In early January, full-service powerhouse Demarest Advogados announced Marcel Masteguin as its new legal director and head of the Compliance department, in a move that aims to bolster the firm's institutional leadership.
Mr. Masteguin has been a part of Demarest Advogados since 2003 when he joined the firm as an intern. Academically, he holds a Bachelor of Laws from Universidade de São Paulo (USP), a postgraduate degree in Contract Law from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC-SP) and a Master’s in Business Law from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV).
“After a period out of the office to develop personal projects and improve the Compliance and General Data Protection Law department, Marcel returns to the firm for this new challenge. He takes on the direction of our internal departments of Legal and Compliance as of today (January 4), also being responsible for the verification of conflicts, audit letters, institutional correspondence and publications.”, announced the firm via an official statement.