Leonardo Cotta Pereira - SiqueiraCastro
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Leonardo Cotta Pereira

Leonardo Cotta Pereira


Praça Pio X, 15 – 3º andar
20040-020 Rio de Janeiro – RJ

+55 21 2223-8818


• Recurring litigation
• Foreign capital
• Compliance, integrity and corporate ethics programs
• Civil law and contracts
• Economic and competition law
• Renewable energy
• Financial and banking law
• Fintechs
• Mergers and acquisitions
• Capital market
• Negócios Imobiliários
• International transactions and contracts
• Recovery of Companies and Bankruptcies
• Electric power sector
• Corporate
• Startups
• Successions, estate planning and related matters
• Graduated from Rio de Janeiro Federal University (UFRJ) Law School, in 2001
• Specialization in Constitutional Law from Rio de Janeiro State University (UERJ)
• Master 2 Recherche in Contract Law from Université Montpellier I, France
• Languages: Portuguese, French and English

• Member of the Board of Directors of the Brazilian Chamber of Commerce in France (CCBF)
• Chairman of the Corporate Governance Committee of the CCFB
• Member of the Brazilian Bar Association
• Member of the Portuguese Bar Association
• Membro do Project Management Institute (PMI)
• Membro do Conselho de Administração e do Comitê Executivo da Associação Francesa de Beneficência

• Over 15 years of experience in the area of corporate law, strategic civil litigation and contracts in
international transactions

• Worked for more than 5 years as an associate lawyer with the firm FIDAL in Paris, coordinating the Brazilian Desk







• Elected by Análise Advocacia as one of the most respected lawyers in Brazil in the area of International Trade
• Elected by Leaders League as one of the best Brazilian lawyers in the area of Competition/Antitrust