MYLaw - Maia Yoshiyasu Advogados
Alameda Santos 2326, 1o andar
Luiz Felipe Maia is one of the founding partners and the head of the Technology and Gaming Area at Maia Yoshiyasu Advogados (“MYLaw”). Maia has a J.D. degree from the University of São Paulo, specialising in business law with a focus on contracts from Getúlio Vargas Foundation, and a Master of Laws degree from the Federal University of Pernambuco. He is also an experienced negotiator and mediator, certified by the Program on Negotiation at Harvard Law School, and teaches negotiation courses in business school. He is member of the International Association of Gaming Advisors, a General Member of International Masters of Gaming Law , and is the author of the Brazilian chapter of The Gambling Law Review , of the Chambers and Partners Gaming Law Practice Guide , and the Peer Reviewer for GamblingCompliance in Brazil. Maia is a frequent speaker at international gaming events and was awarded the Corporate Livewire Excellence Gaming Awards 2016 and recognized as one the Top100 lawyers in Brazil by Lawyer Monthly in 2018, being the only Brazilian gaming attorney to receive such award. Maia was also recognized as Lawyer of the Year in Brazil for Gaming in 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022 by Corporate INTL and by Global Legal Experts. Maia was also ranked amongst the best sports lawyers in Brazil by both Chambers and Partners Brazil and Global in 2021/2022 and as the best gaming lawyers (only Global Thought Leader) in Brazil by Who’s Who Legal 2021 and 2022. Maia was awarded the ICE Landmark Award in 2022 as recognition as the Best Gaming Lawyer in Brazil.