Julia is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Business Law at the University of São Paulo (USP). She is an associate at CFGS.

With more than four years’ experience in arbitration and judicial litigation, Julia has participated in dozens of high-complexity cases mainly involving mergers and acquisitions, corporate and administrative law, construction and engineering, oil and gas exploration, power generation and distribution and financial services.

Before joining CFGS, Julia was a legal intern at renowned law firms and worked alongside André de Luiz Correia and Rodrigo Ribeiro Fleury at one of Brazil’s leading law firms.

Julia Ascoli Gomes Ferreira



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Training and Language Skills

In Progress: Master’s Degree in Business Law at the University of São Paulo (USP) (completion expected in 2021).

Bachelor’s Degree in Law from the University of São Paulo – USP (2015).

Languages: Portuguese, English and German.

Professional Affiliations

Member since 2016, Brazilian Bar Association – São Paulo Chapter (License no. 373.977).

Member, Brazilian Arbitration Committee.

Academic and other activities

Teaching Assistant for the “Fundaments and Principles of Business Law” course within the Bachelor’s Program at the University of São Paulo – USP (2019), under the supervision of Professor Rodrigo Octávio Broglia Mendes.

“ICC Institute Training for Tribunal Secretaries” (2018).

Participant in the 5th Petrônio Muniz Brazilian Arbitration Competition – CAMARB (2014).

Scholarship student for one term at the University of Zurich (UZH) Law School – Switzerland (2013-2014).


"A relativização da força obrigatória dos contratos empresariais devido a violações à boa-fé objetiva: a visão dos tribunais", co-authored chapter of the collective work "Fundamentos econômicos do direito de empresa", coordinated by Paula Forgioni, Arthur Barrionuevo Filho and others, published in 2019 by Editorial Juruá.