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Nelson Eizirik

Nelson Eizirik

Eizirik AdvogadosR. Santa Luzia651/34º andarRio de JaneiroBrazil20021-903

Thought Leader

WWL Ranking: Thought Leader
WWL Ranking: Thought Leader

Global Leader

WWL Ranking: Recommended
Corporate Governance 2020

Professional Biography

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Nelson Eizirik is singled out by peers as "a legend in the corporate governance space".

Biography

Mr Nelson Eizirik is the founding partner of Eizirik Advogados, a boutique law firm with headquarters in Rio de Janeiro and offices in São Paulo, which acts mainly in the fields of corporate governance law and securities markets regulation. Mr Nelson Eizirik is also active in arbitration proceedings, mostly as an arbitrator. He is a professor of corporate law and securities law at Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School. He was also a commissioner of the Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission and the chairman of the Comissão de Aquisições e Fusões, a self-regulatory entity created to monitor mergers and acquisitions of Brazilian public corporations. Mr Nelson Eizirik has written many articles and books on corporate law, banking law, securities law, and arbitration. His latest books are: Comments on  Corporate Law (four volumes, second edition) and Capital Markets Regulation (fourth edition).

National Leader

WWL Ranking: Recommended
Brazil - Corporate Governance

Professional Biography

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Nelson Eizirik draws high praise from market commentators for his profound expertise in corporate governance and related disputes.

Biography

Nelson Eizirik is the founding partner of Eizirik Advogados, acting mainly in corporate governance and securities markets in both Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo. He is the former chair, and a current member, of the board of the Brazilian Panel on Mergers and Take-overs, a self-regulatory entity. He is also professor of corporate law and securities regulation at Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School. He is a member of the board of directors of the Museum of Modern Art of Rio de Janeiro. He was also commissioner of the Brazilian Securities Commission. Nelson has written many articles and books on corporate law, banking law, securities law and arbitration. His latest books are Comments on Corporate Law (four volumes, second edition) and Capital Markets Regulation (fourth edition).
WWL Ranking: Recommended
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