Mr Lucas Tavares Bueno > Demarest Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Demarest Advogados
SÃO PAULO, SP 05419-001

Work Department

Corporate LawMergers and Acquisitions




Partner of Demarest’s Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Law and Real Estate areas, Lucas Tavares Bueno holds a LLM from Northwestern University (USA) and an MBA in Finance from Fundação Instituto de Administração in São Paulo. Specialized in Corporate Law, he concentrates his practice in Corporate, Mergers and Acquisitions, Real Estate and Contracts. His international experience includes having worked at the Marval, O’Farrell & Mairal offices in Buenos Aires (Argentina) and the Demarest office in New York (USA).


Portuguese, English, Spanish.


  • LLM (Master of Laws) with honors, from Northwestern University, Illinois, United States (2014)
  • MBA in Finance by the Fundação Instituto de Administração (FIA), São Paulo, Brazil (2010)
  • Post-Graduate course in Negotiation from Universidad Católica Argentina, Buenos Aires, Argentina (2005)
  • Post-Graduate course in Accounting and Finance from the University of São Paulo (FIA-USP), São Paulo, Brazil (2002)
  • Bachelor of Laws from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC-SP), São Paulo, Brazil (2001)

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Real estate

Demarest Advogados has an ‘efficient and agile‘ real estate team, which is ‘capable of dealing with two, three, four very different subjects in the same meeting, showing broad knowledge‘. Clients appreciate that the lawyers ‘always seek to understand the business and the pain of the client‘ while also seeking ‘to present practical solutions to what is needed‘. This covers a range of disciplines, including complex transactional, regulatory and environmental issues in high-profile urban and rural real estate investment and development projects. The team is jointly led by Lucas Tavares Bueno, Thiago Giantomassi and the ‘excellentMarc Stalder, who is ‘extremely accessible, speaks a clear and objective language, devoid of legalese and a great expert in real estate law’. For contentious matters, clients also rate Rafael Gagliardi‘s ‘unparalleled ability to suggest and create solutions‘.