Country Expert for Brazil
Speaker at AIJA Verona Conference, in April 2009 about Brazilian Franchise Law and Franchise M&A. Attended IBA annual conferences in 2008 and 2009.
Year of birth
Due Diligence in International Business Transactions Hawksmere, London -2005-; Fundação Getúlio Vargas EPGE – Escola de Pós-Graduação em Economia -2002-; Extension in Economy and Corporate Law (FGV, Rio de Janeiro) -2002-; Extension in Contracts (São Paulo) -1997-; Universidade de São Paulo (Largo São Francisco) -1992-.
Current professional position
Attorney at Dannemann Siemsen Advogados, Rio de Janeiro.
Escritório de Advocacia Gouvêa vieira (partner) -November 1997/July 2003-; Fabio Monteiro de Barros Advogados Associados (associated lawyers) -August 1996/November 1997-; Castro, Barros e Sobral Advogados S/C (associated lawyers) -July 1995/July 1996-.
Working with corporate law (mostly closely-held companies), participating in M&A, legal due diligences. Preparing corporate agreements in general. Preparing IP and Distribution agreements, mostly franchise agreements. Preparing legal agreements in general, Opinions over different matters. Worked with environmental law and corporate law. In the environmental field, preparing adjustment terms, legal opinions, legal due diligences, contracts, environmental litigation public hearings and environmental licensing procedures. In corporate law, opinions over general matters, preparing legal agreements and corporate documents in general.
Portuguese, English, French.