Leandro Escobar Silva

Oil & Gas, Financial and Capital Markets, and Mining


Leandro Escobar is a highly experienced lawyer with over 20 years in multiple industries, including Oil & Gas, Financial and Capital Markets, and Mining. He has a strong background in strategic legal advisory and is recognized for his proven expertise in the Oil & Gas sector and financial and capital markets. Leandro is a business-oriented lawyer skilled in negotiating international and domestic contracts, and joint ventures, managing international arbitration and litigation, M&A, financing, and debt restructuring.


  • Brazilian Institute of Business Law – IBDE (RJ)
    Judicial Reorganization and Bankruptcy. Final Paper: The Process of Verification, Challenge, and Qualification of Credits in Judicial Reorganization.
  • Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation – RMMLF (Houston, TX)
    International Oil & Gas Law, Contracts, and Negotiation: From Discovery to Decommissioning.
  • Insper – SP
    LLM in Financial and Capital Markets Law. Final Paper: Issuance of Financial Securities for Public Distribution with Restricted Efforts.
    Capital Markets and Stock Exchange; Financial Market Products; Fixed Income Market: Private Securities.
    Civil Procedural Law.
  • Getúlio Vargas Foundation (RJ)
    MBA in Business Law.
  • Federal University of Rio de Janeiro – UFRJ
    Bachelor of Laws.



  • Portuguese, English and Spanish.