São Paulo.

Areas of performance:
Corporate Litigations, Corporate Law and Foreign Investment.

Academic qualifications:
Post-graduation in International Law, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, 2002.
Bachelor of Law, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, 1993.

Portuguese, English.

Professional background:

  • Founding partner of Franco Advogados, Paulo Franco ishead of the lawyers´ team dealing with legal auditing, civil judicial disputes and recovery of companies.
  • More than 20 years of experience in diverse areas of legal practice;
  • Specialized indue diligences purchase and sale of financial institutions in Brazil;
  • Well-versed legal consultant in areas such as Business Law, Foreign Investment, structuring and instituting foreign companies in Brazil, Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A), especially in IT and infra-structure enterprises.