Cescon Barrieu Flesch & Barreto Advogados is one of Brazil’s leading law firms. The lawyers stand-out for their strong commitment to the representation of our clients’ interests and for their work in highly sophisticated, groundbreaking matters. The firm’s goal is to be the clients’ law firm of choice for their most complex legal matters and most strategic transactions and disputes.
Academic excellence and a global mindset are requirements to be part of the legal staff. The lawyers are trained to represent the clients’ interests with unlimited dedication, attention to detail and a business-aware approach. The firm handles the client’s matters - no matter how large or small - as if they were the most important of the client’s business or life.
Over US$ 166 billion in M&A transactions. (2015-2020 - source: Transactional Track Record).
One of the leaders in financing and debt securities.
Advice on more than 50 public equity offerings in the past five years.
Ulhôa Canto Advogados (UC) is a Brazilian firm dedicated to business law. The firm is acknowledged as one of the most traditional law firms in Brazil and holds a prominent position among corporate law firms. By combining this tradition with a commitment to providing innovative solutions to its clients, UC has achieved precedent-setting judicial and administrative decisions in many different sectors and has taken part in some of the most relevant business transactions that have occurred in Brazil in recent years. As a boutique firm with presence in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, UC does not aim to be the largest law firm measured by number of lawyers, but to help its clients with their most challenging matters. To do so, the firm hires the very best law school graduates, the majority of which take postgraduate studies in top law schools in the US or Europe and work abroad as foreign associates.
Mattos Filho provides services to clients in different legal areas in a coordinated and integrated manner, working in multidisciplinary teams whenever necessary. This work dynamic allows the firm to deliver tailor-made solutions to clients, thereby enhancing the firm’s understanding of the clients’ businesses and making Mattos Filho a valuable partner. Mattos Filho is a leader in more than 30 different practice areas and work continuously to ensure that all these practices are benchmarks for the market. The firm represents domestic and foreign companies, financial institutions, investors, multilateral agencies, private clients and family offices, investment funds, pension funds, insurers and reinsurers and non-profit organizations.