Marcela Cioffi Sgarbi joined the Firm in 2021. She integrates the Environmental, Consumer Law and Climate Change practice group, with focus on consultations, audits, administrative and legal proceedings.
She graduated from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo – PUC/SP with a degree in law.
Portuguese and English.
Trench Rossi Watanabe is awarded the CESA Gender Equality Seal
Trench Rossi Watanabe has received the CESA Gender Equity Seal in the highest category entitled “Highlight”. This award recognizes law firms that have solid Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives, taking into consideration several fronts, such as internal commitment, strategic planning, communication and participation rate. With a female majority in leadership for years, this recognition reinforces […]
Five federal decrees on climate change enacted by the federal government
In brief On 5 June 2023, Federal Decree Nos. 11,546, 11,547, 11,548, 11,549, and 11,550 were enacted, setting forth provisions related to climate change. More details DecreeNo. 11.550/2023 establishes the Interministerial Committee on Climate Change (CIM). The CIM will be the institutional instrument responsible for defining guidelines and deliberating on the country’s strategies within the scope […]
IBAMA publishes Directive establishing new system for Forest Origin Traceability Document (DOF+)
In brief IBAMA Directive No. 16 (“Directive“), which became effective on December, 5th 2022, introduced the system for the Forestry Traceability Source Document (“DOF+“) as a tool for issuance, management and monitoring of mandatory licenses for the transport and storage of forestry products from native species in Brazil. More details This system will control all new authorizations […]
CETESB´s Board Decision on technical opinions in contaminated areas
In brief On 24 October 2022, CETESB published Board Decision No. 106/2022/P, which establishes the new procedures to be observed within the scope of administrative proceedings for issuing Technical Opinions related to contaminated areas. Further details In sum, the new Board Decision establishes procedures for issuing technical opinions related to: (i) the management of contaminated […]