Ms Claudia Muniz Levasier Mahler > TozziniFreire Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

TozziniFreire Advogados
R. BORGES LAGOA 1328
SAO PAULO, SP
CEP 04038-904
Brazil
Claudia Muniz Levasier Mahler photo

Work Department

Corporate Law and Foreign Investment, Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity & Venture Capital, Infrastructure , Life Sciences & Healthcare

Position

A specialist in corporate law and mergers and acquisitions, Claudia has wide experience in advising clients in joint ventures, corporate restructurings and contract negotiations. She advises domestic and international clients and is skilled in working in cross-border transactions with parties from all over the world. She has an extensive experience in acquisitions involving the health sector and has participated in relevant infrastructure projects in Brazil.

Languages

English.

Memberships

Joined TozziniFreire in 1998. Claudia became partner in 2002.

Education

Specialized degree in Civil Procedural Law from the Law School of Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC-SP) in 1995. Graduate of the Law School of Universidade de São Paulo (USP) in 1991.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Corporate and M&A

The ‘well-qualified’ lawyers at TozziniFreire Advogados are ‘very responsive’ and ‘seek to know the client and the client’s expectations’. The team acts for buyers and sellers and investment banks as financial advisors in large transactions across numerous industries. Its impressive track record in private equity and venture capital deals is of particular note. In a recent highlight, Mauro Guizeline and Francisco Eumene Machado de Oliveira Neto advised Votorantim, one of the controlling shareholders of Fibria, on the sale of its stake in the company to Suzano Papel e Celulose. Elsewhere, Marcela Waksman Ejnisman advised McCain Foods on the acquisition of 49% of Forno de Minas Alimentos, which represented the company’s first acquisition in Brazil, while Marcio Mello Silva Baptista acted for Hainan Airlines on the sale of part of its equity stake in Azul to United Airlines. Martin Miralles Pose and Darcy Teixeira Junior co-head the practice, which includes João Busin, Luiz Renato Okumura, Claudia Muniz Levasier Mahler and the ‘outstandingMaria Elisa Gualandi Verri. Senior associates making a mark in the team include Silvia Martins de Castro Cunha Zono.