Muriel Waksman

Muriel is a lawyer with more than 8 years of experience in large and medium-sized law firms, specialized in Corporate Law, M&A and Contracts.

She has acted in several corporate restructuring and M&A projects involving national and foreign large companies, participating from the drafting of the contracts of said projects, such as Share Purchase and Sale Agreements, Stock Options, Shareholders’ Agreements, Investment, Leasing, Operational Finance and Machinery Supply Agreements, etc. She also has a background in the Capital Markets practice and academic research.

Muriel has a LL.B. from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (Direito GV) in 2010, as well as a Masters Degree in Commercial Law, from the University of São Paulo (USP) in 2017.


“Hedge in cases of Rural Product Certificate” (Contratação de hedge em casos de CPR). ReDE – Revista de Direito Empresarial, v. 8, 2015;

“Economic Aspects and Perspectives of Agribusiness” (Aspectos econômicos e perspectivas do Agronegócio). ReDE – Revista de Direito Empresarial, v. 6, 2014;

“The form of arbitral award” (A forma da sentença arbitral). ReDE – Revista de Direito Empresarial, v. 1, 2014 (coauthorship); and

“The preemptive right in the case of donation of quotas” (O direito de preferência na doação de quotas). Revista do Instituto dos Advogados de São Paulo, v. 16, 2013.

Languages: Fluent English and French and native Portuguese.