Professional Experience

For the past 10 years, Vinicius worked in some of the largest and most renowned law firms in Brazil, assisting clients in various cross-border M&A transactions as well as domestic and cross-border debt issuance, assisting both Brazilian and international clients.

Vinícius Alvarez

Practice Areas

M&A and Private Equity


Master of Corporate Law (M.C.L.) – University of Cambridge, UK (2020). Specialization in finance for lawyers – Alumni Coppead (2017). LL.M. in Commercial Law with emphasis in Corporate Law and the Capital Markets – FGV Direito Rio (2015). Bachelor of laws – Federal University of the State of Rio de Janeiro – UNIRIO (2011). International Exchange Program – Law School of the University of Porto – FDUP (2010).


Member of Brazilian Bar Association (OAB).


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