Mr Alexandre de Mendonça Wald > Wald, Antunes, Vita e Blattner Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Wald, Antunes, Vita e Blattner Advogados
04543-906 SÃO PAULO
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Work Department



Corporate and M&A

Administrative and Regulatory Law


Founding Partner


Alexandre de Mendonça Wald is a partner at Wald, Antunes, Vita e Blattner Advogados. Admitted to the Brazilian Bar (OAB) in 1984, Alexandre has almost 30 years of practice as a lawyer, being highly regarded by his clients. He has also authored books and many articles in the fields of banking, finance, corporate law and capital markets, amongst which “O Direito de Parceria e a nova Lei de Concessões”, published in 1996 by Editora Revista dos Tribunais.

Alexandre Wald acts in complex disputes and transactions in various areas of practice, such as Corporate, M&A, Capital Markets, Telecommunications, Infrastructure, Concessions, Administrative and Regulatory Law. 

He has been frequently recognized by leading practice rankings and publications. Chambers Global and Chambers Latin America 2014 stated that Alexandre de Mendonça Wald “is championed by clients as being ‘extremely responsive and understanding the urgency of his client’s needs’. Moreover, according to Legal500 2013-2014, “Alexandre de Mendonça Wald is ‘tenacious and technically astute’”. Mr. Alexandre Wald has led Wald in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2013 Latin Lawyer’s Deal of the Year awards.


Portuguese, English and French.


Founding-member and President of the Penn Law Brazil Alumni Club.

Member of the Turnaround Management Association – Brazil.


Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro (Bachelor of Laws, 1981).

Universidade Cândido Mendes, Rio de Janeiro (Master of Laws, 1984)

University of Pennsylvania Law School, Philadelphia (LL.M., 1986)

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Dispute Resolution: Litigation

Entirely devoted to dispute resolution, Wald, Antunes, Vita e Blattner Advogados possesses the ‘ability to handle highly complex cases‘ heard before judicial courts and administrative bodies. With strong credentials in prominent superior court proceedings, the team is well versed in advising on civil, commercial, corporate, banking and infrastructure-related lawsuits. Founding partner Arnoldo Wald, Alexandre de Mendonça Wald, who specialises in disputes involving corporate law and concessions, and Arnoldo Wald Filho, who is well regarded for his ‘ability to resolve hurdles and settle disputes‘ in an array of sectors, are some of the main points of contact in the team. Mariana Tavares Antunes ‘stands out for her organisation and execution skills‘. Consumer and competition litigation are among Brasília-based partner Marcus Vinícius Vita Ferreira‘s areas of expertise, while ‘technical lawyerEduardo Cezar Chad and Bernardo Cavalcanti Freire are proficient in bankruptcy and restructuring cases. Riccardo Giuliano Figueira Torre, Adriana Campos Conrado Zamponi in Rio de Janeiro, and the recently promoted Clarissa Marcondes Macéa are also active in litigation.