Juliana Sá De Miranda


+55 11 3150-7267

Miranda has more than twenty years of experience in the defense of Brazilian and international clients’ interests in complex national and transnational investigations.

Her practice encompasses the areas of consulting and litigations. She assesses criminal risks and conducts criminal and anticorruption due diligences in corporate transactions, further defending Business Criminal Law cases related to environmental, financial, tax, antitrust, labor, consumer, capital markets, and other issues, including claimed violations to anticorruption laws and to related criminal laws.

She further has recognized experience in the provision of internal investigations of claimed compliance violations for corporate clients, advising them on possible improvements to compliance programs and trainings.

Miranda’s integrated practice has joined our multidisciplinary crisis management team, which includes partners within the fields of Environment, Antitrust, Compliance, Litigations, Finances, and Labor and Tax.


Brazilian Bar Association (São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro)
Representative of the International Bar Association (IBA) Criminal Law Commission for South America (2015-2017)
Member of the Brazilian Institute for Criminal Sciences (IBCCRIM)

Recent acknowledgments

Recommended by The Legal 500, 2021 edition, in Compliance.

Recognized by Latin Lawyer National, 2020 edition, in Anti-corruption investigations and compliance.

Ranked by Chambers Global within the field of Compliance – 2018 and 2019
Ranked by Chambers Latin America – 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021
Ranked by Chambers Latin America within the field of Dispute Resolution: White-Collar Crime – 2016, 2017, and 2018
Recommended by Legal 500 within the field of Compliance, 2018
Classified by Global Investigation Review / Who’s Who Legal as a leading lawyer within the field of Corporate Investigation – 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017
Classified by Who’s Who Legal as a leading lawyer in Business Crime Defense – 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2017
Recognized by Análise Advocacia 500 as one of the most admired attorneys within the field of Criminal Law – 2015 and 2018
Ranked by Global Investigation Review “40 under 40” – The world’s leading young investigation lawyers under the age of 40 – 2014


Instituto Brasileiro de Ciências Sociais (Brazil) – Specialization Course in Law and the Internet, 2011
Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE) – Certification in Compliance & Ethics Professional International (CCEP-I), 2010
Business School São Paulo (Brazil) – Specialization Course in Business Management, 2007
Fundação Getulio Vargas (Brazil) – Specialization Course in Criminal Law and Economic Criminal Procedural Law, 2005/2006
Universidade de Coimbra (Portugal) and Brazilian Institute for Criminal Sciences (Brazil) – Graduate Degree in Economic and European Criminal Law, 2000
Universidade de São Paulo – USP (Brazil) – Bachelor of Laws, 1999

Other qualifications

Author of the Brazil chapter in “The investigations Review of the Americas”, published by Global Investigation Review, 2018 and 2019
Co-author of “Anti-Corruption Compliance in Brazil”, published in Law Business Research Ltd., 2016
Co-author of “The Asset Tracing and recovery Review – Brazil Chapter”, published in Law Business Research Ltd., 2013

Recent publications

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