João Augusto Basilio

Bachelor of law by Universidade Cândido Mendes, he was a lawyer from Grupo Peixoto de Castro, from 1987 to 1997, partner of Lobo & Ibeas Advogados, from 1997 to 2003, and of Andrade & Fichtner Advogados, from July, 2003 to December, 2008. He's a Master in Civil Law by the Universidade do Estado de São Paulo (UNIFESP), and he’s a professor, approved by means of a public contest, of Civil Law in the Pontifícia Universidade Católica – PUC Rio, a Professor–Lecturer of Escola da Magistratura (Judge’s School) in the State of Rio de Janeiro (EMERJ), of the MBA in Economic and Corporate Law and of the LLM in Real Estate Law of Fundação Getúlio Vargas (Getúlio Vargas Foundation), a professor of the Corporate Law Post Graduation Course organized by the Corporate Studies Center of Faculdades Cândido Mendes, Civil Law professor at CEPAD – Studies, Research and Law Update Center, assistant professor of Prof. Sylvio Capanema de Souza, in Faculdades Integradas Cândido Mendes, Civil Law professor of the 1st Preparatory Course for the Lawyers Exam, organized by the Brazilian Bar Association, OAB/RJ.

He is the author of several articles and of the book "Shopping Centers" ["Shopping Malls"], published by Renovar, in 2004. He also performs the works of an effective member of the Institute of the Brazilian Lawyers and of the Brazilian Bar Association, in the Sections of the States of Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Brasília. He was the vice-president of ABAMI – Brazilian Association of the Lawyers of the Real Estate Market, from 1993 – 1995, Member of the Resolutions Committee of ABAMI, from 1995—1997, Director of the Regional Branch from Rio de Janeiro of CESA – Center of Studies of the Lawyers' Partnerships, during 2002/2003, Coordinator and Professor of Civil Law of the Escola Superior de Advocacia, from the Brazilian Bar Association. He was also a Member of the Legislative Committee of ABADI –in charge of elaborating the Bill of Law on "Real Estate Leasing", which was forwarded to the National Congress. He is also a Member of the Examination Commission of Commercial Law from the XIX and XX Contests for the Public Prosecution Office.

Rio de Janeiro
São Paulo
Av. Presidente Wilson, 210 – 12th and 13th floors
Centro – Rio de Janeiro – RJ
Postal Code: 20030-021
Telephone: 55 21 2277-4200
Fax: 55 21 2210-6316
R. Leôncio de Carvalho, 234 – 4th floor
Paraíso – São Paulo – SP
Postal Code: 04003-010
Telephone/Fax: 55 11 3171-1388
SCN – Block 04, Building B, Petal D, Suite 502
Centro Empresarial Varig – DF
Postal Code: 70714-900
Telephone/Fax: 55 61 3045-6144