Hélio de Melo Mosimann

FOUNDING PARTNER

helio@mh.adv.br

Professional experience

Founding Partner of Mosimann-Horn, Helio Mosimann has a unique judicial perspective, due to his long career in the Judiciary. He served as a judge in Santa Catarina from 1964 to 1979, High Court Judge in Santa Catarina from 1979-1990, and a Judge “Minister” of the Brazilian Federal High Court (Superior Tribunal de Justiça) from 1990 to 2001.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina – UFSC (1960).

Additional activities

Judge “Minister”, Brazilian High Federal Court – STJ (1990-2001).
High Court Judge, High Court of Santa Catarina – TJSC (1979-1990).
Chief Electoral Judge in Santa Catarina, Vice-President and President, Electoral Tribunal of Santa Catarina – TRE/SC (1988-1989).
President, Judges Association of Santa Catarina (1980-1981).
Professor, Judges School of Santa Catarina.

Recognition

Medal of Electoral Honour, awarded by the Electoral Tribunal of Santa Catarina – TRE/SC (2017).
Honorary Citizen, in the cities of São José do Cedro, São João Batista, São Miguel do Oeste and Brusque, Santa Catarina, Brazil.
Peace Promoter Medal, awarded by the National Army (1991).
Cross of Judiciary Merit, awarded by the Judges Association of Brazil (1990).
Bandeirante Correia Pinto Medal, awarded by the City Hall of Lages, Santa Catarina (1990).