José Orlando is one of the founding partners of Lobo de Rizzo Advogados. He is a specialist in corporate and M&A with wide experience in joint ventures, private equity, commercial contracts and transactions involving capital markets. He has represented many Brazilian and international companies in complex domestic and cross-border transactions.
He graduated in law from Universidade de São Paulo (USP), 1981; and is a member of the IBA Closely Held and Growing Business Enterprise Committee. He has been an entrepreneur in several industries, such as sports cars and agribusiness. Portuguese citizen, born in Mozambique. Fluent in English and French.