Ligia Schlittler

Ligia Schlittler


Phone: + 55 (11) 3141-9179

City: São Paulo

Language: Portuguese, English, French, Spanish and German

Linkedin: Ligia Schlittler

Practice Areas:

  • Corporate and M&A
  • Electric Power
  • Infrastructure


Focusing her practice on the renewable energy sector and on infrastructure projects, Ligia has extensive experience in project development and structuring, project financing, and ESG, with in-depth knowledge of the regulatory, corporate, and contractual issues in these industries – particularly as regards contracts for equipment supply, O&M, EPCs, and the purchase and sale of electricity. She also has significant involvement in mergers and acquisitions. Ligia is the founder of the group Women in Energy (Mulheres em Energia), which brings together executives from the energy sector, with different backgrounds and experiences, to discuss issues of energy and female leadership. She is recognized by Chambers and Partners.


  • LL.M., Duke University School of Law
  • Specialization in Environmental Law and Energy, Duke University School of Law
  • Specialization in Corporate Law, FGV – Fundação Getulio Vargas
  • University Extension in Contracts, FGV – Fundação Getulio Vargas
  • LL.B., UERJ – Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro

Additional Activities

  • Member of the Committee on Energy Law (OAB/SP)
  • Member of the Generation, Transmission and Public Illumination Committees of ABDIB
  • Admitted to the São Paulo branch of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB/SP)
  • Admitted as an Attorney-at-Law in New York
  • Admitted as an Attorney-at-Law in California

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