Quem Somos

Who we are

MC Valois Miranda is a new international legal alliance, created from the partnership between the Brazilian office Schmidt, Valois, Miranda, Ferreira &Agel (SVMFA) and the Portuguese law firm MC&A, to provide legal advice to companies in different segments, around 500 clients, of which more than 10% are among the 500 largest companies in the world.


Schmidt, Valois, Miranda, Ferreira &Agel was founded in 2007 by partners of the most traditional Brazilian firms, with sound academic and professional experience in natural resources and infrastructure projects in Brazil and abroad.

Learn more about us on the website www.svmfa.com.br.


MC&A is a client-focused international legal practice associated with Dentons, one of the biggest law firms in the world, delivering quality and value and assisting a major range of clients in their businesses.

Learn more about us on the website legalmca.com.

Our Team

We consider it essential for our lawyers to have a solid academic background, proficiency in foreign languages and the ability to transform technical knowledge into practical and effective advice for the client. Our main goal is to offer an integrated, business-oriented approach in the client's native language.


Vitor Marques da Cruz

Partner
Areas of Practice

Commercial Law (Corporate and M&A) | Real Estate, Banking and Capital Markets

Paulo Valois Pires

Partner
Areas of Practice

O&G | M&A and JVs | Offshore Supply and Oilfield Services | Pipeline Operation & LNG Projects | Private Placements | Project and Corporate Finance | Mining

Rogério Sobral de Miranda

Partner
Areas of Practice

Natural Resources | Infrastructure | M&A | Corporate | Project Finance

Antônio Luís de Miranda Ferreira

Partner
Areas of Practice

Oil & Gas

Guilherme Schmidt

Partner
Areas of Practice

Energy | Regulatory | Infrastructure | Contracts | M&A and Corporate

Isabela Faria

Partner
Areas of Practice

Finance | Project Finance | Banking | Business Transactions | Oil and gas | Energy | Infrastructure

Luis Fernando Pacheco

Partner
Areas of Practice

O&G, Corporate, Litigation and Tax

Pedro 
Gonçalves Paes

Partner
Areas of Practice

Corporate and Commercial Law | International Transactions

Sonia Agel

Partner
Areas of Practice

Oil & Gas | Public Law | Regulatory

Alexei Macorin Vivan

Partner
Areas of Practice

Energy, Arbitration and Dispute Resolution, M&A and Litigation

ANNA PAULA BARBOSA DE CARVALHO GÓES

Partner
Areas of Practice

Environment (advisory and litigation), civil and commercial litigation.

Eduardo Cirne Lima

Partner
Areas of Practice

Societária, com foco em fusões e aquisições (M&A).

Fernanda Leite Mendes

Of Counsel
Areas of Practice

Labor Law

José Gustavo Braga

Of Counsel
Areas of Practice

International Tax Law | Tax Consulting | Tax Litigation (Administrative and Judicial spheres) | M&A | Joint Ventures | Corporate Restructuring | Tax Planning

Matthew Evans

Of Counsel
Areas of Practice

Oil & Gas, renewables, LNG, project finance, power generation, M&A

Aline Vasconcellos

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Civil litigation

Andreia Gonçalves Costa

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Corporate and Commercial Law | International Transactions

Áurea Guinda

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Corporate and International transactions

Bernardo Pacheco

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Corporate and Regulatory

Bruno Guedes

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Contracts | Corporate and M&A | Energy | Arbitration | Infrastructure

Carlos Freitas

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Corporate and International transactions

Clarissa Prallon Perez

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

O&G, Regulatory, Corporate and Contracts

Daniela Loureiro

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Oil & Gas | Corporate and Contracts | Public, Administrative and Regulatory Law

Duarte Amaral da Cruz

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Tax Law | Commercial Law

Duarte Chiau

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Corporate and International transactions

Joana Ferreira Ribeiro

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Employment | Civil Law

João Barbosa

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Litigation and Corporate | Contractual | Regulatory

José Eduardo Siqueira

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Corporate and Regulatory

Lara Lebreiro

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Corporate and capital markets

MANUELA CARNEIRO DANA

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Infrastructure and Construction, Energy, Electricity Regulation, Electricity Arbitration, M&A, Project Finance, Compliance.

Marco Correia Gadanha

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Employment | Commercial Law

Marina Cyrino

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Tax, Oil and Gas, Compliance and Anticorruption, Energy

Mayara Rahman Rufino

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Civil litigation

Nuno Morais Paiva

Legal Advicer
Areas of Practice

Litigation and Commercial Law

Pedro Guimarães

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Corporate and General Agreements | M&A and Joint Ventures | Dispute Resolution

Ricardo Néry

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Corporate Law | Banking | International Transactions

Rodrigo Pinheiro

Lawyer
Areas of Practice

Litigation | Tax

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