Firm Profile > Gasparini, De Cresci e Nogueira de Lima Advogados > Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Gasparini, De Cresci e Nogueira de Lima Advogados
CEP 20020-906 - RIO DE JANEIRO

Real estate Tier 3

Strengths at Gasparini, De Cresci e Nogueira de Lima Advogados include timberland investments and rural land issues that affect foreign investors. Beyond this, it is often involved in high-value real estate acquisitions and contracts. Practice head Fabricio Barreto de Mattos advised a fashion retail company on a commercial lease agreement for a luxury store. Aldo De Cresci Neto is another active member of the team.

Electricity Tier 4

Gasparini, De Cresci e Nogueira de Lima Advogados’ prominent timberland and agribusiness practice translates into a steady stream of biomass-related matters. The group is particularly active on the regulatory side and is routinely engaged to advise on permits and licensing issues, as well as administrative proceedings. Aldo de Cresci Neto and Rafael Janiques are recommended.

Environment Tier 4

Next to transactional assistance, Gasparini, De Cresci e Nogueira de Lima Advogados frequently represents clients in administrative and judicial litigation. For example, it is representing Agrovia in litigation concerning environmental fines following a fire. Environmental compliance due diligences were conducted for Nexa Resources and Companhia Brasileira de Aluminio. Heloísa Verri Paulino Gomes is the name to note.

Labour and employment Tier 4

Gasparini, De Cresci e Nogueira de Lima Advogados' 'business-oriented' labour team 'communicates well and is responsive'; and clients commend its acting as a 'business partner'. The practice provides a broad employment practice and is instructed by both domestic and international companies; 'great lawyer' Ricardo Christophe da Rocha Freire, and André Rodrigues Schioser, are strongly recommended.

Corporate and M&A Tier 5

Gasparini, De Cresci e Nogueira de Lima Advogados is especially active in mid-market M&A, and is also equipped to advise on inbound investment, often representing international companies from Europe and the US. Recent mandates have seen the team handling transactions in the timberland, pharmaceuticals and retail sectors, among others. In the latter, Marcus Phelipe Barbosa de Souza has been assisting Giorgio Armani in corporate and contractual matters. Felipe Mavignier is another key partner in the team; he recently advised a company with multinational operations on the sale of its Brazilian subsidiaries.

Tax Tier 6

Recommended firm Gasparini, De Cresci e Nogueira de Lima Advogados has notable tax litigation expertise. Other areas of specialism include estate planning, free-trade zones and import and export issues. Its clients include leading players in the fashion and retail sectors. Francisco Nogueira de Lima Neto leads the team.

Dispute resolution (including White-collar crime) Tier 7

Gasparini, De Cresci e Nogueira de Lima Advogados handles a diverse civil litigation workload. Areas of expertise include restructuring and infrastructure and insurance disputes. Pedro Paulo Wendel Gasparini is defending Camargo Correa in a class action concerning a project to develop a bus rapid transit system in Salvador.

Founded in 2004, GCN / Gasparini, de Cresci e Nogueira de Lima Advogados is a Brazilian full-service law firm committed to excellence in rendering high-quality and effective legal services. Its local and international clients can rely on a team of expert attorneys with solid legal knowledge and multidisciplinary expertise, graduated from the most prestigious institutions in Brazil and abroad, who offer legal services in Portuguese, English, Italian, French and Spanish.

The in-depth legal expertise of GCN / Gasparini, de Cresci e Nogueira de Lima Advogados’ team of attorneys has led the firm to become a reference in the country, thus demonstrating the solid foundations of its corporate structure.

The firm’s multidisciplinary team, comprising seven partners and 30 other lawyers, provides comprehensive legal services to national and foreign companies in the following practice areas: corporate and M&A; private equity; tax; timberland; environment and urban; dispute resolution, litigation and arbitration; bankruptcy and restructuring; public and administrative law; anti-bribery and corruption, employment and benefits; real estate; capital markets; intellectual property; energy; entertainment and technology; regulatory affairs and insurance.

Main industry sectors: The firm has extensive experience in assisting national and international companies, providing effective solutions for their business operations. The firm’s legal practice is diversified and mainly focused on manufacturing, industrial and services; automation industry; education; retail and consumer goods; timberland; life sciences, pharmaceutical and healthcare; private equity; military and defense; food and beverages; real estate; telecommunication; automotive industry; airport business; energy, agribusiness and third sector. Although providing legal advice on many different areas, members of the firm are constantly interacting and exchanging information among themselves, which has contributed to maintaining the firm’s high professional standard and excellence throughout the years.

Department Name Email Telephone
founding partnerS Pedro Paulo Wendel Gasparini
founding partnerS Aldo De Cresci Neto
founding partnerS Francisco Nogueira de Lima Neto
partners Marcus Phelipe Barbosa de Souza
partners Felipe Mavignier
partners Ricardo Christophe da Rocha Freire
partners Heloisa Verri Paulino Gomes
Dispute Resolution and Arbitration Pedro Paulo Wendel Gasparini E:
Timberland Investment Aldo De Cresci Neto E:
Tax Francisco Nogueira de Lima Neto E:
Corporate Felipe Mavignier E:
Mergers and Acquisitions Marcus Phelipe Barbosa de Souza E:
Intellectual Property Jorge Miguel Arruda da Veiga E:
Environmental Heloisa Verri Paulino Gomes E:
Real Estate Aldo De Cresci Neto E:
Real Estate Fabricio Barreto de Mattos E:
Life Sciences Francisco Nogueira de Lima Neto E:
Labor and Employment Ricardo Christophe da Rocha Freire E:
Energy Aldo De Cresci Neto E:
Other fee-earners : 30
Contacts : 7