Partner

Luiz Kignel

Practice Area
Family and Succession Law, Estate Planning
Professional Experience

Experience in Family and Succession Law, and Estate Planning. Assistant professor of the Family-Owned Business Course at Getulio Vargas Foundation – GVPEC – São Paulo. Member of the Study Group for Family-Owned Business at GVLaw, of the Brazilian Institute of Family Law, and the Association of Family Law and Succession. Co-author of books “Os Negócios e o Direito – Sobrevivência Legal no Brasil”, “Patrimônio e Sucessão – defendendo os herdeiros e os negócios”, “Planejamento Sucessório – aspectos familiares, societários e tributários”, “E Deus criou a empresa familiar – uma visão contemporânea” and “Empresas Familiares – Governança Corporativa, Governança Familiar, Governança Jurídica”.

Education
  • Law degree from the University of São Paulo in 1987

  • Postgraduate degree in Private Law from the University of São Paulo in 1989

  • Postgraduate degree in Civil Procedure Law from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo in 1998

  • Postgraduate degree in Mediation and Arbitration from Getulio Vargas Foundation in 2004

Languages
Portuguese and English
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