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Luiz Renato Okumura

Luiz Renato Okumura

Practice Groups

Corporate Law and Foreign Investment, Mergers and Acquisitions, Bioenergy, Agribusiness, Private Equity & Venture Capital


Office: São Paulo
Phone: (55 11) 5086-5174


Professional experience

Luiz has been working with Corporate Law and Mergers & Acquisitions for over 15 years, including joint ventures, corporate restructurings, capital market transactions and venture capital structures. He is also part of the firm’s Agribusiness industry group, representing Brazilian and foreign clients in purchase and sale transactions. In addition, Luiz has broad experience in planning and structuring foreign investments in Brazil, in the analysis, drafting and negotiation of highly complex contracts, and in the performance of due diligence procedures.


Recognized in the relevant international legal guides Latin Lawyer 250 and IFLR 1000 (Highly Regarded).


  • English


  • Specialized degree in Business Management from Business School São Paulo in 2007.
  • LL.M. degree from the Law School of University of Chicago, Illinois, USA, in 2002.
  • Graduate of the Law School of Universidade de São Paulo (USP) in 1998.


  • Co-author of the chapter "Agricultural Law in Brazil: Overview", from the book Global Agricultural Law. London: Sweet & Maxwell/Thomsom Reuters, 2015.

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