Marcelo Ramos Peregrino Ferreira

Having worked as a lawyer for more than 25 years, Marcelo Peregrino has great experience in electoral law, administrative law and criminal law. With a remarkable academic history, Mr. Peregrino has both legal knowledge and professional experience in the Judicial Branch. In this way, he offers clients a comprehensive view of legal problems and their respective solutions.

Educational background

• Bachelor of Laws - Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC)
• Master’s Degree in Law - Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC-SP)
• PhD in Law - Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC)


• President of the Prerogatives Commission - OAB/SC (2016)
• Judge of the Regional Electoral Court of Santa Catarina (2012/2014)
• Founding Member of the Brazilian Academy of Electoral and Political Law (ABRADEP)
• Founding Member of the Academy of Electoral Law of Santa Catarina (ACADE)
• President of the American Conference of Electoral Bodies (CAOESTE)

Published books

• Controle de Convencionalidade da Lei da Ficha Limpa (“Control of Conventionality of the Clean Record Act”) (2016)
• Da Democracia de Partidos à Autocracia Judicial (“From the Democracy of Political Parties to Judicial Autocracy”) (2020)

Professional Licenses

• Brazilian Bar Association - Santa Catarina - No. 12.309

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