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Siqueira Castro - Advogados

Labour & Employment

1 ranked lawyersBand 4BrazilBrazil 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Large firm with offices all over Brazil. Noted for assisting with large-scale labour disputes. Often retained to defend national market players in claims related to unfair dismissals, termination of contracts and unethical conduct of employees.

Strengths

One client says: "Fast, practical and capable of meeting our needs in consultations that go beyond labour and employment."

Work highlights

Represents DHL in a labour lawsuit involving a former employee, moral damages and embezzlement investigations.

Notable practitioners

Co-head of department Otavio Pinto e Silva has proven expertise in labour litigation matters, often assisting clients with collective actions, employment disputes arising from M&A transactions and dismissal issues. A client confirms his distinction: “He is good and is very knowledgeable.”

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Brazil

Labour & Employment


Otavio Pinto e Silva
Band 3