João Pedro Barroso do Nascimento



Practice in Business Law, especially in Corporate Law, Capital Markets, M&A, corporate disputes, shareholders’ activism and structured transactions in general. Handled several national and international deals in different areas of expertise and industry sectors. Provides full legal assistance to both closely and publicly-held companies. Defense attorney in administrative proceedings before the Central Bank of Brazil (Bacen) and the Brazilian Securities Exchange Commission (Comissão de Valores Mobiliários – CVM).


Doctor in Commercial Law at the São Paulo Faculty of Law – USP (2020).
Masters degree in Commercial Law by the São Paulo Faculty of Law– USP (2010).
Postgraduate in Business Law with a concentration in Corporate Law and Capital Market by Fundação Getúlio Vargas – FGV Direito Rio (2005).
Bachelor in Law by the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro – PUC-Rio (2003).

Additional Activities

Professor of the Graduation and Post-Graduation Courses at FGV Law in Rio de Janeiro. Author of the books “Defensive Measures regarding Takeover of Companies”, “Digital Assemblies and Other Technological Reflections in Assemblies of S/A”, and several articles in collective books and specialized magazines.