AREAS OF PRACTICE

Corporate Law:

  • Corporate advisory;
  • Preparation, analysis and negotiation of contracts;
  • Preventive advisory, with analysis of the legal framework and guidance regarding the correct proceedings;
  • Legal Opinions;
  • Legal Due Diligence;
  • Legal advisory in M&A;
  • Civil, Commercial and Corporate Litigation;
  • Representation before public entities;
  • Arbitration and Mediation;
  • Real Estate advisory;
  • Trademark and Intelectual Property;
  • Environmental Law.

 Tax Law:

  • Preventive advisory, with analysis of the legal framework and guidance regarding the correct proceedings;
  • Legal Opinions;
  • Special Regime Requests;
  • Tax Planning;
  • Administrative Procedures at federal, state and municipal levels;
  • Litigation.

Labor Law:

  • Advisory and representation of companies before Labor Justice, Labor Prosecution and labor unions;
  • Preventive Advisory and Legal Opinions;
  • Preparation, analysis and negotiation of work contracts;
  • Legal assistance in conventions and class actions;
  • Administrative Procedures at federal, state and municipal levels;
  • Litigation.
  • Extrajudicial collection;
  • Legal enforcement of credit instruments;
  • Acting in Bankruptcy and Judicial Reorganization lawsuits;
  • Risk assessment of operations with Brazilian commercial partners and of credit recovery procedures in Brazil.

International Contracts:

  • Preparation and negotiation of civil and international trade contracts for domestic and foreign companies, including Export Credit Agencies;
  • Constitution of Guarantees in Brazil – advisory concerning the most appropriate guarantees for each case, negotiation and registration;
  • Forfaiting and Supplier Credit Operations.

Foreign Trade:

  • Legal advisory in operations of import and export of goods and services;
  • Structuring of foreign trade operations considering customs, taxation, exchange and contractual aspects;
  • Advisory in customs and maritime law;
  • Advisory in Antidumping regulations;
  • Representation in trade defense disputes;
  • Issuance of Legal Opinions.

Foreign Investments in Brazil:

  • Acquisition of assets in Brazil;
  • Constitution of Joint Ventures;
  • Setting-up of branches and subsidiaries in Brazil;
  • Advisory in operations involving foreign capital in Brazil, including: obtainment of authorizations from the competent entities, registration of foreign capital with the Central Bank of Brazil and filing of administrative or judicial appeals;
  • Obtainment of visas in Brazil for foreign clients.