Firm Profile > Amaral e Nicolau Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil

Amaral e Nicolau Advogados
1993-1º ANDAR
01452-001 SÃO PAULO

Real estate Tier 3

Amaral e Nicolau Advogados was co-founded by José Vicente Amaral Filho and Júlio Nicolau Filho in 1997, and has retained a focus on the real estate and construction sectors since its creation. The team is well versed in commercial, residential and mixed purpose real estate developments, and includes key associate Lumy Tahara.

Founded in 1997, Amaral e Nicolau Advogados enjoys a high reputation as one of the leading real estate law firms in São Paulo state, Brazil. The firm’s vast experience means it regularly handles many of the largest, most complex and demanding real estate transactions in Brazil. Amaral e Nicolau also focuses on sensitive real estate litigation matters, and in counseling boards of directors and senior management in the most sensitive situations.

Amaral e Nicolau approaches its clients’ legal issues focusing in the larger framework of each client’s strategic, business and financial goals. The firm focuses on matters that require the attention, extensive experience, expertise and reputation of its partners. Matters undertaken by the firm are at all times afforded the direct personal attention of partners having expertise and sophistication with respect to the issues.

Amaral e Nicolau´s managing partners, José Vicente Amaral Filho and Julio Nicolau Filho, have been leading legal departments of the most traditional real estate developers of Brazil. That made the firm becomes one of the most prestigious law firms in real estate practice in São Paulo, enabling the firm to attract the most outstanding and motivated attorneys and law school graduates in São Paulo state.

Amaral e Nicolau consistently ranks near the top of legal real estate advisors by transaction dollar volume, even though it is significantly smaller than all of its major competitors. Over the past several years, the firm has been the legal advisor on some of the largest real estate transactions in São Paulo state.

Representation of diverse client base, both institutional and entrepreneurial, in project, joint ventures, acquisitions and dispositions, operations, development planning, and land use involving all property types, from retail, office, residential (multi-family and condominiums), industrial, and the full range of hospitality projects, located across Brazil.

Department Name Email Telephone
Real estate (consulting) José Vicente Amaral Filho 55 11 30341949
Real estate (consulting) lumy Tahara 55 11 30341949
Real estate (consulting) Felipe Varela Hollanda 55 11 30341949
Real estate (consulting) Rodrigo Palácio 55 11 30341949
Real estate (litigation) Júlio Nicolau Filho 55 11 30341949
Real estate (litigation) Larissa Pimentel Lilla Mofarej 55 11 30341949
Real estate (litigation) Kátia Alessandra Marsulo Soares E: 55 11 30341949
Photo Name Position Profile
 Mr. Jose Vicente Amaral Filho  photo Mr. Jose Vicente Amaral Filho
 Mr. Julio Nicolau Filho  photo Mr. Julio Nicolau Filho
Other fee-earners : 5
Total staff : 32
Chambers and Partners
Contacts : 27