José Geraldo Brito Filomeno

Lawyer, legal adviser, professor specialist in consumer law for notorious knowledge in the Law School of USP. Member of Academia de Direito de São Paulo and president of the Public Ethics General Commission of the state of São Paulo. He was General Attorney of the State of São Paulo and the first public prosecutor in the country to perform duties in the consumer rights area.

He created the special consumer rights unit in the Public Prosecutor Office and was its coordinator for thirteen years and the vice president of the special committee that elaborated the draft of the present Brazilian Code of Consumer Protection. He taught in several higher education institutions in graduation courses and post-graduation and he is the author of several articles, theses, essays and books on consumer law, highlighting: The Consumers rights Manual, The Fundamental Course of Consumer Law, The Brazilian Code of Consumer Protection Reviewed by the authors of the Draft and The Manual of General State Theory and Political Science.


Universidade de São Paulo
Specialization in Social Legislation

Universidade de São Paulo
Law degree


Portuguese, English and Italian


Consumer, Litigation and Arbitration

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