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Carolina Caiado

Carolina Caiado

Carolina Caiado has over two decades of experience in assisting multinationals and Brazilian companies in government contracts, public procurement and regulatory matters. 
São Paulo

Head for Public Law.

PGL for Regulatory and International Trade in LatAm

Carolina Caiado is experienced in administrative matters, including concessions, authorizations and PPPs; public procurement proceedings; government contracts; regulatory agencies; courts of audits; administrative proceedings; administrative corruption and improbity; governmental incentives; and compliance involving the public sector.  

DLA Piper and Campos Mello Advogados (CMA) are separate and independent law firms, which work in cooperation with one another. Partners of DLA Piper are not partners of CMA; and CMA partners are not partners of DLA Piper.

Bar admissionsSao Paulo, Brazil


Assisted a Brazilian multinational company in various matters relating to infrastructure facilities

Assisted airport, highway and power operators in public procurement proceedings for long-term concessions and privatizations
  • Portuguese
  • English
  • Spanish
    • CEU Law School in Partnership with ISE Business School, LL.M. in Corporate Law, 2019
    • University of São Paulo Law School, LL.M. in Public Law, 2011
    • Federal University of Minas Gerais, Bachelor of Laws, 2003
  • LL.M. in Public Law from the Law School of the University of São Paulo (USP), 2011

  • B.A., in Law, Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), 2003


  • The Legal 500 Latin America, Recommended in Brazil Public Law (2024)


"Brazil has been investing to expand the logistics and social infrastructure." February, 2023

Prior Experience

Before joining the firm, Carolina worked as a legal advisor for the State Secretariat of Economic Development of Minas Gerais, where she gained experience in public-private relations from the perspective of the public administration. She additionally practiced at several Brazilian full-service law firms. 



+55 11 3077 3517
(Work, Brasilia)