Sergio Alves - Member of Berkeley Global Society

Sergio Garcia Alves

Brasilia, Brazil

About Sergio

Sergio is an attorney specialized in Technology, Data Protection, Cybersecurity, Regulation and Government Affairs.

He is a partner at Abdala Advogados, in Brasilia, Brazil, and heads its Technology  & Regulation practice.

Sergio has been working in legal matters pertaining to regulation, entrepreneurship, Internet, gambling and public policies in international environments for 15 years.

He conducted academic research, professional training and projects on Internet and technology matters with:

– George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, USA-Germany

– Berkman Center for Internet Society at Harvard University, USA

– Samuelson Law, Technology & Public Policy Clinic at the University of California, Berkeley, USA

– Kiva Microfunds, USA

– DiploFoundation, Switzerland-Malta

– National War College, Brazil

– Brasilia Institute of Public Law, Brazil

– International Telecommunication Union/UN, Switzerland

– Ministry of Justice, Brazil

– Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovations and Communications, Brazil

– National Telecommunications Agency, Brazil

– Executive Office of the President, Brazil


Academic background:

  • LL.M. in Law & Technology, University of California, Berkeley, USA
  • Master’s in Regulation, University of Brasília, Brazil
  • LL.B./J.D, University of Brasília, Brazil

Areas of Practice

  • Cybersecurity
  • Data Protection