Renato Toledo da Cunha

Renato Toledo is co-founder of TPC Advogados and co-responsible for the coordination of the areas of Civil Law and Corporate Law. With vast and proven experience in advising national and international clients, he is the partner in charge of the São Paulo office.

Renato was professor at the Law School of the Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais [Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais] (PUC Minas) and at the post-graduation program of the Institute of Continuing Education (IEC/PUC Minas). In 2018, he was recognized by the Yearbook Análise 500 as one of the most admired lawyers in business contracts.

He works mainly in the banking, mining and steel industry, construction and engineering, telecommunications, consumer goods and transportation sectors. He constantly participates in various investment operations and restructuring of business groups, advising clients with the most varied profiles and sizes.

In the advising, he focuses on business contracts, civil and corporate law, as well as corporate restructurings and reorganizations, especially for family control companies and groups interested in organizing themselves in a corporate structure.

He also works in the negotiation, structuring and implementation of mergers and acquisitions, tax and succession planning and business recovery. He has already worked in several due diligences of risk assessment and quantification of contingencies of lawsuits and contracts, and in the preparation of opinions, legal opinions and memorandum of understanding.

In addition to the exercise in the judicial sphere, he has a highlighted participation in arbitration and advises clients in the preparation of strategies prior to litigation. In litigation, he assists clients in defining plans in processes of high relevance and complexity, related to civil, corporate, bankruptcy, civil liability and credit recovery matters.


  • PhD candidate in Law by the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais [Federal University of Minas Gerais] – UFMG (2019)
  • L.LM. by Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, USA (2010)
  • Specialist in business management by Kellogg School of Management, USA (2010)
  • Master in Law by the Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais – PUC/MG (2004)
  • Bachelor of Law by the Federal University of Minas Gerais – UFMG (2001)


  • Português
  • Inglês
Renato Toledo da Cunha

Areas de atuação

Consumer | Contracts | Financial | Foreign Investments | Litigation and Arbitration | Tax |

Atividades Profissionais

  • Ex-Professor do Instituto de Educação Continuada – IEC da Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais – PUC/MG
  • Ex-Professor da Faculdade Mineira de Direito da Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Minas Gerais – PUC/MG
  • Ex-Consultor do Tax and Legal Services (TLS) da PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • Ex-Conselheiro da OAB/MG
  • Ex-membro da 2a Turma do Órgão Especial da OAB/MG
  • Membro da Comissão de Arbitragem e da Comissão de Direito Societário da OAB/MG
  • Coordenador da obra “Temas Contemporâneos em Direito Empresarial”, Edifício Max Limonad/SP