Mr Ricardo Christophe da Rocha Freire > Gasparini, Nogueira de Lima e Barbosa Advogados > São Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Gasparini, Nogueira de Lima e Barbosa Advogados
Avenida Paulista 1842
Ed. Cetenco Plaza - Torre Norte - 2º andar, Cerqueira César
São Paulo, SP – CEP 01310-923

Work Department

Labour and Employment; Labor Law, Labor Union Law and Social Security Law


Mr. Ricardo Freire is responsible for the Labor Law team. His expertise is to advice on labour and employment matters and his expertise include international personnel transfers, labour litigation, regularization of expatriate employees, executive and stock options compensation, incentive plans, profit sharing and labour issues for transactions, including M&A and IPOs.


Develop effective compliance programs, conduct compliance investigations and draft ethics, employee conduct and sexual harassment policies. He is also experienced at developing “use of work tools” policies and employees training. His litigation experience includes defending employers in labour court and before government agencies such as the Ministry of Labor.


Portuguese, English and Italian


He is a member of the Brazilian Bar Association – São Paulo Chapter


Graduated in Law (LL.B) from Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ). Specialist in Labor Law and Labor Procedures, Social Security Law, Union Negotiation and Labor calculations.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Labour and employment

Gasparini, Nogueira de Lima e Barbosa Advogados has an ‘outstanding’ practice, with ‘lawyers well versed in labour law’. The ‘extremely dedicated’ and ‘very proactive’ team advises employers on a mix of litigation and consultancy work. The firm represents clients from across all the key industries, and is particularly experienced in employment issues linked to the power and construction sectors. Practice head Ricardo Christophe Da Rocha Freire  is ‘an extremely qualified lawyer, with broad and deep knowledge and experience in complex labour issues’. Clients also highly rate the ‘extremely talented’ associate Paula Boschesi Barros .