Luciana  Celidonio  picture Luciana Celidonio

BMA Lawyers
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Luciana Celidonio is a partner in BMA’s Restructuring and Insolvency and Dispute
Resolution practice areas. She has more than 20 years of experience handling complex disputes (arbitration and litigation) involving banking, corporate and commercial litigation and bankruptcy-related litigation.

Luciana regularly handles matters related to debt financing and acquisition of distressed companies and assets. She has worked in relevant bankruptcy proceedings, representing different stakeholders (creditors, investors, bond trustees and judicial administrators).
In arbitration, she has experience in proceedings conducted under the rules of the leading arbitral institutions. In the litigation field, she has represented domestic and foreign clients before the Brazilian Courts, from trial to appellate levels, in a wide range of controversies.


- Masters in Commercial Law - Universidade de São Paulo (in course).
US Bankruptcy Law - Columbia University (winter course promoted by TMA Brasil) (2019).
- Postgraduate Programme in Corporate Law Course - Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV/SP) (2013).
- LL.M, with distinction, International Business & Economics - Georgetown University Law Center (2011).
- Postgraduate Programme Civil Procedure Law - Faculdade Autônoma de Direito
(FADISP) (thesis pending).
LL.B - Pontifícia Universidade Católica (2000).