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KLA Advogados

AV. BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA 1355, 18º ANDAR, CEP 01452-002 SÃO PAULO, SP, BRAZIL
Tel:
Work +55 11 3799 0000
Fax:
Fax +55 11 3799 8200
Email:
Web:
www.klalaw.com.br
Brasilia, Sao Paulo
KLA Advogados, Melissa Kanô, Sao Paulo, BRAZIL

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Melissa Kanô

Tel:
Work (+55 11) 3799 8145
Email:
KLA Advogados

Work Department

Practice Areas: Advertising & Entertainment, Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions.

Position

Partner at KLA - Koury Lopes Advogados.

Career

Demarest & Almeida, São Paulo, 1996-1998/2000-2002; Nomos Societé d´Avocats, Paris, 1999; KLA, 2002-to date.

Languages

English.

Member

Bar Admission: Brazil (São Paulo, 1998).

Education

Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de São Paulo, LLB, 1997; Université de Paris II, Panthéon-Assas, LLM, 1999.


Brazil

Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

KLA Advogados 'understands the client's needs very well' and is also noted for its 'great ability to negotiate with the other party'. The team has experience across myriad industries, but stands out in particular in the advertising and tech sectors. Highlights among the department's recent workload was its advice to IPG Photonics on an investment in IT company IDEA; Tania Liberman led the team, which included key senior associate Patrícia Braga. Other clients include Boston Scientific, Omnicom and General Mills. The 'committed and dedicated' Karin Alvo is 'a partner you can count on'. Mariana Cortez often takes lead roles on the department's major transactions; Melissa Kanô has an impressive track record in the advertising and renewable energy sectors; and Luiz Filipe Aranha is active in domestic and cross-border corporate transactions.

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