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Sólon Cunha

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Experience

With extensive experience in labor and trade union matters, Sólon specializes in legal consulting, preventative legal assistance and strategic litigation. A significant aspect of his practice concerns defending companies in proceedings involving the Labor Prosecutor’s Office, especially in public civil actions. He also assists in formalizing and hiring company executives, as well as planning their short-term and long-term incentives and variable compensation.

 

Sólon is a member of the International Bar Association, the Ibero-American Association of Labor Law and Social Security (Asociación Iberoamericana de Derecho del Trabajo y de la Seguridad Social – AIDTSS) and the Superior Council of the Federation of Labor Relations for the State of São Paulo (Fiesp).

 

He is also a coordinating professor at the Law School of Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV Law).

Education

Bachelor of Laws – Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC-SP);

MBA – Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV);

Master and Doctorate of Labor Law – Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie.

Recognitions

Official of the Order of Judicial Merit of Labor (Ordem do Mérito Judiciário do Trabalho) – Superior Labor Court of Brazil (TST);

Análise Advocacia 500 – Labor (2012–2024);

Chambers Brazil (formerly Chambers Latin America) – Labour & Employment (2010–2023);

The Legal 500 – Labour and Employment: Leading Individual (2023 – 2024);

LACCA Approved – Labor (2017 – 2022);

Latin Lawyer 250 – Labour (2017 – 2024);

Who’s Who Legal Brazil – Labour, Employment & Benefits (2016 – 2023);

Who’s Who Legal Global– Labour & Employment (2019 – 2023);

Who’s Who Legal Thought Leaders – Global Elite: Labour & Employment (2020); Labour & Employment (2019; 2022 – 2023); Brazil: Labour & Employment (2023).

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