Maria Luiza J. Oliveira de Barros (“Lola”) is a corporate international associate and a member of the Mergers & Acquisitions Group.

Ms. Oliveira de Barros joined Debevoise in 2022. She received her LL.B. from Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado in 2015. She also received a post-graduate degree in Corporate Structures and Transactions from Fundação Getulio Vargas in 2019. Ms. Oliveira de Barros received her LL.M. and the Wharton Business & Law Certificate from University of Pennsylvania in 2022. From 2015 to 2021, she was an associate at Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados and at Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice Advogados.

Ms. Oliveira de Barros is a member of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) and is admitted to practice in Brazil. She is fluent in English and Portuguese.


  • Fundacao Armando Alvarez Penteado School of Law, LL.B.
  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, LL.M.
  • Fundacao Getulio Vargas Law School, Post-Graduate Degree

Bar Admissions

  • Brazil
Not Admitted in New York