Débora Vieira Camara Lins

Débora advises innovative and technology-based companies, focusing mainly on drafting, analyzing and negotiating contracts that involve venture capital and exploitation of intangible assets – such as software, data, technology or know-how. Moreover, she also advises more traditional organizations on their digital transformation and their research and development (R&D) projects.

With experience in intellectual property matters, Débora helps protect and exploit intellectual property rights, including trademark registration, negotiation and conflict resolution involving trademarks, software, domain names and copyright works.

Débora also advises companies on privacy and data protection matters, helping them adapt to the Brazilian General Data Protection Law (LGPD) and providing general legal advice on the subject.

Débora is a Certified Information Privacy Professional – Europe (CIPP/E) by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), the world’s most prominent entity of privacy and data protection professionals. She is a member of the Intellectual Property Commission of the Brazilian Bar Association, Pernambuco Section.

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Data Protection Law (candidate), Universidade de Lisboa (Lisbon, Portugal)
  • Certified Information Privacy Professional – Europe (CIPP/E), International Association of Privacy Professionals – IAPP (USA)
  • Certificate of United States Law (summa cum laude), Universität zu Köln (Cologne, Germany).
  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B), Universidade Federal de Pernambuco (Brazil), partially attended at the Universität zu Köln (Cologne, Germany)
  • Advised on digital transformation projects of traditional organizations in education, retail and entrepreneurship support
  • Helped structure contractual arrangements for the international exploitation of software by multinational companies
  • Provided counsel to companies of different sizes and industries, including big data, on adapting to the Brazilian General Data Protection Law (LGPD)
  • Conducted legal due diligences for companies from different industries, including tech and health, for acquisitions or equity investments
  • Advised in contractual negotiations involving disruptive technologies and venture capital
  • Represented companies in judicial and extrajudicial conflicts involving trademarks and unfair competition

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