazil and abroad. His teaching experience includes classes for public prosecutors, judges and public and private attorneys.

Marcelo is author, organiser and editor of almost 30 books, including: Ação Civil Pública e Meio Ambiente ("Public Civil Action and the Environment"), Tutela de Urgência nas Lides Ambientais ("Environmental Law Injunctions"); Direito Ambiental Simplificado ("Environmental Law Summary"); O Direito Ambiental na Atualidade ("Current Environmental Law"); Aspectos Processuais do Direito Ambiental ("Procedural Aspects of Environmental Law"); Direito e Transnacionalização ("Law and Transnationality"); Legislação Brasileira de Direito Ambiental ("Brazilian Environmental Law Statutes"); Água Sustentabilidade e Direito: Brasil-Espanha ("Water, Sustainability and Law: Brazil-Spain"); Direito Ambiental de Conflitos ("Conflicts in Environmental Law"); and O Novo em Direito Ambiental ("Updates in Environmental Law"). He has written around 90 articles published in books and journals in Brazil and abroad, including a contribution in Implementing Environmental Constitutionalism (edited by Erin Daly and James May, Cambridge University Press, 2018).

Marcelo is a member of the environmental law committee of the Brazilian Bar Association; a member of the commission on environmental law of the Brazilian Lawyers’ Institute (2010–).

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