Dr. Claudia Schallenmüller Ens is an associate (advogada Brasil/advogada Portugal) in the Frankfurt office. She focuses on antitrust, compliance and data protection.

Ms. Schallenmüller Ens joined Debevoise in 2017. From 2015 to 2017 she clerked for a Brazilian law firm advising on and dealing with German and Brazilian civil and commercial law as well as with international compliance issues. She provided legal advice to Brazilian and German clients.

Ms. Schallenmüller Ens studied law at the Universidade Estadual Paulista in Franca-Sao Paulo (Brazil). She was admitted to the Bar Association (OAB, Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil) of Sao Paulo, Brazil, in 2001. In 2003 she received her LL.M. and 2010 her doctorate in law at the University of Freiburg. She was scholar of FAPESP (Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de São Paulo), Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung and DAAD (Deutsch Akademischer Austauschdienst). From 2007 to 2010 she was a scientific collaborator at the University of Freiburg (and director of a mentoring program for female law students – Justitia Mentoring).

Ms. Schallenmüller Ens is a Lecturer for Brazilian and Portuguese Law at Heidelberg University.

Ms. Schallenmüller Ens is the author of “Die Vereinbarkeit des Naturschutzrechts mit der verfassungsrechtlichen Eigentumsgarantie in Deutschland und in Brasilien,” Schriften der Deutsch-Brasilianischen Juristenvereinigung, Shaker Verlag (2013). She is a frequent editor of the “Kurzmitteilungen,” Mitteilungen der Deutsch-Brasilianischen Juristenvereinigung since 2014. Her other publications include „Vermittlung von Kenntnissen einer fremden Rechtsordnung an Studierende der Rechtswissenschaften“, Kunz/Mese: Rechtssprache und Schwächerenschutz. Nomos Verlag (2018); “Zur Rechtshilfe zwischen Brasilien und Deutschland. Gedanken und Vorschläge,” Mitteilungen der Deutsch-Brasilianischen Juristenvereinigung (2015) and “Sobre a Cooperação Judiciária entre Brasil e Alemanha – Ideias e Sugestões para melhoria,” Mitteilungen der Deutsch-Brasilianischen Juristenvereinigung (2015); “Contornos da Corte Européia de Direitos Humanos e a decisão sobre a pena de morte no caso Öcalan v. Turquia,” Revista de Estudos Jurídicos UNESP (2006); “Crítica à Ordem Econômica na Constituição de 1988, a exemplo da Lei Fundamental Alemã,” Revista Jurídica UNICOC (2006); “Crédito documentário. Natureza jurídica, estrutura e abrangência atual,” Revista Nacional de Direito e Jurisprudência (2001) and “Lex Mercatoria como fonte do direito do comércio internacional,” Revista dos Acadêmicos de Direito UNESP (1998).

Ms. Schallenmüller Ens is admitted to the Sao Paulo Bar ( OAB-SP) and to the Lisbon Bar (OAP-CRL). She is a member of the Frankfurt Bar. She is also a member of DBJV (Deutsch-Brasilianische Juristenvereinigung). Her native languages are Portuguese and German and she is fluent in English and has good knowledge of Spanish.

Education

  • Universität Freiburg, Dr. iur.
  • Universität Freiburg, LL.M.

Bar Admissions

  • São Paulo
  • Lisbon