João Felipe Viegas Figueira de Mello is specialized in Corporate Law and Capital Markets, with emphasis in business (re)structuring and mergers & acquisitions transactions and in corporate e estate reorganizations.
Active participation in corporate litigation, with focus in arbitration, and in administrative proceedings before the Brazilian Securities Commission (Comissão de Valores Mobiliários – CVM).
Holds a degree in Law from Universidade Cândido Mendes – Ipanema, 2004.
Admitted to the Brazilian Bar Association, Rio de Janeiro Section, under No. 129.500.
Joined the firm in October 2005; previously was an intern and lawyer in Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados.