Ivandro Maciel Sanchez Junior


+ 55 11 3150-7181

Ivandro Sanchez strongly engages activities in the corporate area, focused on high complexity negotiations and M&A transactions. His practice encompasses corporate governance, mainly in the provision of support to the managing bodies of companies that have high governance standards.
He is the Head of the Latin American & Iberian Desk at Machado Meyer, providing legal assistance to some of the main Spanish, Portuguese and Latin-American investors in Brazil.
Sanchez was a pioneer in the country in corporate and contractual matters that are inherent to the industry of Sports and Entertainment, being the Head of such practice area at the firm.


Brazilian Bar Association (OAB)
International Bar Association (IBA)

Recent acknowledgments

Recognized by the guide IFLR1000, 2020 edition, in M&A, as Notable practitioner.

Recommended by Who’s Who Legal 2018, in Sports and Entertainment.

Ranked by Chambers Latin America 2016, 2017 and 2018, in Media & Entertainment.

Ranked by Chambers Global 2017, in Media and Entertainment.

Recommended by The Legal 500, 2017 edition, in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications sector.

Rated by the Análise Advocacia 500, 2016 edition, as one of the most admired attorneys in the areas of Insurance, Construction and Engineering, and Commercial Contracts.

Recognized by Latin Lawyer 250, 2017 edition.


Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo, Brazil (Bachelor of Laws, 1995).

Office experience abroad

Cuatrecasas Abogados, in Spain (1999).

Recent publications

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Brazilian retailer Magazine Luiza acquire logistics software...[+]
Machado Meyer advised on the deal Industria Brasileña de Aluminio y Plásticos executed...[+]
In view of diverse legislative and regulatory changes published by governments in response...[+]
Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Brazilian aluminium and plastics company IBRAP with...[+]
The covid-19 pandemic is becoming more and more perplexing as society and market players realize...[+]
Latin America is going through a turbulent and uncertain time, reflecting the current scenario...[+]
Machado Meyer Advogados has helped a subsidiary of Spanish utilities company Iberdrola...[+]