Calixto Salomão Filho

Visiting Professor of Law

(fall term)


Calixto Salomão Filho is a Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School. He is currently a Professor of Law at University of São Paulo Law School and a Professor of Law at the Institut de Sciences Politiques (Sciences – Po), Paris, as the Gide Loyrette Nouel Chair of Law and Development.

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Faculty Assistant


Karen Crocco

Education & Curriculum Vitae


Ph.D. (Comparative and Commercial Law), University of Rome, 1992

LL.B., University of São Paulo Law School, 1998

Courses Taught


  • Antitrust in Developing Countries

Calixto Salomão Filho is a Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School. He is currently a Professor of Law at University of São Paulo Law School and a Professor of Law at the Institut de Sciences Politiques (Sciences – Po), Paris, as the Gide Loyrette Nouel Chair of Law and Development. His areas of specialty are antitrust law, economic law, and legal theory. He is especially interested in the historical evolution of economic power structures and their impact on the  legal and economic realm, as well as in the formulation of a comprehensive theory to understand and discipline these phenomena. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Rome, was a visiting fellow at The Max Planck Institute for International and Comparative Law (Hamburg- Germany), and a John M. Olin Fellow for Studies in Capitalism at Yale Law School. He is also member of the Academic Council of IGLP (Institute for Global Law and Police) at Harvard Law School.