Eduardo Matos Oliveira is a lawyer at Lewis & Associates. He dedicates his practice to Immigration, Refugee and Family Law. Eduardo is a co-founder and director of the Brazil Canada Bar Association. During his articling placement at Davis Spina Falquez, LLP, he worked on a wide variety of family law cases, including complex financial issues, relocation claims, and domestic abuse cases. Eduardo is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish.
Before arriving in Canada, Eduardo completed a Ph.D. in Political Science and International Relations. His academic work addressed public policy analysis in the access to justice literature and food security/food sovereignty topics. He also coordinated the organization of the Brazilian National Seminar about Food Security and Land Grabbing in 2018. Eduardo is also licensed as a lawyer in Brazil.
Eduardo holds an LL.B., Master’s degree and Ph.D. from the Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil. In Canada, he earned an LL.M. from Osgoode Hall Law School.