Retired Federal Judge. He was Chief Advisor for the Tecnical Consulting Group at the Municipality of Contagem. State Prosecutor in Minas Gerais in the administrative and labor law áreas. He was parto f the law office of Adesp – Advogados Especializados. He taught Financial Science at the Faculdade Newton Paiva and tax law at UNA. He was a partner of and teacher at CEAJUFE. As a judge, he was appointed to the Tribunal Regional Federal da 1ª. Região, the TNU (Turma Nacional de Uniformização) and the 2ª Turma Recursal da SJMG. He was president of the Association of Prosecutors of the State of Minas Gerais and diretor and interim presidente of AJUFE (Associação dos Juízes Federais do Brasil). He is tha author of many legal books and articles.
- Specialist Degree in Corporate Law from Fundação Dom Cabral
- Specialist Degree in Criminal Law from Universidade de Brasília (UNB)
- Law Degree from Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG)