Firm profile submitted by Azevedo Sette Advogados
Chairman: Ordélio Azevedo Sette
Managing Partners: Fernando A Sette, Luiz A Sette, Ricardo A Sette, Luis Ricardo Miraglia
Key Partners: Aldo de Paula Jr, Ana Paula Terra, Frederico Bopp Dieterich, Frederico da Fonseca Silva, Gustavo Magalhães Assis, João Capanema, Joyl Gondim de Alencar F., Leandra Guimarães, Leila Azevedo Sette, Leonardo Farinha Goulart, Leonardo Moreira Costa de Souza, Leonardo P. Lamego, Luanna Vieira de Lima Costa, Luiz Eduardo Salles, Marcelo Padilha Cabral, Marcos Augusto Leonardo Ribeiro, Mauricio Pernambuco Salin, Paulo A. Ciari de Almeida Filho, Paulo Marcos Rodrigues Brancher, Paulo Sogayar Jr, Rafael Adler, Ricardo Barretto Ferreira, Roberto Mariano de Oliveira Soares, Roberto Ribas Wilson, Rodrigo Badaró de Castro, Tatiana Maria Silva Mello de Lima
Number of partners: 33
Number of lawyers: 245 Number of fee-earners: 485
Luiz A. Sette......................................................Tel: +55 11 4085 7613 Email: [email protected]
Fernando Azevedo Sette...................................Tel: +55 31 3261 6656 Email: [email protected]
THE FIRM: Founded in 1967, Azevedo Sette Advogados is known and recognised for providing clients with personalised assistance and offering effective and customised legal solutions in a wide range of practices encompassed under Business Law (full service) in connection with client consulting and litigation needs, including legal and tax consulting, legal opinions, and legal sponsorship and representation in administrative and judicial proceedings. The firm’s reputation is a product of more than four decades of experience in the delivery of services to domestic and multinational companies, financial institutions, investors, and investment and pension funds.
Azevedo Sette Advogados currently operates out of seven regional offices located in the cities of Belo Horizonte, Brasília, Goiânia, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Vitória and Recife. The firm is also supported by an extensive network of corresponding firms in South America, North America, Europe and Asia.
The firm has a market-leading team, formed by professionals with vast experience. With a long track record of middle-market and large deals closed, Azevedo Sette has been one of the most active M&A firms in Brazil for the last 20 years and the leading force in driving public-private partnerships (PPP) in Brazil. Azevedo Sette’s experience has made the firm one of the most widely recognised and qualified full-service law firms in Brazil.
LANGUAGES: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and others
CLIENTS: GPA – Grupo Pão de Açúcar, Andrade Gutierrez, Mapfre, Claro, Votorantim, Santander, Tyco, Localiza, Facebook, Cemig, Aethra, FedEx, CCR, Queiroz Galvão, Claro, Alusa, Galvão Energia, Banco Bonsucesso, Jaguar Mining, Mirabela Nickel, Mercedes-Benz, Microsoft, Zurich, Shiseido, Volkswagen, Sanofi-Aventis, Medley, Globo, BSA – Business Software Alliance, Red Bull, Anglo American, Under Armour, Transunion, Pepsico, Twitter, Ferrero Rocher, Holcim, Rolls Royce, Cisdi, Comgás, Bombril, Diageo, Brookfield, DocuSign, Kaefer, Sky, Alcoa, Areva, Sascar, Paranapanema, Netflix, Apple, and among others.