Virginia, US

Diogo is a Senior Client Services Manager at Fragomen in Rio de Janeiro, where he assists clients exclusively in the area of Brazilian business immigration. He provides immigration-related advisory services to highly-skilled workers or high-net-worth individuals throughout a wide variety of industries, including information technology, chemistry, naval, maritime and offshore, and engineering and construction, among others. 

Diogo has more than 14 years of experience working with immigration in Brazil and has assisted both large national and international companies. Prior to joining Fragomen, Diogo worked for several firms in Brazil, where he provided legal services including drafting documents and contracts involved for vessels operations, communication with authorities and consulting services.

Education


Fundação Getúlio Vargas | M.B.A, 2012
Universidade Federal Fluminense | J.D., 2009

Professional Accomplishments / Memberships

Bar Admissions: Brazil

Prepared documentation for immigration-related filings before the Ministry of Labor in Brazil

Liaised with government agencies including Brazilian Consulates around the world, the Brazilian Ministry of Labor and the Brazilian Ministry of Justice

Provided immigration-related advice to highly-skilled individuals being transferred to or doing business in Brazil

Communicated with port authorities, including the federal police, internal revenue, customs, Directorate of Ports and Coasts, Harbormaster Office and others

Led recruitment and training in immigration for new co-workers and employees

Analyzed legal documentation and contracts