Since 2014, Carolina has been an integral part of the Back Schwartz Vaughan team, committed to providing support to all employees to ensure an efficient work environment.
As head of the HR department, Carolina manages over 20 employees (including all solicitors and supporting staff). Carolina works closely with both Directors, Tony Schwartz and Frank Back as well as all solicitors and staff to ensure Back Schwartz Vaughan is always prepared to meet all their client needs.
Carolina has a background in law as a Brazilian Lawyer with over 6 years of experience in Brazil.
Carolina holds a Bachelor of Laws, UFF – Universidade Federal Fluminense (2012) and Brazil’s equivalent of Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice, OAB - Ordem dos Advogados do Brazil (2012).
Prior to Back Schwartz Vaughan, she worked in Brazil as:
Paralegal assisting Rio De Janeiro’s State Attorney at the Prosecution Office of the State of Rio de Janeiro (Procuradoria Geral do Estato do Rio de Janeiro)
Government Mediator Agent leading mediation trials on issues involving civil law, torts, property and commerce at Second Civil Court of Niteroi (Segunda Vara Civel na Comarca de Niteroi)
Paralegal at Rio de Janeiro’s Legal Aid (Defensoria Publica do Estado do Rio de Janeiro)
Government Mediator Agent leading mediation trials on issues involving criminal law at VII Special Criminal Court of the State of Rio de Janeiro (VII Juizado Especial Criminal do Estado do Rio de Janeiro)