Bruno Meyerhof Salama

  • Visiting Professor of Law
  • Tel: 510-642-8502
  • 210 JSP, 2240 Piedmont Ave. Berkeley, CA 94720 MC:2150

Bruno Meyerhof Salama is Professor of Law at the FGV School of Law at São Paulo, Brazil, where he is also a director of the Center for Law, Economics, and Governance. He holds a J.S.D. and an LL.M from the University of California at Berkeley, an M.A. in Economics from the FGV School of Economics at São Paulo, and a LL.B. from the University of São Paulo. He has been a Visiting Professor at Columbia Law School and is currently a Visiting Professor at UC Berkeley School of Law. He is also an arbiter in the Arbitration Chamber of the Brazilian Stock Exchange (CAM). He has served at the Brazilian National Financial System Appeals Council (CRSFN), with administrative jurisdiction over the local Securities and Exchange Commission, Central Bank and Money Laundering Authority. Before joining academia, he practiced law in Brazil with Pinheiro Neto Advogados and in New York with Sullivan & Cromwell LLP. His list of publications includes two books and three edited volumes in Portuguese as well as numerous articles and book chapters published in Brazil and in the United States on topics related to Banking and Corporate Law, Law & Economics and Law & Development.