Location: São Paulo
Telephone: +55 (11)3488-4600
E-mail: [email protected]
Founding-Partner of the law firm Guarnera Advogados.
“Cavaliere al Merito” of the Italian Republic, in 2002.
- Graduate in Jurisprudence with honorable mention by the Law Faculty of Palermo, in 1985;
- Lawyer in Italy since 1989;
- Graduated in Law by the Law Faculty of the University of São Paulo, in 1994;
- Member of Brazilian Bar (OAB) São Paulo Section since 1995;
- President of “Promo Brasile Italia” Milan association, since 2020;
- President of “Itálicos do Brasil” São Paulo association, since 2019;
- President of the “Ethics Council” of the Brazilian Fencing Confederation, since 2019;
- President of “Patronato ACLI” São Paulo, since 2018;
- Member of “Omnia Italian Desk nel Mondo”, since 2018:
- Vice-President of “G.E.I – Gruppo Esponenti Italiani” São Paulo, since 2017;
- Vice-President of the Italian-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce and Industry of São Paulo, from 2000 to 2014;
- Founding-Partner and Secretary-Director of “G.E.I – Gruppo Esponenti Italiani” São Paulo, from 2000 to 2017;
- Founder and President of “São Lourenço” São Paulo association, since 1997;
- Founder and President of “Abbà Brasile – Formazione e Sostegno alla Gioventù” association, from 2005 to 2019;
- Founder and President of “Esgrimaster Brasil” association, from 2013 to 2019;
- Secretary-Director of “São Paulo Federation of Fencing” from 2017 to 2019, after being appointed Interventor of the “Brazilian Fencing Confederation” (Jan/Mar 2017);
- Founder and President of “ACLI” São Paulo association, from 1999 to 2009 and in 2012. Vice-President from 2009 to 2012;
- Founder and President of “Junior Italian-Brazilian Chamber”, from 1992 to 1998;
- Member of AIJA “Association Internationale des Jeunes Avocats” up to 2007;
- Member of the Board of “Circolo Italiano” São Paulo, from 1999 to 2002;
- Member of the “Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil – (OAB) ” São Paulo ;
- Winner of the award “Legal Awards 2017” by the Legal Community as “Office of the Year”.
- Winner of “Boutique of Excellence of the Year in the Relationship Italy-Brazil”, by Le Fonti Awards 2017.
- Administrator, attorney and advisor of several foreign companies in Brazil
Italian, Portuguese, German, English, French, and Spanish.
Areas of expertise
Senior Partner of the firm, responsible for the Sectors of M&A, Joint Ventures, International Contracts, Foreign Capital, Arbitration, Legal, Commercial and Corporate Processes, International Legal Processes, Tax Law, Italian Law, Real Estate Law.