Avenida Paulista 1842
Ed. Cetenco Plaza - Torre Norte - 2º andar, Cerqueira César
São Paulo, SP – CEP 01310-923

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, GASPARINI, NOGUEIRA DE LIMA E BARBOSA 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 GASPARINI, NOGUEIRA DE LIMA E BARBOSA 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 10 partners and 30 other lawyers, provides comprehensive legal services to national and foreign companies in different business sectors, such as Manufacturing, Industrial and Services; Construction; Education; Retail and Consumer Goods; Technology; Agribusiness; Life Sciences, Pharmaceutical and Healthcare; Military and Defense; Food and Beverages; Energy; Entertainment and Third Sector.

The 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.

Main Areas of Practice:

M&A; Corporate Law; Tax; Contracts; Civil Litigation; Arbitration and Mediation; Capital Markets; Environment and Sustainability; Technology and Innovation; Labor; Compliance and Anti-Corruption; Bankruptcy and Restructuring; Family Law; Public and Administrative Law; Employment and Benefits; Real Estate; Regulatory Affairs and Insurance.

Department Name Email Telephone
Mergers and Acquisitions and Estate Planning Marcus Phelipe Barbosa de Souza 55 11 2171 1341
Dispute Resolution & Arbitration and Mediation Pedro Paulo Wendel Gasparini 55 11 2171 1316
Tax Law and Estate Planning Francisco Nogueira de Lima Neto 55 11 2171 1316
Labour & Employment Law Ricardo Christophe da Rocha Freire 55 11 2171 1355
Corporate Law and Contracts Felipe Mavignier 55 11 2171 1313
Litigation, Arbitration, Administrative Law and Infrastructure Maysa Abrahão Tavares Verzola 55 11 2171 1309
Litigation and Family Law and Succession Ana Lygia Tannus Giacometti 55 11 2171 1310
Technology and Innovation Jorge Miguel Arruda da Veiga 55 11 2171 1323
Tax Law Fernando Grasseschi Machado Mourão 55 11 2171 1306
Mergers and Acquisitions and Agribusiness Paula Taira Horiuti 55 11 2171 1346
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Marcus Phelipe Barbosa de Souza  photo Mr Marcus Phelipe Barbosa de Souza Partner in charge of the Corporate and M&A team, serving various domestic…
Mr Ricardo Christophe da Rocha Freire  photo Mr Ricardo Christophe da Rocha Freire Mr. Ricardo Freire is responsible for the Labor Law team. His expertise…
Mrs Ana Lygia Tannus Giacometti  photo Mrs Ana Lygia Tannus Giacometti Mrs. Giacometti has 16 years of experience representing national and foreign clients…
Mrs Paula Taira Horiuti  photo Mrs Paula Taira Horiuti Mrs. Horiuti has 10 years of experience in contractual and corporate law.
Mr Felipe Mavignier  photo Mr Felipe Mavignier Responsible for M&A, corporate and contract teams.
Mr Jorge Miguel Arruda da Veiga  photo Mr Jorge Miguel Arruda da Veiga Mr. Veiga is the Head of Technology and Innovation. He provides strategic…
Mr Fernando Grasseschi Machado Mourão  photo Mr Fernando Grasseschi Machado Mourão Mr. Mourão has nearly 20 years of experience in tax law. He…
Mr Francisco Nogueira de Lima Neto  photo Mr Francisco Nogueira de Lima Neto Partner, head of tax practice. Acting in tax consulting and tax litigation.…
Ms Maysa Abrahão Tavares Verzola  photo Ms Maysa Abrahão Tavares Verzola Maysa Verzola has over 19 years of experience in strategic litigation, domestic…
Other fee-earners : 30
Total staff : 15