Cantidiano Advogados is composed by professionals with acknowledged reputation
and solid experience in several areas of Corporate Law, always striving for the highest
To equally assist startups or smaller companies and companies of several sizes and
stages of development, in the most diverse segments of the economic activity.
To provide high quality customized services, contributing for the creation of solutions
to promote the solid and safe development of our clients´ businesses and to defend
Cantidiano Advogados was created in 2016 by Luiz Leonardo Cantidiano (in
memoriam), when he and his partners, who had solid experience in the capital and
financial markets, decided to leave the firm of which they were previously partners,
with the purpose to focus their practice in these areas.
Nowadays, amongst the goals of Cantidiano Advogados, is the preservation and
maintenance of the legacy left by Cantidiano, who died in 2017.
Luiz Leonardo Cantidiano is considered to have been one of the main Brazilian
lawyers in the areas of Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions and Capital Markets,
having served as Commissioner (1990-1991) and, later on, Chairman (2002-2004) of
the Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission – CVM.
Specialization and diversified experience of the team, considered a reference in
Corporate Law, with thorough knowledge of the financial and capital markets
Professionals with an intense experience involving public companies and other
Capacity to deal with a broad spectrum of needs
Participation in large projects in the areas of infrastructure, privatizations, mergers and
acquisitions and strong practice in corporate disputes
Close contact with the clients and direct and permanent involvement of the partners
Optimization of resources, aiming the best cost/benefit relation to the clients
Search for innovative and customized solutions, always focused on the strategic
purposes of the clients