Celso Sakuraba completed his LL.B. at Universidade Federal do Ceará, in Brazil, and was called to the Brazilian bar in 2010. During his professional years in Brazil, he practiced in the legal areas of criminal, family, employment, and torts and appeared before several estate and federal level courts, including Courts of Appeal and the Brazilian Supreme Court.
Celso obtained his first LL.M. at Universidade de Coimbra, in Portugal, where he wrote a thesis on Brazilian and Portuguese labour laws with a focus on small and medium sized enterprises. Celso was then invited and granted full scholarship and graduate assistantship to pursue an LL.M at the University of Windsor, where he wrote a thesis on cycling law.
Celso was called to the Ontario bar in 2022 after completing an LL.M. in Canadian Common Law at Osgoode Hall Law School. He is a practicing lawyer at RV Law LLP, where he previously articled and clerked, working closely on litigation, corporate, estates and immigration matters.
Celso compliments RV Law LLP’s full service practice, with his primary areas of focus lying in the areas of immigration, landlord and tenant, litigation, wills and estates, guardianship, and corporate law.