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KLA Advogados

AV. BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA 1355, 18¬ļ ANDAR, CEP 01452-002 S√ÉO 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, Karin Alvo, Sao Paulo, BRAZIL

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Karin Alvo

Tel:
Work (+55 11) 3799 8105
Email:
KLA Advogados

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Karin Alvo has large experience with corporate matters and complex M&A transactions. She has an extensive experience with foreign clients and cross-border transactions, leading large projects within the firm since their initial due diligence up to the final negotiation of the agreements, helping clients to understand and deal with the Brazilian matters on a practical manner. Karin also represents some fund clients on their investments in Brazilian tech companies and is well recognized by her clients and peers in the Private Equity & Venture Capital practice.

Position

Partner at KLA Advogados.

Career

Karin Alvo is among the most recognized women in the legal market, being shortlisted by Chambers Women in Law Awards in 2018. She has experience in complex and big M&As as well as Private Equity and Technology transactions. She has experience with telecom and life sciences multinational transactions. Karin has worked in the following firms: Demarest & Almeida,1994-2002; Cleary, Gottllieb, Steen & Hamilton, New York, 1997-98; KLA 2002-to date.

Languages

English and Spanish

Member

Bar Admission: Brazil (São Paulo, 1994).

Education

Faculdade de Direito da Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo, LLB, 1993, New York University School of Law, LLM/MCJ, 1997.


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 Patr√≠cia 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 Kan√ī¬†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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