Founder of DC Associados, member of the board of directors and ESG committee of 3 Tentos (TTEN3). He was executive legal officer, chief compliance officer and member of the ethics committee of Inbrands SA and member of the board of directors of Tommy Hilfiger do Brasil. With a scholarship from the European Union, he holds an LLM in Law and Economics from Manchester Law School and a Masters in Law and Economics from the Università di Bologna, Italy. Before that, he was a legal counsel at Opus Investimentos and a lawyer at Castro, Barros, Sobral, Gomes, Advogados. He participated in the Leadership in Corporate Counsel Program at Harvard Law School and holds a law degree from Candido Mendes University (Centro) and was named “Individual M&A of the year-Latin America” and shortlisted as “Individual Global M&A” in 2014 and “Best Legal Department – Latin America” in 2015.
Beyond Law:Marathon runner and triathlete. He sees the best part of himself in his children. In childhood, he helped his father in various veterinary surgeries, of all kinds. He learned to surf at 30 and one day dreams of completing an Ironman. They say he makes pizza very well.
Daniel Carneiro Founder
Fatima Hasson - Co-Head M&A
Lawyer specialized in Corporate/M&A and Contracts. He has 20 years of extensive experience in Corporate Law/M&A, Structured Transactions, Project Finance, Banking Law, Capital Markets and Privatizations. She worked as a lawyer at Castro, Barros, Sobral and Gomes Advogados, Barbosa Mussnich and Aragão Advogados and RL Schwartz Advogados. She has a degree in Law from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro and an LLM from the University of Chicago Law School.
Beyond Law: Mother of 3 children, Botafogo supporter and extremely attached to her family. Change any program for assembling Lego bricks with the kids and a pot of brigadeiro. She loves the beach and traveling. She discovered an addictive hobby in running with her husband in marathons around the world. She loves rock concerts and travels looking for his favorite bands.
Fatima Hasson Co-Head M&A
Fernanda Lima - Head of Consultancy and Contract Simplification
Lawyer specialized in Corporate/M&A and Contracts with over 15 years of experience. Worked as a lawyer at Levy & Salomão Advogados and Lobo de Rizzo Advogados. She has a degree in Law from the University of São Paulo and an MBA with double certification from FIA – Fundação Instituto de Administração and Université Grenoble Alpes in France.
Beyond Law: A movie buff since she was a girl. Whenever she has a break in the life of a mother of two young children, she runs to the cinema. Pilates practitioner for years and a beginner in meditation, she sees an enormous importance in caring for the body and mind in order to live in balance with work. She loves music, doesn't miss a karaoke and dreams of one day playing the guitar for real!
Fernanda Lima Head of Consultancy and Contract Simplification
Ricardo Vilella - Co-Head of M&A
Lawyer with over 20 years of experience in Corporate Law/M&A, private equity, structured finance, project finance, investment funds, corporate planning and restructuring and capital markets. Previously, he was a partner at Mundie Advogados and worked as a lawyer at Goulart Penteado, Lervolino and Lefosse Advogados (now Lefosse Advogados and Lobo de Rizzo Advogados). He holds a law degree from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo.
Beyond Law: Passionate about diving. Galapagos and Thistlegorm (World War II wreck located in the Red Sea) are his favorite amusement parks. Father of 1 son and 2 stepdaughters, he loves traveling with the whole family to discover new cultures. He also likes to venture into the kitchen and try out new flavors. A football fan and married to an Argentine psychoanalyst, at home there is no discussion about who was better: Pelé or Maradona.
Ricardo Vilella Co-Head of M&A
Pedro Abreu - Head of Labor and Collective Rights
Head of the Labor and Diffuse Rights area. He has over 15 years of experience in consulting and labor litigation, having been a partner at a boutique specialized in labor law (RTR), where he worked for 17 years, representing publicly-held companies, executives, investors and entrepreneurs in labor litigation, collective bargaining, executive compensation, jobs in the creative economy, harassment in the workplace and assistance in due diligence of M&A processes.
Beyond Law: Precocious. He went to school by himself at 9 years old, managed the household accounts at 12. He traveled abroad alone at 14. Married at 21 (and remains so today), he became father at 22. He never repeats holidays and he has traveled to 33 countries with his family, including Iceland.
Pedro Abreu Head of Labor and Collective Rights
Daniela Stump - Head of ESG and Environmental Practice
Head of the ESG area, she has a degree in Law from the University of São Paulo and is specialized in Administrative Law from Fundação Getúlio Vargas Law School. She has a master's degree and is a doctoral candidate in law from the University of São Paulo. She works transversally with all our competences, with an attentive eye to environmental, social and governance demands. She has over 16 years of solid experience in the corporate environmental area and has worked in diversity and inclusion projects. She was a partner at Machado Meyer Advogados in the practice of environmental law.
Beyond Law: Daniela is the mother of Isadora and Francisco. She loves outdoor running and being connected with the environment. She is curious and the last course she took was how to make her own gin.
Daniela Stump Head of ESG and Environmental Practice
Carla Taguchi - Head of Litigation and Arbitration
Lawyer specialized in strategic civil litigation and arbitration with over 15 years of experience in highly complex claims involving clients from various industries, including banking, petrochemicals, agribusiness, civil construction and Triple A market, cosmetic and beauty tech, food, and industrial property . Graduated in Law from the University of São Paulo - USP with specialization in Business Law, she worked as a lawyer at Barbosa Müssnich and Aragão Advogados - BMA and at Vella Pugliese Buosi Guidoni Advogados, where she had the opportunity to lead a strategic project at BRF SA.
Beyond Law: Pedro's mother, super family. Always willing to help friends with a variety of tips, from hotels around the world, decoration, to children's education tools. She loves organizing events, especially parties and surprise trips. Loves music and singing (to the dismay of family members).
Carla Taguchi Head of Litigation and Arbitration
Maria Fernanda Mantovanini Aguiar - Transaction and Advisory
Lawyer, she works in the Tax and ESG area. She worked at Pinheiro Neto Advogados with advisory tax on M&A, private equity, capital markets and fintech operations. She also worked with Social Responsibility at Associação Cultura Artística. She graduated from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo and is currently taking a postgraduation course in Tax Law at Insper.
Beyond Law: She loves art and its history, loves taking courses on said subject and visiting exhibitions. She is passionate about food and wine.
Maria Fernanda Mantovanini Aguiar Transaction and Advisory
Murilo Bertoldi - Transaction and Advisory
Lawyer specialized in Corporate and M&A with nearly a decade of experience in operations in various industries. He worked as a lawyer at Machado, Meyer, Sendacz and Opice Advogados and has a graduate degree from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo with a postgraduate degree from the Fundação Getúlio Vargas Law School.
Beyond Law: Palmeiras football team fan, he doesn't miss a game. On a day-to-day basis, he doesn't live without the gym and tennis to keep himself in shape. He believes that the best in life is being around a good table with friends.
Murilo Bertoldi Transaction and Advisory
Daniel Dunce - Transaction and Advisory
Lawyer graduated from the Faculty of Law of Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie. He has worked in boutique offices, acquiring experience in the areas of contracts and strategic civil litigation.
Beyond Law: He loves movies and series, dedicating himself daily to his hobby. Aspiring bartender, don't miss the opportunity to discover a new bar and try out a drink. The company of friends is essential and always present in his everyday life. Despite having practiced martial arts for most of his life, he found himself in outdoor races.
Daniel Dunce Transaction and Advisory
Isabela Porto - Transaction and Advisory
Lawyer graduated from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas and post-graduated in Business Law at the University of Coimbra. She has already ventured into the routine of labor hearings and established herself as a lawyer in the area of contracts at the American multinational Eaton. She has 5 years of experience in the corporate practice.
Beyond Law: She is passionate about travelling, summer, beach and being connected with nature. She loves watching and playing any kind of sports. In particular, she enjoys going to the gym, flat jogging and beach volleyball. Yoga practice cannot lacks either to find her balance. Being together with her family and friends for a good laugh is essential in her daily life.
Isabela Porto Transaction and Advisory
Alice Azevedo - Transaction and Advisory
Intern attending the 10th semester of the Law Course at Faculdades Metropolitanas Unidas – FMU.
Beyond Law: Super Fan of Friends! She loves to get together with friends at home and try out new restaurants. Passionate about animals, when she was a child she thought about going to veterinary school and has rescued several dogs from the streets, including the 4 adopted ones who live in her house. She recently decided to learn to play beach volleyball and is loving the experience!
Alice Azevedo Transaction and Advisory
Letícia Sande - Litigation
Legal assistant in the area of strategic civil litigation and arbitration. Graduated from Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, certified in Mediation from Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie and Pepperdine University. She is in a LLM program at Universidade Nova School of Law in Lisbon. Collaborator of the GEMMack study group at Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie and the New Generation at CAM-CCBC.
Beyond Law: She loves spending time with her family and friends, traveling and enjoying good books, movies, music and wine. Born in Salvador, she represents the Bahian community well, loves the culture, food, and traditions of the good land.