Moshe Sendacz, founding partner of the firm, engages activities in several areas of law since the incorporation of Machado Meyer, mainly in the area of M&A, providing legal assistance to large-sized national and international companies on complex and important transactions of merger and acquisition in a range of sectors, such as pharmaceutical industry, communications and telecommunication companies, food industry, retail, services, technology and others. He further engages activities in the Corporate and Capital Markets areas, with outstanding performance in the provision of legal assistance to publicly-held companies and in their representation before the Brazilian Securities Commission, and in the area of contracts and intellectual property, providing legal assistance to large-sized national and international franchises, with extensive experience in structuring and drafting high complexity contracts. Moshe Sendacz is highly regarded and a pioneer in the sector of telecommunications in Brazil.


  • Brazilian Bar Association (OAB);
  • International Bar Association (IBA);
  • São Paulo Lawyers Association (AASP).

Recent acknowledgments

  • Recognized by Who's Who Legal, 2021 edition, in M&A;
  • Recommended by the publication Latin Lawyer 250, 2016, 2018 and 2019 editions, in Telecoms and Media. In the 2016 and 2017 editions it was also recommended in Management;
  • Recognized as senior statesmen by Chambers Latin America 2016, 2017 and 2018, in Telecommunications & Technology;
  • Recognized as senior statesmen by Chambers Global 2016 in Telecommunications & Technology.


  • Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo, Brazil (Bachelor of Laws, 1972);
  • New York University of Law, New York (Master in Comparative Law, 1977);
  • Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil (Master by equivalence – LL.M., 1981).