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Bruno Robert


- Graduated in Law at Universidade de São Paulo in 2003;
- Specialization degree in Economics from the School of Economics of Fundação Getulio Vargas;
- Masters in Corportate Law from the Universidade de São Paulo;
- Ph.D. in Corporate Law from the Universidade de São Paulo;
- LL.M. in Financial and Securities Regulation from the School of Law of the Georgetown University;
- He is a lecturer at graduate and specialization courses, and a teaching assistant at the School of Law of the Universidade de São Paulo, within the "Programa de Aperfeiçoamento de Ensino" - PAE;
- Worked for the Board of Directors of the Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission (2007-2008);
- Worked at the Department of International Regulatory Affairs of the Securities and Exchange Commission - SEC, Washington, DC (2009-2010).

Areas of practice

Corporate Law


- Portuguese, English, French and Italian.

Awards and rankings

- Recognized by Legal 500 in “Bankruptcy / Restructuring” - 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015;
- Recognized by Legal 500 in “Corporate/M&A” - 2013, 2014 and 2015.

Admission and Associations

- Member of the Brazilian Bar Association since 2004;
- IBA – International Bar Association;
- ICGN – International Corporate Governance Network;
- ABRASCA – Associação Brasileira das Companhias Abertas;
- IBGC – Instituto Brasileiro de Governança Corporativa.


  • "Contract Conclusion Through Silence" (in Direito Civil: Direito Patrimonial e Direito Existencial, Método, São Paulo, 2006)
  • "Open Price Contracts" (in A Outra Face do Poder Judiciário, Del Rey, São Paulo, 2007)
  • "The Federal Law nº 11.638/07 and the Mandatory Dividends Calculation" (in Fusão, Cisão e Incorporação, e Temas Correlatos, Quartier Latin, São Paulo, 2009)
  • “Proxy Solicitation and Shareholder Director Nominations in Brazil”: A Comparative Analysis of Instrução CVM No 481/09 (in RDM, n. 155-156, ago-dez 2010, pp. 76-104; also available at
  • The Discretionary Reserves and the Idiosyncrasies of the Brazilian Capital Markets (in RDM, n. 158, abr-jun 2011, pp. 67-110)
  • A precedent on empty voting and hidden ownership in the Brazilian securities market (IBA Securities Law Committee)



São Paulo | SP

Av. Brigadeiro Faria Lima, 1744
6º andar - 01451 910
+55 11 3038 1000

Brasília | DF

SHS, Quadra 06 – Complexo Brasil XXI
Bloco C – Salas 506/507 - 70322 915
+55 61 3039 8430