Erasmo Valladão Azevedo e Novaes França has masters and Ph.D. degree in Corporate Law from University of São Paulo Law School, where he is also an Associate Professor and Chief of the Corporate Law Department. Former counselor and cultural director of the Attorney’s Association of São Paulo (1983 and 1990-1999). Former member of the Managing Counsel of the Center for Law Firms Studies. Practicing Lawyer in São Paulo. Published the following academic works: “Conflitos de Interesse nas Assembléias de S.A.” (1ª e 2ª Eds: Malheiros, 1993 e 2014), “Invalidade das Deliberações de Assembléia das S.A.” (Malheiros, 1999), “Comentários à Lei de Recuperação de Empresas e Falência” (co-author, 2ª ed., RT, 2007), “Direito Societário Contemporâneo I” (coordinator, Quartier Latin, 2009), “Temas de Direito Societário, Falimentar e Teoria da Empresa” (Malheiros, 2009), “A sociedade em comum” (Malheiros, 2013) e “Temas de Direito Empresarial e outros estudos em homenagem ao Professor Luiz Gastão Paes de Barros Leães” (Malheiros, 2014, coord., co-author), besides various articles in specialized journals and reviews. Is currently a member of Commercial Law Review (RDM, Malheiros) and Corporate Law Review (Juruá) editorial counsels.
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English, Italian, Spanish (reading), French (reading) and German (reading).
Bachelor of law from the University of São Paulo.
Post-graduate degree in Civil Procedure law from the University of São Paulo.
Master degree in Commercial Law from the University of São Paulo.
Doctor of Business Law from the University of São Paulo.
Specialist: Summer Program in Foreign and Comparative Law – The Parker School of Foreign and Comparative Law – Columbia University, Nova Iorque.
Associate Professor of Commercial Law at the University of São Paulo Law School.