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Pedro Duarte Pinho


FAS Advogados
Rua Gomes de Carvalho, 1507
4th floor
Vila Olímpia, São Paulo - SP
04547-005, Brazil
Languages Portuguese, English

Pedro Duarte Pinho is a lawyer in Banking & Finance practice at FAS Advogados. He has 7 years of academic and professional experience in managing complex issues related to credit markets, payment systems, investments, virtual assets, and market infrastructures.

He assists institutions in developing and implementing legal, contractual, and regulatory solutions for their products, services, and operations, drafting legal opinions and advising on regulatory issues, as well as assisting in obtaining licenses, authorizations, and registrations from regulatory and self-regulatory bodies.

He also advises on strategic corporate repositioning to take account of emerging regulatory and market trends, drafting a broad range of legal documents including complex loan agreements, securitization instruments, financial asset and loan participation negotiations, loan participation fund rules and agreements, terms and conditions, and general platform guidelines.

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Memberships & Roles

  • Member of Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil (OAB) since 2020
  • Researcher at the Center for Studies in the Financial Market and Capital Markets at Law School of Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV Law SP).
  • Member of the virtual assets committee at Instituto dos Advogados de São Paulo (IASP)
  • Member of the Banking Law Center at Universidade de São Paulo (USP)
  • Coordinator of the Study Group on Corporate Law and Capital Markets at FGV Law SP
  • Researcher at FGV Law SP
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  • 2019 – Bachelor's Degree in Law from the University of São Paulo (USP)
  • Master's in Law and Development from Law School of Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV Law SP), having received the full Mário Henrique Simonsen scholarship (ongoing)
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Insurance Risk Securities (IRS): where we stand and what is needed for...
Felipe Bastos, partner of Insurance and Reinsurance expertise, and Pedro Pinho, Banking, Payments and Fintechs expert, have written an exclusive article for Monitor Mercantil on the regulation of insurance...
FAS Advogados celebrates diversity of talents with "Pessoa+" campaign
FAS Advogados carried out the "Person+" campaign to celebrate the individuality of each employee. The campaign goes beyond legal work and aims to acknowledge professional skills and personal qualities...
Fraud data exchange between financial institutions begins today: what changes?
Pedro Duarte Pinho, of Banking and Finance, gave an interview to Info Money, discussing sharing data between financial and payment institutions about fraud. Read the interview here: Com­partil­hamento...