José Luis Oliveira Lima

With over 30 years of experience, elected twice as one of the 100 most influential Brazilians by Época Magazine and as one of the fifteen most important lawyers in the country. Chaired the Brazilian Bar Association’s Rights and Prerogatives Committee and served as advisor of the Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil, Seção São Paulo (OAB-SP). Also chaired the Caixa de Assistência dos Advogados de São Paulo (CAASP), as well as having served as director of the Associação dos Advogados de São Paulo (AASP). Oliveira Lima is a member of theInstituto dos Advogados (IASP ) and of the Innocence Project, being regularly invited to give lectures on topics related to criminal law and public security.

In 2022, was recognized once again by Chambers and Partners in the white-collar crimes category, and by the Leaders League – Brazil, as leader in the category “Best Law Firms – solving business criminal law conflicts”. Over the last years, Oliveira Lima has been highlighted by Chambers Latin America and by Análise Law 500 Yearbook as on of the most admired lawyers in Brazil, and for over ten years as one of the most admired criminal lawyers by Análise Advocacia Magazine.