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Leonardo Miranda

Leonardo Miranda

Practice Groups

Energy, Oil and Gas, Corporate Law and Foreign Investment, Mergers &, Acquisitions, Infrastructure, Private Equity &, Venture Capital


Office: São Paulo
Phone: (55 11) 5086 5422


Professional experience

Leonardo’s experience includes corporate and regulatory matters, structuring of financing contracts and project contracts such as concession or production sharing contracts, associative contracts (JOAs, etc.), PPAs, EPCs, fuel supply and equipment contracts and O&M contracts. He was also a foreign associate at Allen & Overy LLP in London, from 2004 to 2005.


He is recommended in Chambers Latin America for his expertise in Natural Resources (Oil).


  • English
  • Spanish


  • LL.M. degree from the University of Dundee (CEPMLP Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy), UK, in 2004.
  • MBA in Corporate Law from IBMEC, in 2001.
  • Graduate of the Law School of Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio), 1998.

Additional activities:

  • Member of the Oil and Gas Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce of Rio de Janeiro (AmCham Rio).
  • Member of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN) (Steering Committee Latin America).
  • Member of the Legal Committee of the Brazilian Petroleum, Gas and Biofuels Institute (IBP).
  • Member of the Energy Committee of the British Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Brazil.

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