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Miriam Machado Kleissl

Miriam Machado Kleissl


Legal Practice Areas

Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Criminal

São Paulo

T +55 11 3077 5627

Miriam Machado Kleissl is a partner at Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper of the Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions practices, based in São Paulo. 


Miriam has more than 25 years of experience in corporate law and contracts and specializes in mergers & acquisitions, with extensive experience in corporate reorganizations, mergers, and acquisitions (pure M&A), private equity operations, debt restructuring and corporate regulatory issues. 


She works for a wide range of clients, of several different industries and sectors, always presenting innovative solutions that meet the specific needs of each operation. 


Miriam also has international experience, with a master’s degree in Law from the University of Cambridge, UK, fluency in English and solid knowledge of French and Italian. 




  • Corporate Law and Finance – University of Cambridge, 1994, LL.M.
  • Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC-SP), 1989 LL.B. in Law.



  • Chambers and Partners
  • The Legal 500
  • Leaders League
  • Análise Editorial 



  • Brazilian Bar Association (OAB), São Paulo Chapter.



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  • English
  • Italian
  • French