Investment Committee


  • Luiz Felipe Coutinho Dias de Souza

    Founding managing partner at Jus and at Gavea Jus. Luiz has conducted a number of transactions involving judicial receivables in Brazil over the past years.  Luiz acted as a managing partner at Jus and was a key member in the implementation of transactions involving legal claim assets in excess of U.S. $300 million.  Luiz’s participation in such transactions ranged from risk return analysis to negotiations and proper structuring.  Luiz performs the same functions at Gavea Jus as he did in Jus, and has, to date, implemented investments, as a managing partner of the Manager, in excess of U.S. $100 million.  He holds a Master of Law and a degree in International Law from Harvard University.  He is a member and Director of International Affairs of the Harvard Law School Association in Brazil, member of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) and member of the OAB Special Committee for Precatórios.  Luiz has acted from 1995 to 2008 in large cases against the Government in Brazil as partner of a leading litigation Brazilian law firm.  He was also responsible for a number of cross-border structuring transactions with a strong focus in tax.

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