Mr Henrique Ferreira Antonelli > Azevedo Sette Advogados > Belo Horizonte, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Azevedo Sette Advogados
Rua Paraíba, 1000, térreo
Belo Horizonte MG 30130-145

Work Department

Real Estate


Antonelli is partner and head of Azevedo Sette Advogados’ Real Estate practice in Belo Horizonte office. He draws upon more than 10 years’ experience assisting clients in real estate and contracts matters as development of projects, allotments, due diligences and project finance.


Before joining Azevedo Sette, Antonelli worked as in-house counsel at Urba (2018-2020) and Direcional Engenharia (2012-2015), largest construction and real estate companies in Brazil. He was partner and head of Real Estate practice in Brazil’s leading law firms. He is legal counsel at Sinduscon/MG (Civil Construction Industry Union in the State of Minas Gerais).


English and Portuguese


Brazilian Bar Association


LL.B. from FUMEC, he was admitted to practice in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, 1990. He is specialized in Public Law at PUC Minas (2011).


Henrique is recommended as reference in Real Estate practice by The Legal 500, clients appreciate he is “actively involved in the demands, and lead a very pro-business approach”.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Real estate

Azevedo Sette Advogados‘ real estate group is led out of São Paulo and Belo Horizonte by Alessandra Lima Ganz and Henrique Ferreira Antonelli, respectively. The team has a notable track record in litigation, and regularly assists clients in acquisitions and development projects.  Clients commend the ‘very well structured and dimensioned team‘, where ‘the quality of work and delivery is always high‘. The team can regularly be found assisting in matters involving commercial, residential, hospitality, agribusiness, logistics and retail property.