Lawyers

Marcos Alberto Sant’Anna Bitelli

São Paulo

Founding partner at Bitelli Advogados, Marcos Bitelli has Master and Doctoral degrees in Law at Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo, where he also graduated in 1985.
Marcos Bitelli is a multidisciplinary professional, working in litigation and counsel in various areas of expertise on all administrative instances, agencies, courts, as well as providing services in arbitration and mediation. He works in litigation in all Brazil including Brazilian Superior Courts and the Supreme Court, serving also as a Brazilian Law specialist counselor abroad.
Marcos Bitelli has earned international and local recognition in areas such as mergers and acquisitions, real estate, intellectual property, entertainment law, social communication, media, telecommunications, copyright, authors law, consumer relations, civil law, commercial law, oil & gas and corporate law.
Marcos is a distinguished lawyer recognized by the most prestigious publications around the world and in Latin America, such as Chambers & Partners, Who’s Who Legal, The Legal 500, Global Law Experts and Análise Advocacia 500.
He has an extensive academic engage as law professor and panelist in different post-graduation courses and summits. He also coordinates and teaches Law and Communication at the post-graduation course of Instituto Internacional de Ciências Sociais (IISC).
Author of various academic publications and multiple articles in Brazil and abroad.
Member of the Freedom of Speech Committee at Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil; Media representant in the Aperfeiçoamento da Gestão Coletiva de Direitos Autorais Commitee from the Brazilian Ministério da Cultura; Director at the Associação Brasileira de Direito da Tecnologia da Informação e Comunicações (ABDTIC).
Marcos Bitelli counsels various local and international companies in telecommunications, media and entertainment.
As pro bono activity, Marcos is President of Visconde de Porto Seguro Foundation, a philantropic educational entity with more than 140 years.
Member and contributor of the editorial counsel to Revista de Direito Privado from Editora Revista dos Tribunais. Coordinator of Revista de Direito das Comunicações from Editora Revista dos Tribunais.
Author of the Intellectual Law book revision of the Tratado de Direito Privado from Pontes de Miranda, published in 2012 by Editora Revista dos Tribunais.
Publishes several articles in legal magazines. For more details: http://lattes.cnpq.br/

Recognition

  • TOP RANKED – LEADING LAWYER – MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT
    CHAMBERS & PARTNERS GLOBAL

  • STAR INDIVIDUAL – MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT
    CHAMBERS & PARTNERS LATIN AMERICA

  • LEADING INDIVIDUAL - TMT
    THE LEGAL 500 LATIN AMERICA

  • MAIS ADMIRADOS DO DIREITO - PROPRIEDADE INTELECTUAL, CÍVEL, REGULATÓRIO
    ANÁLISE ADVOCACIA 500

  • THE BEST LAWYERS IN BRAZIL - MEDIA LAW
    BEST LAWYERS

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