Guilherme C. O. de Magalhães
Guilherme C. O. de Magalhães is a lawyer with expertise in finance, transaction structuring, corporate governance, arbitration, and litigation. He recently joined our office at Rio de Janeiro. Guilherme has worked for a top-tier litigation firm and a Chinese-Brazilian bank, gaining experience in areas such as financial regulation and corporate governance.
Graduating with a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) and a Minor in Economics from Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV-Rio), Guilherme received a full merit-based scholarship. He founded FGV's Mediation and Negotiation Centre and participated in international legal competitions on behalf of the institution. During his studies, he was selected for the J.D. exchange program at Columbia University, where he attended classes in international arbitration, contracts, deals, and studied capital markets at Columbia Business School.
Guilherme is fluent in Portuguese, English, and French.