Franco Grotti has been a member of the São Paulo office of Pinheiro Neto Advogados since 1995. Areas of practice include real estate law, financial and corporate transactions, capital markets, agrarian law and construction law. He has an LLB from the São Paulo Catholic University (1997), his Master’s in Corporate Relations Law (Commercial Law) is from the São Paulo Catholic University (2002), and his LLM is from Columbia University (2002). Franco Grotti was a foreign associate at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, New York (2002–2003) and was admitted to the Brazilian Bar in 1998.