Octavio Nebias

Professional Experience

Diogo has experience in Project Finance, Infrastructure, bids and concessions, and works advising local and international clients in M&A and Capital Markets.

Prior to join Souza, Mello e Torres, Mr. Nebias worked for 10 years at Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch e Barreto Advogados.

Diogo Octavio Nebias

Pratice Areas

Project Finance


Diogo earned his bachelor’s degree (LLB equivalent) from the University of São Paulo and an LLM from London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).


Diogo is ranked by the publication Latin American Corporate Counsel Association (LACCA) as one of the main in-house lawyers in Brazil at Project Finance, Infrastructure, Energy and M&A.


Brazilian Bar Association (OAB). Member of ABVCAP (Brazilian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association).


Breves Notas sobre Project Finance como Técnica de Financiamento de Infraestrutura – Elementos de Direito da Infraestrutura (Editora Contracorrente 2016). Reforma do Setor Elétrico (GRI Magazine Infra – 7th edition – 10.14.17). Crescimento das Debêntures Incentivas (Jornal Estadão – 10.11.19).

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