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Azevedo Sette Advogados

AV. PRES. JUSCELINO KUBITSCHEK, 2041, TORRE E, 16 ANDAR, SÃO PAULO SP 04543-011, BRAZIL
Tel:
Work +55 11 4083 7600
Web:
www.azevedosette.com.br
Azevedo Sette Advogados, Luiz A. Sette, Sao Paulo, BRAZIL

Luiz A. Sette

Tel:
Work +55 (11) 4083.7613
Email:
Azevedo Sette Advogados

Work Department

Corporate M&A, Contracts, Foreign Investments, Intellectual Property, Telecommunication, Internet and Information Technology

Position

Partner, Manager Partner

Career

The partner has over 20 years’ experience advising clients in complex transactions involving commercial contracts, foreign investments, mergers and acquisitions, and intellectual property matters, especially in Telecommunication, Internet and Information Technology sectors. Luiz was General Counsel in Microsoft Brazil company (1998-2002) and Lead Regional General Counsel Microsoft Latin America (2002-2008). In Microsoft, Luiz led a group of more than 160 attorneys across dozens of Subsidiaries providing legal support for worldwide commercial transactions in excess value of US$ 58 billion, being responsible for all programmatic legal work for Microsoft sales organization and support to all sales units worldwide. The partner was foreign associate at Simpson, Thatcher & Bartlett, New York (1995).

Languages

English, Spanish and Portuguese.

Member

Chair in Sports Law Committee in IBA - International Bar Association. Member of Brazilian Bar Association.

Education

graduated in Law from PUC/MG (LL.B., 1989). Master from University of Pennsylvania, EUA (LL.M., 1995).

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