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Almeida Advogados

AV. BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA, 1461, 16 º ANDAR TORRE SUL, 01452-002 SAO PAULO SP, BRAZIL
Tel:
Work +55 11 2714 6900
Web:
www.almeidalaw.com.br

Brazil

Corporate and M&A
Corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 5

Almeida Advogados

The ‘complete and competent’ team at Almeida Advogados is ‘very diligent and accurate’ and ‘always up-to-date with the latest legal developments’. It has a varied practice covering M&A, commercial contracts, corporate governance, restructuring and litigation, and acts for a mixed client base of domestic and international players. ‘Consummate professional’ André de Almeida ‘stands out for his very strong legal and commercial knowledge, as well as for his international reach’. Natalie Yoshida and Ruy Menezes Neto are also highly recommended.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution: litigation - ranked: tier 7

Almeida Advogados

Andréa Rodrigues Seco leads Almeida Advogados’ dispute resolution team, which represented Construtora Mello Azevedo in litigation concerning the construction of houses and sanitary infrastructure. Mercado Livre is also an active client.

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Labour and employment
Labour and employment - ranked: tier 4

Almeida Advogados

Co-headed by Adriano Ribeiro and Luiz Fernando Plens de Quevedo, the labour and employment team at Almeida Advogados counts BMC Software, Aerovias de México and Stericycle Brasil among its key clients. It represented the latter in a fraud case involving a former director who allegedly falsified documents to divert money from the company.

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Public law
Public law - ranked: tier 4

Almeida Advogados

2016 was another busy year for the buoyant public law practice at Almeida Advogados, which advised numerous clients on government procurement and bidding procedures. The team has significant senior resource in the form of practice heads Rafael Zinato Moreira and Leonardo Palhares.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 5

Almeida Advogados

Tax litigation - ranked: tier 4

Almeida Advogados

Clients appreciate Almeida Advogados’ ‘concise and to-the-point advice’ and ability to ‘anticipate problems and legal issues that might arise’. The team is well-versed in judicial and administrative tax litigation. The ‘very dedicated’ Homero dos Santos is based in São Paulo, while Leonardo Vinicius Correia de Melo is the name to note in Rio de Janeiro.

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Transport and shipping
Transport and shipping: shipping - ranked: tier 4

Almeida Advogados

Almeida Advogados’ shipping and port law practice has niche expertise in cruise operation matters, and represented Louis Dreyfus Company in an indemnity suit concerning a collision between a bulk carrier and the terminal’s shiploader. Breno Garbois is recommended.

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Brazil

Offices in Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, and Belo Horizonte

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