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Antônio Beltrão has more than 20 years of experience in environmental legal consulting, preparation of Environmental Impact Assessments/Environmental Impact Report (EIA/RIMA), with a multidisciplinary technical team, and follow-up of the environmental licensing procedure (Previous, Installation and Operation Licenses). Antônio Beltrão also works in the preparation of answers and appeals in administrative proceedings of environmental matters, and in defending the company’s interests in actions filed to hold it liable for environmental issues, or else to hold its managers liable. He is responsible for the coordination of the office’s specialized area of Environmental Law.
Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.), Universidade Federal de Pernambuco; Postgraduate Degree in Tax Law, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco; Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Environmental Law, Pace University School of Law (New York, USA); Master of Laws (LL.M.), Universidade Católica de Pernambuco.
Beltrão is the State Attorney of Pernambuco since 1998. He was a consulting member of the National Commission of Environmental Law of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB), from 2014 to 2016. Lecturer at the Higher School of Judicature of Pernambuco (ESMAPE). Chairman of the environment commission of OAB, Section of Pernambuco, over the period from 2008 to 2012. Standing member of the State Council of Environment (CONSEMA/PE) from 2008 to 2012.