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BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão
RJ. 22271-070
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Work Department

Real Estate




Cristiana Moreira is a Real State partner with broad experience in real estate transactions in various sectors, such as residential, commercial, hotel, shopping centers, manufacturing, subdivisions, agribusiness and infrastructure.

She advises national and international clients, including the largest real estate developers in Brazil, with particular focus on the legal structure for real estate projects. She also negotiates typical contracts of the real estate sector, such as purchase and sale, exchange, lease, built-to-suit, sale and lease back, joint ventures for real estate development projects, construction contracts, and security agreements.
Cristiana’s practice includes structured financing transactions in the real estate market, such as real estate investment funds and securitization of real estate receivables and major sector-related litigation disputes.


Portuguese, English


OAB/RJ nº 108.858


LL.M. in Private Law, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro – UERJ (2007). 
Specialization in Constitutional Private Law, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro – UERJ (2004). 
LL.B., Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro – PUC (2000).​ 

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Real estate

(Leading individuals)

Cristiana Moreira   – BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão

BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão fields a team of ‘proactive, very accessible and easy to communicate with’ partners and associates. The lawyers regularly assist in complex real estate transactions and development projects involving significant elements of corporate, M&A, tax and capital markets law. Working across offices in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, the practice has a good track record in the key asset classes, including shopping centres, industrial, logistics and office developments. Key partners include Cristiana Moreira  , Cristiane Mamprin  and the recently promoted Gustavo Maia do Nascimento , who represent a broad range of domestic and international developers. Guilherme Zoghbi Ayala  is also praised for being ‘a different lawyer because he does not focus on the problem, but only on the resolution‘.