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Robortella e Peres Advogados

Labour & Employment

2 ranked lawyersBand 3BrazilLatin America 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Respected boutique frequently instructed by domestic companies from the energy, construction and media and entertainment sectors to assist with contentious labour and employment mandates. Widely recognised for its noteworthy expertise acting on cases involving slavery allegations, terminations of contracts and overtime pay. Additional capability advising on collective bargaining negotiations with unions.

Strengths

One impressed client reveals: "They are well equipped to handle complex cases in this practice area and offer an excellent value for money."

Notable practitioners

"Very studious" partner Antônio Galvão Peres enters the rankings due to considerable recognition from commentators: "He remains up to date with jurisprudence within this area," adds the source. Another observer points out: "He has many years of experience and is a very well-known name in the market," further adding: "He leads some very complex employment law cases."

Top-tier partner Luiz Carlos Robortella continues to impress sources, who describe him as "an icon," adding: "He is a reference in labour law among corporations."Robortella often undertakes individual, collective and procedural labour law matters. He commands particular expertise in sensitive mandates involving union negotiations and public civil actions. A source endorses his skills at dispute resolution, by saying: "He is a very well-known figure in employment tribunals."

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Brazil

Labour & Employment


Antônio Galvão Peres
Band 5
Luiz Carlos Robortella
Band 1