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Marcelo Frazão

Marcelo Frazão


Legal Practice Areas

Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate


Energy and Natural Resources (Oil and Gas, Electrical Power, Mining)

Rio de Janeiro

T +55 21 3262 3000

Marcelo Frazão is a partner of Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper of Corporate and M&A practices and co-head of the Energy and Natural Resource sector, based in Rio de Janeiro.


Marcelo advises Brazilian and foreign clients on matters related to shipping, oil and gas and infrastructure projects. 


He has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, finance and oil and gas and energy projects involving ships, maritime terminals and offshore works. His practice Includes projects with floating storage regasification units (FSRU), floating production storage and offloading units (FPSO), drilling rigs, support vessels and subsea construction. He also has deep experience in advising Asian investors with interests in Brazilian projects and deals.




  • London School of Economics and Political Science, LLM
  • Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF), Bachelor of Law (JD equivalent)




Excellence and Relationship

Campos Mello Advogados was the first full-service Brazilian law firm to consistently use the NPS (Net Promoter Score) method. In the first year using the method, the firm achieved grade 83.



Professional Memberships

  • Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) Rio de Janeiro Chapter
  • Member of Brazilian Association of Maritime Law
  • Member of Norwegian-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce




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  • English