A member of law firms focused on Corporate Law since 2003, joined Leoni Siqueira Advogados as a trainee in 2006.
João Paulo Ferraz Vasconcellos is specialized in corporate transactions, specially M&A, and contracts in general.
He earned a Master of Laws LL.M. degree from Harvard Law School (2012); a Certificate in Corporate Law and Capital Markets from Fundação Getulio Vargas/Direito-Rio (2008); and a Bachelor of Law degree from Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (2007).
Author of the articles:
“Public Offering of Shares and Tag Along Rights”, published in the Antithesis section of Capital Aberto Magazine (July 2010 Ed. – only available in Portuguese).
“How Brazil Broke Loose/O sucesso do Brasil”, published by Project Syndicate (April 17, 2012) and O Estado de São Paulo (May 1, 2012 Ed.) – written with Professor Mark J. Roe from Harvard Law School.