Guilherme Sampaio. A partner in the firm’s capital markets area, he has more than 15 years of experience in advising companies, institutions and institutional investors in a wide range of transactions, including IPOs, M&As of Public Companies and Corporate Restructuring. In 2020, UK’s Client Choice awarded him as Brazil’s leading capital markets attorney. He also worked in the following award-winning operations: acquisition of Avon by Natura (representing Natura); merger of TAM S.A. by Lan Airlines and creation of LATAM (representing LAN); acquisition of Amil by United Healthy (representing United Healthy); JV Boeing and Embraer (representing Boeing); Cosan Group’s Corporate Restructuring and Raízen’ s IPO.
Bachelor’s Degree in Law from the University of São Paulo (USP). LL.M. from the Stanford Law School. Post-Graduation in Corporate Governance, School of Continuing and Professional Studies, NY University (NYU). Post-Graduation in Corporate Law from FGV-SP. Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, USA (2008 – 2009). U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, D.C. (2010)