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What the team is known for Well-known full-service São Paulo firm with a small but busy labour practice acting for clients on key labour matters, including union negotiations, consultancy and labour disputes. Payment companies Acqio and Sumup as well as logistics company Lalamove are new client wins
Strengths A client says: "I can attest to the high quality of their service, especially due to the broad technical understanding," adding: "Their service is friendly, agile and I particularly appreciate their careful reflection on the risks of a given decision and their understanding of our sensitivities."
Work highlights Assisted steelworks Nvent with the closing of a site in Brazil, handling legal matters resulting from the dismissal of more than 200 employees.
André de Melo Ribeiro is frequently retained by domestic and foreign companies from an array of industries to assist with matters relating to the termination of employment contracts and allegations of harassment. Ribeiro continues to draw significant praise from clients and peers alike: “Beyond the technical knowledge of the matters, he and his team are always willing and available,” a client says, with another client adding: “He is a brilliant professional.”