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Carolina Marcondes Sant'Angelo

Carolina Marcondes Sant'Angelo


Carolina Sant’Angelo is experienced in local and cross-border M&A, joint ventures and venture capital transactions in a variety of sectors.

She additionally advises on general corporate matters, corporate governance, multijurisdictional corporate reorganizations and complex business contracts. Carolina advises companies across industries, with a particular focus on the pharmaceuticals and technology sectors. 

DLA Piper and Campos Mello Advogados (CMA) are separate and independent law firms, which work in cooperation with one another. Partners of DLA Piper are not partners of CMA; and CMA partners are not partners of DLA Piper.

Bar admissionsSao Paulo, Brazil


  • Part of the international team advising a major electric company on multiple corporate reorganizations, including reorganizations that preceded the disposal of part of the company’s overseas lighting business, and the spinoff and merger of its transport business with an industrials company
  • Acted for a major UK independent insurance distribution platform on the acquisition of 100 percent of share capital of a multinational insurance company
  • Advised the a beauty company on the sale of its Brazilian subsidiary in the cosmetics industry
  • Participated in the team leading the negotiation and execution of a commercial partnership between a major Brazilian pharmaceutical company and a publicly listed Canadian biopharma in relation to cannabidiol-based product
  • Portuguese
  • English
    • New York University, Master of Laws, 2013
    • Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo, Graduate Studies in Commercial Law, 2010
    • Getúlio Vargas College, Specialization in Business Administration, 2008
    • Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo, Bachelor's Degree in Law, 2004 
  • Graduate Studies in Corporate Law, Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC-SP), 2010
  • Specialization in Business Law, Getúlio Vargas College (FGV-SP), 2008


The Legal 500, Recommended Lawyer in Electricity, 2018
Análise Advocacia 500, one of the most admired Brazilian lawyers, Business Contracts, 2018

Prior Experience

Carolina formerly practiced at several major law firms, focusing on corporate matters and M&A transactions.

Memberships And Affiliations

  • Brazilian Bar Association (OAB), São Paulo Chapter



+55 11 3077 3551
(Work, São Paulo (Cooperation Firm))