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LanguagesPortuguese and English
Flavio has been working for over 20 years in corporate law matters, mergers and acquisitions, public offerings of both equity and debt instruments, corporate restructurings, broad legal advisory to listed companies, and private equity transactions both on the buy and sell sides. Flavio has a comprehensive experience in representing shareholders, managers and companies in administrative proceedings before the Brazilian Securities Exchange Commission – CVM.
Flavio was an associate of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York.
EducationBachelor of Laws Degree (LL.B.) from Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Masters of Laws Degree (LL.M.) from the University of Chicago. Member of the Brazilian Bar Association.
Flavio is recognized by Chambers and Partners as one of the main acting lawyers in Brazil in Corporate Law and Mergers & Acquisitions. He is highly regarded by peers, who consider him "an excellent lawyer" and "a point of reference for negotiations. "He has notable experience advising private equity funds on M&A and joint ventures in the pharmaceutical and real estate industries. One client values "his advanced understanding of business," adding: "He is capable of designing M&A structures that address clients' commercial problems and not merely from a legal perspective." (Chambers Latin America 2021).
Flavio is recognized by International Financial Law Review (IFLR 1000) 2021 as a highly regarded lawyer in M&A.
The Legal 500 also recommends Flavio in Corporate and M&A, (The Legal 500 Latin America 2021).
Flavio is also listed as one of the most admired attorneys in Brazil by the publication Análise Advocacia 2020.
He is also listed as a standout practitioner in M&A by Who's Who Legal Brazil.
Flavio is in the "LACCA Approved" list of recommended lawyers for 2021, voted by in-house counsel in Latin America, as one of the best Corporate/M&A lawyers to work with.
Articles and Publications
- Environmental Stocche Forbes’ Radar – 50th Edition
- Stocche Forbes Environmental Radar 49th
- Federal Decree extend terms to negotiate agreements regarding proportional salary and working hours reduction and temporary suspension of employment agreements
- New Federal Decree to foster sustainable infrastructure projects
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