Eduardo Boulos
Partner | Corporate Disputes; Doing Business in Brazil; Corporate, M&A and Private Equity +55 (11) 3165-3009


Eduardo Boulos has extensive experience in the representation of both domestic and international clients in the acquisition and sale of publicly traded corporations and privately-held companies, and in the negotiation of shareholders’ agreements on behalf of both minority and majority shareholders. He has acted as counsel in some of Brazil’s most high-profile transactions in various economic sectors in recent years. Eduardo also assists clients in corporate disputes, restructurings and in the formation and dissolution of joint ventures, on behalf of both Brazilian residents and nonresidents. In addition to this, he maintains a strong body of foreign clients whom he advises on issues relating to the commencement of business operations in Brazil, and the restructuring of family assets and estates.


LL.B., Law School of the University of São Paulo
Masters` Degree in finance, Fundação Instituto de Administração (FIA)


English, Portuguese and Spanish


  • “Department co-head Eduardo Alfred Taleb Boulos is considered by sources to be ‘insightful, agile, sympathetic and a good negotiator.’ He is well regarded by peers in the market for his practice, which focuses principally on capital markets and corporate/M&A matters. He is regularly retained by both domestic and international clients from a wide variety of sectors.” - (Chambers and Partners – Chambers Latin America)
  • "Praised for his 'excellent technical skills', Eduardo Boulos is a 'unique and brilliant lawyer'." - (The Legal 500)
  • "Eduardo Boulos heads up the corporate team and is singled out by clients for his 'business mindset and sound advice'." - (Chambers and Partners - Global and Latin America)
  • "Eduardo Boulos is singled out for his ‘pragmatic and collaborative approach'." (The Legal 500)
  • Recognition by the Leaders League for the Corporate and M&A practice


Concorrência e Regulação no Serviço Telefônico Fixo Comutado – Um Balanço, in ROCHA, Bolívar Moura (org.), A Regulação da Infra-estrutura no Brasil – Balanços e Propostas (IOB – Thomson, 2003)

BOULOS, Eduardo Alfred Taleb; SZTERLING, Fernando, O novo mercado e as práticas diferenciadas de governança corporativa exame de legalidade frente aos poderes das bolsas de valores, in Revista de Direito Mercantil, Industrial, Econômico e Financeiro (Malheiros, v.41, n.125, 2002)