Eduardo Perazza De Medeiros > Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados > São Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados
1052 – SÃO PAULO
SP 04534004

Work Department

Litigation, Arbitration and Dispute Resolution, Crisis Management, Technology, Retail and Consumer, Education, Mining




Perazza has a solid experience with administrative disputes, arbitrations, and in and out-of-court proceedings. His practice encompasses the provision of strategic consulting aiming at the prevention and settlement of all kind of disputes and at the management of crises and contingencies, assisting in the definition of action plans and strategies. Additionally, he is a specialist in technology and digital law , including subjects related to the Data Protection Law, such as security and privacy policies, terms of personal data protection and use, and issues related to ConsumerLaw.

He further provides legal assistance to clients within the scope of improbity actions related to bidding processes; public civil actions related to environmental issues, consumer’s right, and competition law; arbitrations and judicial proceedings related to corporate disputes, tort liability, law of obligations, right of publicity, and product liability; and judicial proceedings related to the media, sports, and entertainment. Perazza also engages in administrative procedures before the Brazilian Prosecution Office, Securities Commission (CVM), Central Bank, Council of National Financial System Resources (CRSFN), and Consumer Protection Office (PROCON).


  • Brazilian Bar Association
  • Associação dos Advogados de São Paulo
  • Brazilian Arbitration Committee
  • ICDR Young & International Group
  • International Bar Association


  • Maastricht University, Brussels, Belgium – Certification as Data Protection Officer (DPO), 2020
  • University College London, United Kingdom – LL.M in International Litigation and Arbitration, 2011
  • Pontifícia Universidade Católica of São Paulo (PUC-SP), Brazil – Bachelor of Laws, 2006

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Dispute Resolution: Litigation

(Next Generation Partners)

Eduardo Perazza de MedeirosMachado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados

The sizeable dispute resolution team at Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados is a solid performer in litigation at all levels in Brazil, including proceedings before the superior courts in Brasília. Recently, the team has been particularly active in cases involving clients from the mining, technology, start-up, pharmaceutical, banking and aviation sectors; bankruptcy and judicial reorganisations are also areas of strength for the department. Eliane Cristina Carvalho, whose fields of expertise include civil litigation, crisis management and preventive measures, heads up the practice with Gláucia Mara Coelho, who stands out for her impressive track record in high-stakes judicial and administrative proceedings. Corporate disputes are notable areas of practice for Ariana Anfe and Paulo Eduardo Leite Marino. Eduardo Perazza de Medeiros is another key contact, especially for contractual disputes, environmental class actions and administrative improbity claims.

Brazil > Dispute Resolution: Arbitration

Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados fields a team of lawyers specialised in ad hoc and institutional arbitration, which stands out for its significant experience in international proceedings involving a range of jurisdictions, including the US, the Netherlands, Uruguay and Ireland. Its client base comprises new and longstanding clients operating in the oil and gas, banking, construction, real estate, telecoms, mining and pharmaceutical industries. The department is particularly skilled in corporate, commercial and M&A-related disputes. Co-head Eliane Cristina Carvalho has recently been nominated as one of the Brazilian representatives of the International Court of Arbitration of the ICC. Eduardo Perazza de Medeiros is not only engaged in arbitrations concerning banking, corporate and insurance disputes, but is also retained to lead advice on matters involving sports contracts. Recently promoted partner Gisela Ferreira Mation is a key contact for cross-border mandates.