Main Partners: Danilo Andrade Maia, Fabio Brun Goldschmidt, Júlio Cesar Goulart Lanes, Tonia Russomano Machado
Number of partners: 40
Number of other lawyers: 136
Labour: Tonia Russomano Machado
Tax & Public Law: Fabio Brun Goldschmidt, Eduardo Borges
Litigation: Júlio César Goulart Lanes
Corporate: Danilo Andrade Maia
Andrade Maia Attorneys at Law aims to provide clients with corporate legal services that result in pragmatic solutions to their most complex challenges, while striving to maintain the highest standard of excellence. The firm advises both strategic and day by day legal needs and provides assistance to their clients throughout the entire country. From the opening of a foreign company in Brazil to its expansion and other business issues, the firm is prepared to take a simple and direct legal approach, going through any and all daily questions or problems. Andrade Maia counts with a solid staff of more than 300 people spread out in four offices located in strategic business areas (São Paulo, Porto Alegre, Brasília and Salvador) along with a network of local lawyers that allows the firm to provide quality services in more than a thousand Brazilian cities. The firm has a proven track record for litigating in Brazil’s highest courts, as it is acknowledged by its leadership roles in leading cases before the Supreme Court (STF) and the Administrative Court of Federal Taxation (CARF).
Main Areas of Practice:
Administrative law; arbitration; bidding procedures; civil law; corporate law; consumer relations; environmental law; labour law; litigation; oil and gas; public law; tax litigation and tax planning.
English, French, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish.
General Motors ('GM'), Crown, UPS, Walmart, Claro, Doux, Odebrecht, Braskem, Alpargatas, Brasil Foods (BRF), RGE, Oxiteno, Refinaria de Petróleo Riograndense, Lojas Colombo, Lojas Renner, Hospital Moinhos de Vento, Unimed, ApexBrasil, Sindifisco Nacional, Évora, Fitesa, Lanxess, Borealis, Camicado, BIG Supermercados, SAM's CLu, Rice Company, PUCRS, Arezzo, Schutz, Máquina de Vendas, Foz do Brasil, Uber, AES Eletropaulo, AES Tiete, Dow, Ambev, Sompo Seguros, Cisa Trading, Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional ('CSN'), Cargill, CEMAR, Unilever and Heineken, among others.