Mr Rafael Passaro > Stocche Forbes Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Stocche Forbes Advogados
04538-132 SÃO PAULO SP

Work Department

Dispute Resolution and Prevention; Arbitration; Contracts and Consumer Law and Product Liability.


Partner of the firm.


Rafael de Carvalho Passaro is a founding partner of the firm, with more than 15 years of experience in dispute resolution and prevention, representing clients in civil litigation, administrative proceedings and arbitration, with particular focus on civil, commercial, corporate, contractual and consumer law matters. He was a partner at Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice Advogados.


Portuguese, English and Italian.


Member of the Brazilian Bar Association, São Paulo Association of Lawyers and Brazilian Arbitration Commitee – CBAr.


Bachelor of Laws Degree (LL.B.) from Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de São Paulo (USP) – 1998. Bachelor of Business Administration Degree from Escola de Administração de Empresas de São Paulo – Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV) – 1995. Postgraduate Degree (Lato Sensu) in Civil Procedure from Facoltà Degli Studi di Firenze in Italy – 2002.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Dispute Resolution: Litigation

The dispute resolution department at Stocche Forbes Advogados represents clients in lawsuits involving breach of contract, civil liability, commercial issues and corporate disputes. Rafael Passaro has ‘a distinguished professional profile’ in the field of civil litigation and administrative proceedings. He oversees the practice with Fernanda Cardoso, Luis Guilherme Aidar Bondioli and Guilherme Gaspari Coelho, who is a key contact for commercial and corporate disputes. Lilian Patrus Marques is a name to note for preventive work, litigation and arbitration matters.

Brazil > Dispute Resolution: Arbitration

The arbitration practice at Stocche Forbes Advogados represents clients in domestic and cross-border matters, covering civil, commercial, corporate and contractual disputes. Rafael Passaro, who balances a busy workload comprising civil litigation, administrative proceedings and arbitration, jointly heads up the team with Luis Guilherme Aidar Bondioli and Guilherme Gaspari Coelho, both of whom excel in commercial and corporate disputes.