Renata Almeida Pisaneschi is a partner in the corporate, contract and M&A area at Machado Associados with more almost 20 years of experience in providing legal advice to Brazilian and foreign clients on corporate and contractual matters. She is specialized in foreign inbound investments in Brazil, Brazilian investments abroad, mergers and acquisitions, contracts and corporate matters.

Renata has been appointed as highly regarded/recommended lawyer in M&A and corporate law Brazil by the international publications IFLR1000 and The Legal 500 Latin America for six years in a row . She speaks fluent English and German.

LL.M. in financial and capital markets Law, Insper (2010)
Postgraduate degree in business law, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC/SP) (2001)
Bachelor of laws, Universidade de São Paulo (USP) (1998)


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

IFLR 1000: Highly Regarded lawyer in the Corporate and M&A and Project development areas (2013 - 2019)
Leaders League: Valuable Practice lawyer in M&A and Corporate Law by the guide Brazil's Best Counsel (2019)
Leaders League: Recommended lawyer in M&A and Corporate Law by the guide Transactions & Deals – International Corporate Finance (2017)
The Legal 500 Latin America: Recommended Lawyer in the Corporate and M&A area (2012 - 2018)