• Rodrigo Marrubia Pereira

  • Professional Experience

    Rodrigo Marrubia Pereira is a partner at Carlezzo Advogados, having started his activities at the firm in 2007. Since then, he has been acting exclusively in the sports segment, with a strong presence in international courts, especially in disputes before FIFA and CAS, as well as in Sports Justice, especially the Superior Court of Sports Justice - STJD.

    He also provides legal advice on disputes between clubs / athletes and clubs / clubs before the FIFA Dispute Resolution Chamber and the FIFA Player Status Committee, as well as before the Court of Arbitration for Sport (TAS / CAS), based in Lausanne, Switzerland, the Conmebol Disciplinary Committee and the National Dispute Resolution Chamber (CNRD) of CBF.

    In addition, he has extensive experience in analyzing and drafting contracts, such as players transfer agreements, employment contracts, image rights contracts, intermediation, sponsorship, investment and commercial partnerships.

    In this context, he maintains daily contact with several national and foreign football clubs, players and intermediaries, as well as FIFA, having great dialogue with the main players in the football market.

  • Biography and Publications


    Portuguese, English and Spanish

    Educational Background
    • Cambridge Business - Shafston International College - Brisbane / Australia, 2001.
    • Bachelor's degree - Law - Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie - São Paulo, 2008.
    • Post-Graduated in Sports Law by the Brazilian Sports Law Institute - São Paulo, 2010.
    • Course of "Sports Incentive Law" - Center for Media, Entertainment and Culture Studies - CEMEC- São Paulo, 2011.
    • Associations
    • Brazilian Bar Association – São Paulo Chapter
    • Member of the Brazilian Sports Law Institute
    • Member of the South American Football Lawyers Association
    • Publications – Book
    • “Sports Justice at a National Level – Brazil” (Chapter “European Sports Law and Policy Bulletin - International and Comparative Sports Justice”), co-author: Michele Colucci, Published by Sports Law and Policy Centre: 2013.

    Lectures and Conferences

    FIFA Regulations - Solidarity Mechanism, Training Compensation and Consequences of Termination of the Employment Contract ". Seminar on Sports Law. São Paulo, March 2011.

    "Legal Aspects of Sponsorship and Brand Protection - Naming Rights Contracts". Seminar on Sports Law. São Paulo, March 2012.

    "FIFA Transfers Regulations, Sponsorship Contracts and Naming Rights in the sports field". Seminar on Sports Law. São Paulo, June 2013.

Contact Details

  • São Paulo, Brazil
  • + 55 11 3885 6091
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