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Machado Associados

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Renata Almeida Pisaneschi

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Machado Associados

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Contracts and Corporate areas


Partner in the corporate and contracts area


Renata is the partner responsable for the corporate and contract areas at Machado Associados with more than 15 years experience in providing legal advice to Brazilian and foreign clients on corporate and contractual matters. She is specialized in foreign inbound investments in Brazil, mergers and acquisitions, contracts and corporate matters.

Renata have been appointed as a leading lawyer in the M&A area in Brazil by the international publication IFLR1000 for six years in a row. Her clients are important companies in Brazil, such as CCR Group; Wobben Windpower (Enercon Group); Key Safety Systems Inc. (airbag manufacturer), OLX (internet classifieds); Premiere Global Services (PGi) (technology); Celltick Technologies; international law firms such as Jones Day, Clifford Chance, K&L Gates, among others.


Portuguese, English and German


Brazilian Bar Association - São Paulo Section (OAB/SP)


LL.M. in Financial and Capital Markets Law - Instituto de Ensino e Pesquisa (INSPER), 2010; Postgraduate Studies in Business Law - Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC/SP), 2001; Universidade de São Paulo (USP), 1998


Corporate and M&A (including ‘compliance’)

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

Machado Associados has notable experience in M&A and a host of non-transactional corporate matters. It is a popular choice for international law firms seeking Brazilian counsel and also attracts a steady flow of instructions from its longstanding domestic and foreign clients. The infrastructure, energy, technology and automotive sectors are among the firm’s industry specialisms. Leading partners include Renata Almeida Pisaneschi, Luciana Felisbino and Gustavo de Freitas Leite, and they are supported by a large pool of experienced associates such as Caio Fink Fernandes.

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