Rodolpho Protasio was one of the founding partners of Mundie e Advogados in São Paulo in 1996. He co-heads the corporate group of the firm and leads its M&A and private equity practices. During his career, he has worked on a vast number of transactions and projects and represented clients in a wide range of sectors. His areas of practice are corporate, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and infrastructure. He is periodically recognised by well-known legal market research publications. He has served as member of boards or committees of different organisations and represents the firm before certain associations.
Protasio holds a master's degree from Chicago-Kent College of Law, Chicago (LLM, cum laude, 1994), and a law degree from Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-RJ) (LLB, 1990), and has attended various postgraduate and specialisation courses, in Brazil and abroad. He is a member of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) (sections: São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Distrito Federal); the Brazilian Association of Private Equity and Venture Capital (ABVCAP); the Centre of Studies of Law Firms (CESA); the Institute of Studies of Energy Law (IBDE); and the International Bar Association (IBA).