Natália Bastos de Sá Rodrigues

A highly experienced attorney specialized in Infrastructure and Construction, with over 10 years of experience in the field, Natália has worked in well-known law firms and legal departments of major Brazilian and multinational companies, spanning infrastructure, construction, logistics, railway and industrial operations sectors.


Currently, her focus is on complex business contracts, negotiation, contractual management, and legal modeling of operations and projects. It is worth noting that, in recent years, she has actively participated in negotiations for the implementation of renewable energy generation projects, which together account for approximately 10 GW of capacity to be installed.

Academic Background

  • Master in Civil Law at the Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC/SP).

  • Postgraduate degree in Corporate Law from Brazilian Institute of Capitals Market (IBMEC/SP).

  • Bachelor of Law from the Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRRJ).

  • Extension course in Centralized Generation Projects Development (Head Energia - ongoing)

  • Extension course in Introduction to Green Hydrogen Technologies and Market (Head Energia)

  • Extension course in Electric Energy Sector Contracts (IBDE)

  • Extension course in Insurance and Guarantees for Infrastructure (ABDIB)

  • Extension course in Insurance and Reinsurance Law (FGV)


    • Chambers and Partners Global: Projects (2024)

    • Chambers and Partners Brazil: Projects (2023)

    • Commended by clients in The Legal 500 Latin America 2022: "Natália Bastos de Sá Rodrigues is proficient in compliance issues and infrastructure projects."


    • Co-author of the article "Infrastructure: How to bring good ESG practices to contracts?" (Valor Econômico and O Globo newspapers, print and digital versions, 07/13/2022).

    • Author of the article "Concurrent delays in infrastructure projects: legal framework and practical aspects." (Brazilian Journal of Development ISSN 2525 8761, rated by CAPES as Qualis CAPES 2019 B2, 05/13/2022).
    • Author of the article "Discouraging factor: Brazilian punitive damages." (Brazilian Journal of Development ISSN 2525 8761, rated by CAPES as Qualis CAPES 2019 B2, 05/17/2022).

    • Co-author of the article "Negotiating infrastructure contracts in times of crisis." (Estadão/Blog do Fausto Macedo, 04/01/2020).

    • Co-author of the article “‘Solar Taxation’: what you need to know to talking about it”, (Jota, 02/11/2020).

    • Author of the article “Charlie Hebdo: The indigest cover of the Women's World Cup” (Jota, 07/10/2019).

    • Author of the article “CPMI or Parliamentary Censorship?” (Jota, 06/18/2019).

    Academic Experience

    • Civil Law teaching assistant at PUC/SP (2021-22).

    • Coach of the IBMEC/SP team at CAMARB (2019-22).

    • Coach of the IBMEC/SP team at the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot (2020-22).

    • Researcher in the Arbitration Research Center at IBMEC/SP (2018-22).

    • Researcher in the Media and Internet Research Center - WebLab at IBMEC/SP (2019).

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