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Bruna Barbosa Rocha

Bruna Barbosa Rocha



Life Sciences, Health Care and Cannabis

São Paulo

T+55 21 3262 3000

Bruna B. Rocha is a partner in Campos Mello Advogados’ Litigation, Regulatory and Government Affairs practices and also serves as project management in multi-jurisdiction projects, based in São Paulo. 


Previously, Bruna was employed as a trainee at the Court of Justice of the State of São Paulo from January 2008 until December 2011.


Bruna is engaged in advising clients through project management, approaching best practices, determining a standard methodology, developing guidelines, directives, templates, and compliance requirements, all in connection with the business model clients are willing to implement across Brazil or abroad. She has deep experience in the Life Sciences & Healthcare industry sector. She focuses on providing advice in the context of non-contentious matters, as well as looking at clients’ existing circumstances and aspirations within the industry. The combination of legal, industry and project management experience enable her to implement practical and cost-effective solutions for clients.


 Bruna has intensive interaction with Life Sciences & Healthcare attorneys in DLA Piper US for exchange of knowledge and best practices recommended relating to the pharmaceuticals, medical devices, clinical trials (including pre-clinical work, clinical phase and INDs), foods and beverages (including GMO), cannabis, tobacco, blood, tissues, and cosmetics. She has visited DLA Piper US offices several times until late 2020 for exchange of knowledge with U.S. attorneys on this industry sector. She also provides legal assistance in key risk areas associated with the agribusiness and retail (which includes administrative law/regulatory, environmental, and litigation).


Currently, Bruna is also engaged in the management of the strategic planning aimed at development and integration of the Life Sciences, Healthcare and Cannabis industry sectors across the DLA Piper Latin America offices



  • B.A in Law, Universidade de Barretos, 2011
  • Scaling Excellence through innovation; Offered online by Stanford University, 2016
  • Principles of Economics; Offered online by Stanford University, 2021 (in progress)
  • Essentials of Program Strategy and Evaluation; Offered online by Stanford University, 2021 (in progress)
  • How Software Ate Finance; Offered online by Stanford University, 2021 (in progress)



São Paulo, Brazil



  • Portuguese (native)
  •  English



  • Brazilian Bar Association (OAB), São Paulo



  • Life Sciences, Health Care and Cannabis