Our Team

Samir Farhat

Specialties: Litigation (judicial and arbitration) and counsel, in all areas of civil law.

Undergraduate degree in Law from Mackenzie Presbyterian University, with professional development courses taken at the University of Porto Law School (Portugal). He has been a member of the selection committee for several competitive civil-service exams in different Brazilian states, including exams for hiring judges, attorneys for the public defender’s office, and attorneys for the public prosecutor’s office.

Languages: English and Italian.

Gustavo Michel Arbach

Specialties: M&A Operation, Corporate Law (day-to-day and operations), Contracts and counsel for businesses.

Specialization in Corporate Law at the Institute of Education and Research (Insper) and undergraduate degree in Law from Mackenzie Presbyterian University.

Languages: English.

Felipe Wagner de Lima Dias

Specialties: Tax Counsel and Litigation

Master’s degree in Tax Law from the Getúlio Vargas Foundation, Specialization in Tax Law at the Getúlio Vargas Foundation; Specialization in Tax Law at the Brazilian Tax Law Institute (IBDT) and undergraduate degree in Law from Mackenzie Presbyterian University.

Mr. Dias has authored several book chapters and articles in tax journals.

Languages: English and Spanish.

Entities: Coordinator of the Sindustrigo (State Wheat Sector Union) Tax Workgroup

Veridiana Chaves Machado

Specialties: Labor Law Counsel and Litigation

Master’s Degree in Labor Law and Social Security from the University of São Paulo (USP) and undergraduate degree in Law from Mackenzie Presbyterian University. Ms. Machado has been a member of the selection committee for several competitive civil-service exams in the state of São Paulo.

Languages: English and Spanish.

Luiz Otávio Martinez Bertolo

Specialties: Preventive Counsel and Litigation in the areas of Criminal Compliance, Corporate Criminal Law and Administrative Sanction Law

Specialization in Corporate Criminal Law from the Getúlio Vargas Foundation (GV Law) and undergraduate degree from Mackenzie Presbyterian University.

Languages: English

Danilo Panzuti Basile

Specialties: Preventive counsel and litigation in the areas of Criminal Compliance and Corporate Criminal Law

Specialization in Compliance from the Administration Institute Foundation (FIA) and undergraduate degree in Law from Mackenzie Presbyterian University.

Languages: English

Ive Caroline Cândido

Specialties: Litigation (judicial and arbitration) and counsel, in all areas of civil law.

Specialization in Corporate Law from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (LL.M – Business Law – GVLaw) and Litigation from Faculdade de Direito Damásio de Jesus. e undergraduate degree in Law from Uniderp (Campo Grande/MS).

Languages: English and Spanish.

Luan Moreira

Specialties: Tax Counsel and Litigation

Completing a Master’s in Tax Law at the Getúlio Vargas Foundation (GV Law), Master’s in Laws in Tax Law (LLM) from Insper and undergraduate degree in Law from Mackenzie Presbyterian University.

Mr. Moreira is the author of several book chapters and articles in tax journals.

Languages: English and Spanish.

Fernanda Spada Salgueiro

Specialties: Labor Law Counsel and Litigation

Specialization in Individual Labor Rights, Collective Labor Rights, and Procedural Labor Law from Pontifical Catholic University, São Paulo (PUC-SP), specialization in Arbitration and Mediation from the Getúlio Vargas Foundation Law School and an undergraduate degree in Law from United Metropolitan Colleges (FMU).

Languages: English.

Isadora Castro Siufi

Specialties: Litigation (judicial and arbitration), Real State and counsel, in all areas of civil law.

Undergraduate degree in Law from Universidade Católica do Mato Grosso do Sul.

Languages: English and Spanish.

Mylena Su

Specialties: M&A Operation, Corporate Law (day-to-day and operations), Contracts and counsel for businesses.

Undergraduate in Law from Faculdade de Direito de São Bernardo do Campo.

Languages: English and Chinese.

Paulo Coraça da Gama Vaiano

Specialties: Obrigations, Contracts, Civil Responsability, Family e Successions.

Undergraduate degree in Law from the Law School of The University of São Paulo (USP).

Languages: English.