Melcheds – Mello e Rached Advogados announces a new partner

Melcheds - Mello e Rached Advogados announces a new partner

Melcheds is pleased to announce the arrival of Isabela Martins Xavier as a partner of the firm.

Isabela Xavier has more than 13 years of experience in corporate law, mergers and acquisitions and international contracts. She advises clients in several industries on all aspects of their corporate activities, including complex and cross border transactions. Among the sectors in which Ms. Xavier is versant, the education, real estate, software, retail, hotel and transformation sectors stand out.

Prior to joining Melcheds Advogados, Ms. Xavier was a partner of the Brazilian prominent Law Firm Veirano Advogados and worked in the legal department of a leading Washington, D.C. based software multinational company where she was responsible for the company’s transactions in Brazil, Portugal and South Africa. She was also an associate at the corporate law department of a leading North American law firm renowned for their regulatory, banking and capital markets practices.

Isabela is admitted to the New York State Bar enabling her to provide clients with insights into legal trends emerging in the United States.

According to the most recent report in the Guide TTR – Transactional Track Record, Melcheds Advogados has remained among the top 10 Brazilian law firms in Mergers and Acquisitions, and this addition reinforces our commitment to growth in the legal market, with the aim of becoming one of the most qualified Brazilian law firms in Mergers and Acquisitions.

Quotation Rodrigo Mello: Isabela is certainly one of the most prestigious M&A lawyers in the Brazilian market. She built a giant track-record of remarkable transactions. We are proud to announce her as our partner at Melcheds, and we have no doubts that she will help us to drive our firm to fantastic results.

Quotation Roberto Rached: In a moment of such uncertainties, it is with great pleasure that we announce the addition of a great and experienced partner, Isabela, to our team.

Quotation Isabela Xavier: I am delighted and honored to join Melcheds Advogados. Their commitment to growth via excellency in services will fuel the firm’s next chapter, and I am proud to join the team.

Formed more than a decade ago by a group of professionals with extensive experience in the legal market, Melcheds – Mello e Rached Advogados is a full service firm whose main objective is to establish a long-term strategic partnership with its clients, based on trust, efficiency, technical quality, innovative solutions and ethics.