Professional Experience

Fernanda Fischer Casagrande joined the firm in 2017. Senior associate at the Compliance & Investigations Group, working with a focus on anti-corruption compliance issues and questions involving corporate matters such as financial fraud and money laundering. Fernanda Casagrande has a wide breadth of experience in interacting with judicial and regulatory authorities, conducting small and large internal investigations (including multi-jurisdictional), assistance in reporting information to enforcement authorities, board of directors and other controllers in cases of violation of national and foreign anti-corruption laws and Brazilian criminal laws. In addition, she performs the development, review and implementation of compliance programs, training of directors and employees, conducting compliance risk assessments and anti-corruption audits in the context of M&A projects.

Academic Background

She graduated from Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul with a degree in Law and is a master’s student in Corporate Criminal Law at Fundação Getúlio Vargas – São Paulo. She specialized in Criminal Law at Instituto de Desenvolvimento Cultural – IDC of Rio Grande do Sul.

Activities outside the office

Fernanda Casagrande is a member of the Corporate Compliance Committee of Instituto Brasileiro de Direito e Ética Empresarial – IBDEE.


She is co-author of important publications in the area such as the Brazilian chapter in 2020 of the magazine “Global Investigations Review” and the Compliance chapter of “Doing Business in Brazil” by Swisscam.

Representative matters and clients

Companies with great representation in their respective market segments, mainly in the banking, oil and gas and infrastructure sectors.

Trench Rossi Watanabe
São Paulo
Rua Arq. Olavo Redig de Campos, 105
31º andar - Edifício EZ Towers
Torre A | O4711-904
São Paulo - SP - Brasil

Rio de Janeiro
Rua Lauro Muller, 116 - Conj. 2802
Ed. Rio Sul Center | 22290-906
Rio de Janeiro - RJ - Brasil

Saf/s Quadra 02 - Lote 04 - Sala 203
Ed. Comercial Via Esplanada | 70070-600
Brasília - Distrito Federal - Brasil

Porto alegre
Av. Soledade, 550
Cj. 403 e 404 | 90470-340
Porto Alegre - RS - Brasil

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