Tania Lehmann

Tania Lehmann


Main Areas of Practice


  • Banks and Financial Services
  • Education and Edtechs
  • Investment Funds
  • Startups and Fintechs
  • Technology


Tania Lehmann has over 22 years of experience in the market, and her work includes advising on mergers and acquisitions (M&A), private equity (PE) and venture capital (VC), structuring transactions and foreign investments in Brazil, corporate reorganizations, corporate contracts, due diligence, participation in committees. Has extensive experience in serving foreign clients with investments, operations or interests in Brazil.

She works in the Corporate practice since 1999. Before joining BVA, she worked as a senior lawyer at the prestigious Martins, Halembeck, Pereira Neto, Gurevich e Schoueri Advogados law firm and became a partner at Fernandes Figueiredo Françoso Petros (FF Advogados), being responsible for the Contracts, Corporate Governance and Corporate Governance.

Its operation will be carried out in large-scale M&A transactions, audit processes and report review, as well as in the preparation and negotiation of corporate documents for the acquisition of companies, mostly corporations (S/As).

Her specialties are work with stock options, shareholders’ agreements and documents relating to guarantees granted, in addition to the contractual area.

  • Gradueted in Law – Pontifícia Universidade de São Paulo (PUC/SP).
  • Specialization in Business Law – Pontifícia Universidade de São Paulo (PUC/SP).
  • Master’s in Commercial Law – Pontifícia Universidade de São Paulo (PUC/SP).
  • Advising and acting directly in the expansion of the market leader group in the diagnostic medicine sector in the acquisition of numerous laboratories throughout Brazil, including competitors, structuring all operations, from the coordination and execution of audit processes, such as the preparation and negotiation of documents of the transaction and corporate restructuring, until the completion of all M&A transactions.
  • Advising and direct action in the expansion of one of the largest higher education groups in Brazil, through the acquisition of several companies that maintain the education area in Brazil, structuring the M&A operations in a complete way.
  • Advice in the corporate area for one of the largest groups in the road sector in Brazil and its partners, participating in the process of acquiring a company in the electronic payment sector and automatic collection of tolls and parking at airports and shopping malls, in addition to providing corporate and contractual advice to other public service concessionaires.
  • Coordination of M&A operations of leading outsourcing companies. in the same way carrying out the audit processes, and acting directly in the negotiations and preparation of documents related to the acquisitions.
  • Acting and advising on the joint venture processes and acquisition of equity interests between the partners of the companies that own the largest fashion and luxury e-commerces in Brazil, by reviewing and negotiating the corporate documents concerning the operation, until the effective completion of the process of partnership and change of corporate structure.
  • Direct involvement in the acquisition by a leading Brazilian company in the environmental management sector of a fintech of digital accounts, reviewing all corporate documents and negotiating their terms and conditions, until the completion of the transaction.
  • Direct role in the process of acquiring a Brazilian company in the technology sector by a company invested in by some of the largest global Private Equity funds.
  • Portuguese
  • English
  • Leaders League 2022 – Startups & Innovation
  • The Legal 500 2023 – Corporate and M&A

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