Katia Cristina Antunes Silva

Work History

Work History
Feb 2006 - Present

legal manager

Cyrela Brazil Realty S.A. Empreendimentos e Participacoes

Responsible for managing legal corporate, contract, labor and litigation matters of the company. Assistance to the officers and president of the company, for defining the best legal structure of the transactions to be executed by the company. Constant analysis of risks for purposes of adopting preventive and more economic actions by the company. Assisting the company in national and international complex transactions. Coordination of intern team.

Apr 2004 - Jan 2006

lawyer

CSN - Companhia Siderurgica Nacional

Lawyer, specialized in corporate, banking and agreement laws.

Oct 2002 - Oct 2003

foreign lawyer

Moraes Leitao, J. Galvao e Telles Advogados Associados

Foreign lawyer in agreement and EU law areas.

Nov 1999 - Sep 2002

lawyer

Demarest e Almeida Advogados

Lawyer in corporate, agreements, capital market, banking legal areas.

Nov 1994 - Oct 1999

lawyer

Franceschini e Miranda Advogados

Trainee and later lawyer in the competition law area.

Education

Education
Feb 2008 - Dec 2008

post graduation

Universidade Secovi
Oct 2002 - Sep 2003

post graduation

Universidade de Coimbra
Feb 1994 - Dec 1998

graduate

PUC - Pontificia Universidade Catolica de SP

Skills

Skills

language: Spanish

language: English

Includes 5 months of studies in London, U.K. (Dec 1996 to April 1997).

Summary

Legal manager at a Brazilian Company since 2006. Work experience in big companies and in the major law offices in Brazil and abroad since 1994.Graduated in law at PUC/SP since 1999 and post graduated at Coimbra, Portugal since 2003. Experience in managing  corporate, agreements, financial, labor and litigation legal matters. Assisting the company in national and international complex transactions. Constant analysis of risks for purposes of adopting preventive and more economic actions by the company. Skills in negotiation, managing working teams, good relationship with people, pro active person, focus in results.

Interest

Voluntary work: I am responsible for an ONG that provides professionalising studies for teenagers that lives in orphanages.

Certifications

Certifications
1999 - Present

Brazilian Bar

OAB - Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil