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KLA-Koury Lopes 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
Web:
www.klalaw.com.br
Brasilia, Sao Paulo

Melissa Kanô

Tel:
Work (+55 11) 3799 8145
Email:
KLA-Koury Lopes 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 (including ‘compliance’)

Within: Corporate and M&A (including ‘compliance’)

KLA-Koury Lopes Advogados was among the first firms to establish a compliance and anti-corruption practice; Isabel Francois extremely well versed in the FCPA, and has helped to tailor FCPA compliance programs for companies operating in Brazil’. She and Eloy Rizzo are noted for their ‘spectacular English skills, deep familiarity with US culture and rigorous standards’. In M&A, the team remains busy and is a popular choice for clients in the TMT, pulp and paper, and life sciences sectors. Melissa Kanô acted for Bamboo Capital Partners on its acquisition of Compara Online, a Chilean company with two Brazilian subsidiaries. Karin Alvo’s expertise includes venture capital matters, and Tania Liberman is also recommended. Miriam Machado left to join Felsberg Advogados in 2018.

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