Mrs Jana Araujo > Lefosse Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Lefosse Advogados
SÃO PAULO SP 04533-014

Work Department

Corporate Finance




Jana Araujo has represented clients in several domestic and cross border debt and equity public offerings and private placements. She has solid experience in advising national and foreign clients on matters in connection with Brazilian corporate law, securities regulations, corporate governance and foreign capital regulations. She holds a bachelor’s in law degree from Universidade de São Paulo (USP) and an LL.M degree from Columbia University. Jana worked as a foreign associate in the New York office of White & Case LLP.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Capital markets

(Next Generation Partners)

Jana AraujoLefosse Advogados

Lefosse Advogados provides an ‘excellent and personalised‘ service for transactional and regulatory capital markets work. The firm is especially strong in equity capital markets, where it represents issuers and underwriters on a broad range of cross-border and domestic initial and secondary offerings. Clients also note the ‘excellent performance in the debt markets, with committed and competent professionals’, who represent banks and issuers. Managing partner Rodrigo Junqueira leads the team, with key support from corporate partners such as Carlos Mello. On the debt side, Ricardo Prado is ‘exceptional in his performance, knowledge and relationship with the client’. The ‘proactiveRoberto Zarour is a ‘superb technician‘, and Jana Araujo is ‘extremely intelligent and knowledgeable about the market‘. Clients also praise Felipe Gibson and Marcelo Tourinho for their ‘great knowledge of the capital markets‘.