Renata Amaral

Renata holds a PhD in International Trade Law from the Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC) and a Ph.D. from the University of Maastricht, the Netherlands. She holds a law degree from UFSC, with specialization in international trade dispute settlement from the University of Buenos Aires (UBA) and a Master’s Degree in International Business Law from Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM), Spain. Professionally she worked as a lawyer at the Department of Foreign Trade Operations (Decex) of MDIC, also as an external consultant for the Brazilian Industrial Development Agency (ABDI), and is currently a guest lecturer in postgraduate courses in international trade and business, and a guest researcher Of the Institute for Globalization and International Regulation (IGIR) of the University of Maastricht. Renata has a book and several academic articles in the field, published in Brazil and abroad. She currently holds the position of Director of International Trade at Barral M Jorge.


  1. International Trade
  2. World Trade Organization
  3. Intellectual Property


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