Lisa Alfaro

Gibson Dunn
Chapter Leader

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Gibson Dunn
São Paulo, SP
Phone 1: 55 11 3521-7160

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Lisa A. Alfaro is the partner in charge of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s São Paulo office and is a Co-Chair of the Latin America Practice Group.  She is also a member of the White Collar Defense and Investigations Group and the Energy and Infrastructure Group.  Prior to heading Gibson Dunn’s São Paulo office, she was based in Gibson Dunn’s New York office. 

For nearly 20 years, Ms. Alfaro has advised U.S. and multi-national companies on their most significant and critical matters, including corporate transactions, corporate compliance and investigations. Ms. Alfaro represents developers, investment banks, Fortune 100 companies, state owned entities and investors throughout the U.S. and Brazil.  

Ms. Alfaro leverages her corporate experience in the planning and implementation of internal corporate investigations, advising on the structuring, implementation and assessment of compliance management systems and representing companies before U.S. authorities.   She advises compliance officers, senior executives, legal officers and board members.  

Ms. Alfaro regularly speaks on corporate, compliance and anti-corruption topics.  She has appeared in webcasts speaking on the topic of Anti-Corruption Enforcement and Compliance.

Practice Areas

  • Anti-Corruption
  • Compliance Counseling
  • Corporate Governance
  • Crisis Management
  • Due Diligence Investigations
  • Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
  • Government Investigations
  • Internal Investigations
  • White Collar Crime