Mr Ricardo Azevedo Sette > Azevedo Sette Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Azevedo Sette Advogados
Avenida Juscelino Kubitschek, 1327 – 11th floor
Itaim Bibi 04543-011
São Paulo - SP

Work Department

Litigation and Arbitration


Senior Partner, Managing Partner 


Sette is senior partner and head of Azevedo Sette Advogados’ Litigation and Arbitration practice in São Paulo office. He draws upon more than 20 years’ experience advising clients in complex transactions involving litigation & arbitration practices.


English, Italian and Portuguese.


Sette is a Member International Chamber of Commerce of Brazil, Brazilian Bar Association. Affiliated with Inter-American Bar Association. Founder of Brazilian Defense Lawyers Association. Author of several articles and books in litigation and arbitration, and speaker of seminars in Brazil and abroad.


LL.B. from UFMG Law School, he was admitted to practice in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. He has International Law Extension Program from Harvard University, USA (2000).


Ricardo is recommended in Chambers Global and Latin America, The Legal 500 and Latin Lawyer 250 guides in Dispute Resolution: Litigation. In Leaders League is recognized in Large-Scale in Commercial and Civil Litigation practices and highly recommended in Dispute Resolution in Consumer Litigation. In Análise Advocacia is listed as reference to Automotive segment and leading lawyer in São Paulo state.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Dispute Resolution: Litigation

Azevedo Sette Advogados regularly acts before federal and state courts, administrative authorities and regulatory agencies. Primary fields of expertise include litigation involving consumer law, credit recovery, corporate disputes, civil liability, as well as insurance and environmental claims. Ricardo Azevedo Sette specialises in civil and commercial matters. Consumer lawsuits and construction disputes are key specialisms for Marcos Augusto Leonardo Ribeiro, while Paulo Ciari de Almeida Filho is a name to note for labour and IP litigation. Leonardo Platais Brasil Teixeira is a key point of contact for technology clients. Other names to note include João Capanema, Felipe Moraes, Leonardo Farinha Goulart and Rodrigo Badaró de Castro.