Alexandra Menescal Tupper Palhares


+55 21 3572-3022
Area of practice

Palhares practices law in the fields of corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, and private equity, further engaging in the incorporation of Brazilian and foreign joint ventures. Such practice encompasses drafting contracts and articles of incorporation, shareholders and members’ agreements, minutes, stock purchase agreements, and other corporate documents, in addition to carrying out the process of legal due diligence. She has experience with several segments, such as food and beverage, electronics, energy, pharmaceutical products, and services.


Brazilian Bar Association
International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA)


Pontifícia Universidade Católica of Rio de janeiro (PUC-RJ) – Graduate degree in Business Law, 2019
Pontifícia Universidade Católica of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-RJ) – Bachelor of Laws, 2017

Recent publications

Emily Darby   Paul Hastings LLP in New York and Brazil’s Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch...[+]
In effect since July 1, Normative Instruction No. 81/20, published by the Brazilian Department...[+]