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Gabriela Lima

Gabriela Lima

Practice Groups

Labor, Immigration, Technology & Innovation, German Desk


Office: São Paulo
Phone: (55 11) 5086-5506


Professional experience

With solid experience in the Labor and Employment area, Gabriela specializes in preventive legal advice, assisting clients in issues related to hiring and compensation structures, incentive plans, benefits, internal policies, health and safety aspects, termination of contracts, negotiations of collective bargaining agreements, data privacy, and labor and employment compliance matters. Gabriela also represents clients in due diligence and investigation processes. In the Immigration area, her practice encompasses strategies for hiring foreigners to work in Brazil and Brazilians to work abroad, including work visas/residency permits and other regulatory requirements.


Internationally recommended by the legal guide Latin Lawyer 250, Gabriela is also LACCA Approved: Latin America’s leading private Practitioner for Labor and was recognized as a Rising Star in 2020 by LMG Expert Guides.



  • English


  • LLM in International Business Law from Faculdade Católica Portuguesa, Portugal, 2010.
  • Specialized degree in Labor from PUC-SP (Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo), 2006.
  • Graduate of the Law School of Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, 2003.

Additional activities:

  • Holder of the Chair No. 27 of APDT (São Paulo State Labor Law Academy).
  • Member of AASP (São Paulo Lawyers Association).

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