Douglas Leite has 10+ years of experience assisting innovative companies overcome legal challenges and regulatory hurdles in Brazil. He joined Licks Attorneys in 2012 and became partner in 2020. As a consultant, he frequently assists clients with comprehensive legal analysis prior to the launch of new products and services. He is also an expert in data privacy and aids companies from different industry sectors to achieve and maintain compliance with the Brazilian privacy rules, sharing his knowledge on the matter as well as an speaker in several events regarding Brazilian Data Protection Law (LGPD).
As a litigator, Douglas works on complex lawsuits involving regulatory issues for innovative companies and has been involved in some of the most relevant leading cases in Brazil in the past decade. His representation includes not only acting before courts, but also interacting with State and Federal Prosecutors, Consumer Protection Agencies, regulators, and public authorities in different levels.
With strong academic background and solid expertise, Douglas delivers a qualified point of view that helps clients navigate complex legal issues that frequently arise for innovative companies in Brazil.