Rodrigo Rocha Monteiro de Castro

Attorney practicing in corporate law, M&A, corporate governance, capital markets, and sports law.

SJD, LL.M. and Specialization Degree (Certificate) in Commercial Law from the São Paulo Pontifical Catholic University (PUC-SP).

MBA degree from Insper.

Co-author of Bill 4,303 of 2012, which instituted the Special Regime for Simplified Joint-Stock Companies.

Co-author of Bill 5,082 of 2016, which instituted the Soccer Joint-Stock Company.

Founding Member and Chairman (2004-2010) of the Applied Corporate Law Institute (IDSA).

Founding Member and Chairman (2016-2019) of the Movement in Defense of Legal Practice (MDA).

Chairman (2014-2019) of the Committee for Follow-up on the New Commercial Code for Brazil (OAB/SP).

Professor of Corporate Law in the LL.M. Program of IBMEC/SP.

Former Professor of Commercial Law at the Mackenzie Presbyterian University.

Former General Counsel for Latin America of the Accor Group.

Author of over a hundred of articles, and coordinator of eight books on corporate law and capital market.

Author of the following books:

Controle Gerencial (Quartier Latin, 2010).

Regime Jurídico das Reorganizações: Reorganização Societária, Empresarial e Associativa (Saraiva, 2016).

Regime Especial da Sociedade Anônima Simplificada (Saraiva, 2013).

Futebol, Mercado e Estado (Quartier Latin, 2016).

Futebol e Governança (Migalhas, 2018).

languages: Portuguese, English, French and Spanish