Partners

Daniela Soares

daniela.soares@lembimesquita.com.br

Formation

Mergers & Acquitisions at London Business School, London, UK, 2015

Contractual Law, Centro de Extensão Universitária, São Paulo, Brasil, 2001/2002.

Graduated in Law (LLB) from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo, Brasil, 1998.

Member of the Brazilian Bar Association – OAB/SP n. 162.990

Member of WCD – Women Corporate Directors

Language

Portuguese | English | German | French.

Professional experience

Partner at BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão Advogados, in corporate law and M&A practice, as well as wealth and succession planning (2000 – 2018)

Associate in the corporate practice at Strenger, Rozenblum e Marques da Fonseca Advogados (1999)

Associate in the litigation practice at Renan Lotufo Advogados Associados (1998-1999)

Fernanda Mattar Mesquita

fernanda.mesquita@lembimesquita.com.br

Formation

Master of Laws (LL.M), in corporate, banking and capital markets, from Columbia University School of Law, New York, USA, 2008

Especialização em Direito da Economia e da Empresa em 2004 e Extensão em Tributação dos Mercados Financeiros em 2007 pela Escola de Direito da Fundação Getúlio Vargas de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brasil.

Graduated in Law (LLB) from Universidade Católica de São Paulo, Brasil, 2001.

Certified Mediator from Instituto Mediaras of Argentina, 2015.

Member of the Brazilian Bar Association – OAB/SP n. 198.991

Language

Portuguese | English | Spanish.

Professional experience

Senior Associate at Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão Advogados, in the corporate and M&A practice (2009 – 2014);

Legal manager at Unibanco – União de Bancos Brasileiros S.A., responsible for the corporate and M&A practice (2003-2009);

Foreign Associate in the New York office of Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton (2008);

Junior Associate in the corporate and M&A practice at Tozzini Freire Advogados (2002).

Leandro Brudniewski

leandro.brud@lembimesquita.com.br

Formation

Certified Specialist in Corporate Finance and Investment Banking by Fundação Instituto de Administração (FIA/USP), São Paulo, Brasil, 2018.

Certified Specialist in International Tax Law by the Brazilian Institute of Tax Law (IBDT/USP), São Paulo, Brasil, 2011;

Certified Specialist in Tax Law by Catholic University of São Paulo (COGEAE/PUC/SP), São Paulo, Brasil, 2006;

Graduated in Law (LLB) at Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC/SP), 2004.

Member of the Brazilian Bar Association – OAB/SP n. 234.686;

Language

Portuguese and English

Professional experience

Founding partner of Brudniewski e Martins Advogados (2015/2018)

Associate/partner of tax practice at Zilveti Advogados (2012/2015)

Associate of tax practice at Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão Advogados (2009/2012);

Junior Associate of tax practice at Lacaz Martins, Pereira Neto, Gurevich e Schoueri Advogados (2007/2009)

Rachel Katlauskas Muraro Lembi

rachel.lembi@lembimesquita.com.br

Formation

Master of Business Administration (“MBA”) focused on capital markets at FIPECAFI/USP, São Paulo, Brasil, 2006;

Certified Trust and Estate Practitioner (“TEP”) by the Society of Trust and Estate Practioners (“STEP”) since 2013.

Graduated in Law (LLB) at Catholic University of São Paulo, Brazil, 2002;

Tax Law Specialist from Fundação São Paulo COGEAE/PUC São Paulo, Brasil, 2005;

Certified Mediator from Instituto Mediaras of Argentina, 2015.

Member of the Brazilian Bar Association – OAB/SP n.215.522

Language

Portuguese | English

Professional experience

Banco BTG Pactual, officer in the wealth planning practice (2013/2014);

Standard Bank, sênior manager responsible for structured operations and product planning (2008/2012);

Banco ABN Amro, officer for structured operations and product development (2007/2008);

Tozzini Freire Advogados, associate in the tax and wealth planning practices (2000/2007).

Vanessa Scuro

vanessa.scuro@lembimesquita.com.br

Formation

Certified Mediator from Centro Mediar & Conciliar, 2019

Post graduate degree in Real Estate Registration and Notarial Law from Escola Paulista de Direito, 2016.

Strategic Negotiation from Insper, 2018.

Short duration course in Arbitration, GVLAW, 2010.

Short duration course in Succession, Corporate and Tax Strategy, GVLAW, 2007.

Family and Succession Law, Centro de Extensão Universitária, São Paulo, Brasil, 2001.

Especialização em Direito Processual Civil pela Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo em 2002.

Graduated in Law (LLB) at Catholic University of São Paulo, Brazil, 1999;

Member of the Brazilian Bar Association – OAB/SP n.173.177

Language

Portuguese | English

Professional experience

Partner responsible for the Wealth Planning, Family and Succession practice at CaselliNavarro Advogados (2017/2019)

Partner at Duarte Garcia, Caselli Guimarães e Terra Advogados (2008/2017).

Associate at Duarte Garcia, Caselli Guimarães e Terra Advogados (2000/2008).

ASSOCIATES

Ana Carolina Brener Ferreira

ana.ferreira@lembimesquita.com.br

Formation

Graduation in Law (LLB) from Universidade de São Paulo – USP – 2018

Language

Portuguese | English | French | Spanish

Professional experience

Corporate Law and Contracts

Jaime de Araújo Granja

jaime.araujo@lembimesquita.com.br

Formation

Graduation in Law (LLB) from Universidade Federal Fluminense – UFF – 2016

Post graduation in tax law from Fundação Getúlio Vargas – FGV

Language

Portuguese and English

Professional experience

Tax and Wealth Planning

Julia Abe Quagliato

julia.quagliato@lembimesquita.com.br

Formation

Bachelor of Laws, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo – PUC-SP (2018).

Language

Portuguese | English.

Professional experience

Litigation /Family and successions

Manuela Calheiros

manuela.calheiros@lembimesquita.com.br

Formation

Manuela has been working for almost 7 years in tax practice, with focus on wealth planning, taxation of financial markets and tax planning. She worked in a multinational accounting firm and in large full-service law firms in Brazil.

She has co-authored tax articles and she has also significant experience in individual income tax.

Bachelor of Laws Degree (LL.B.) from Universidade Federal de Alagoas (UFAL) – 2011.

Postgraduate Degree in Business Law from pela Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV) – 2013.

Member of the Brazilian Bar Association.

Language

Portuguese and English

Professional experience

Tax and Wealth Planning