Miguel Tornovsky joined the São Paulo office of the firm in 2002. He practises in the firm’s corporate area with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments and capital markets. Mr Tornovsky has a bachelor’s degree in law from Pontifícia Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC) (1996) and an LLM from Columbia University Law School in New York (2000). He worked as a foreign associate of Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton in New York (2000–2002). Miguel is fluent in Portuguese, English, Spanish and French.