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Baptista Luz Advogados

Work Department

Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions and Succession Planning & Family




Arthur Andersen marked in 1994 the initiation of his career. Four years afterwards, in quest of legal challenges, he joined a São Paulo law boutique specialized in Company Law, to which he dedicated six years before making the important decision of responding to his entrepreneurial nature to found Baptista Luz Advogados in 2004. Responsible for over 60 company acquisitions with international involvement in more than half of the operations. Participated in numerous investment transactions, joint-ventures and corporate disputes, domestic and international. Has advised large companies, investment funds, family offices, individual investors and startups. Not only is he the Managing Partner of Baptista Luz Advogados, but he also coordinates the corporate practice, M&A, contracts and the digital area, as well as the Asset Planning and Succession projects. He keeps up with his entrepreneurial activities by being an investor, a mentor and a lecturer at several accelerators and support programs to startups in Brazil. He has been nominated by Private Client Global Elite 2017




Brazilian Bar Association


LL.B from the Law School of the São Paulo University
LL.M in Tax Law from São Paulo’s Pontifícia Universidade Católica

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Corporate and M&A

Baptista Luz Advogados covers corporate, tax, labour, data protection and IP law, and is equipped to advise on venture capital and M&A deals, often working on behalf of technology companies and venture capital and private equity funds. Managing partner Luis Felipe Baptista Luz and Jessica Bernstein Heumann are names to note at the partner level, and Diogo Perroni Carvalho and Diego Nabarro are key associates.