Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados

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Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados

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Global 2021 High Net Worth 2020 FinTech 2021 Brazil 2021


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Managing Partner: Roberto Quiroga
Number of partners: 106
Number of lawyers worldwide: 608

Firm Overview:
Mattos Filho provides services to clients in different legal areas in a coordinated and integrated manner, working in multidisciplinary teams whenever necessary. This work dynamic allows the firm to deliver tailor-made solutions to clients, thereby enhancing the firm’s understanding of the clients’ businesses and making Mattos Filho a valuable partner. Mattos Filho is a leader in more than 20 different practice areas and work continuously to ensure that all these practices are benchmarks for the market. The firm represents domestic and foreign companies, financial institutions, investors, multilateral agencies, private clients and family offices, investment funds, pension funds, insurers and reinsurers and non-profit organisations.

Main Areas of Practice:

Merger reviews and opposition in relation to the administrate Council for Economic Defence (CADE); analysis of antitrust-related risks and structuring corporate transactions; investigations; leniency agreements and settlement negotiations; antitrust compliance audits.

Asset Management Services & Investment Funds:
Regulatory and tax aspects applicable to asset management services and investment funds; Modeling and formation of investment funds, public and private offerings of investment funds (fundraising); acquisition, financing and disposition of assets (M&A and IPO), secondary transfers of assets and interests, litigation and dispute resolutions involving investment funds.

Modeling corporate transactions for companies in the aviation sector; assistance with airport concessions and use of airport areas, as well as with concessions, authorisations and certifications for the rendering of air services; preparation and negotiation of aircraft purchase and sale agreements, leases and structured finance, including the constitution of guarantees; assistance in regulatory transactions in general, including those relating remotely piloted aircraft (drones).

Banking & Finance:
Regulatory advice to financial institutions and other entities supervised by the Central Bank of Brazil and the Brazilian Securities Commission; solid knowledge of the rules and practices of the financial and payment sectors and capital markets.

Business Public Law:
Client representation with regulatory agencies; federal and state courts of accounts in matters related to administrative improbity acts, conduct adjustment agreements, and public civil actions.

Capital Markets:
Stock market and listed companies; financial transactions; investment funds; regulatory assistance; structuring and negotiating complex transactions; debt and financing; and securitisations.

Charities, Social Business & Human rights:
Legal expert guidance to non-profit organisations and companies with private social investments; advice on structuring social businesses.

Compliance & Corporate Ethics:
Investigations of wrongdoings; prosecutorial inquiries and enforcement actions; leniency agreements and settlements; compliance programs; anti-corruption compliance due diligence.

Corporate investigations:
Cross-practice team experienced in internal investigations, litigation and corporate defense, negotiations of regulatory or criminal law matters.


M&A and other corporate transactions, business reorganisations; corporate governance and general corporate advice.

Data Protection & Cybersecurity:

Data privacy, data protection and cybersecurity across wide-ranging industries and currently involved in the most complex matters in debate in Brazil, and was deeply involved in debates preceding the approval of the Brazilian Data Protection Act.

Due diligence; licensing; administrative and court proceedings; solid waste and post-consumption liability; environmental contamination; environmental asset’s market (forests, water, carbon and biodiversity).

Forestry Investments:
Purchase and sale of rural properties; land use rights; lease agreements; partnership agreements; development programs; purchase and sale of forests.

Infrastructure & Energy:
Advice on project development; project finance; construction and complex contracts; administrative law; regulatory law; oil and gas; energy; mining; logistics; sanitation; and telecommunications.

Insurance, Reinsurance & Pensions:
Incorporation and licensing of (re)insurers and brokers; M&A; sale of portfolios; policy wordings; reinsurance contracts; distribution agreements.

Intellectual Property:
Copyrights; IP license; technology transfer and franchise agreements; trademark registration and prosecution; domain names; IP litigation.

Labour & Employment & Executive Compensation:
Assistance with complex compensation plans; trade union negotiations; immigration; work place hazards and safety issues; and legal due diligence.

Life Sciences & Healthcare:
Regulatory matters; commercial, IP and technology agreements; administrative and court proceedings.

Litigation & Arbitration:
Commercial disputes involving a wide array of industries and domestic and international arbitrations.

Private Client:
Advice to individuals, family controlled businesses and groups; adoption of best governance practices; estate planning; succession planning; emigration planning; and tax advice.

Real Estate:
Due diligence and supervision of external audits for acquisition of properties; preparation and negotiation of construction and project management contracts.

Restructuring & Recovery:
Representation of investors, creditors and debtors in complex debt restructurings, M&A of distressed assets and financing of distressed companies.

Representation of clients in administrative and court proceedings; private pensions; direct and indirect taxes.

Tech Mattos Filho:
Advice on the internet act, liability of internet application providers, law enforcement in the digital space, structuring technology and internet companies, assisting companies from virtually all economic sectors to model and implement their digital strategy.

Transactional and regulatory advice, strategic agreements, representation of clients in administrative proceedings with National Telecommunications Agency (ANATEL), assistance.

White Collar Crime:
Assistance on complex matters related to crimes committed in the corporate environment. Advice and legal defence on criminal investigations and cases before state and federal courts, including the Supreme Court, and in cross-border matters.

Latin America

This firm is also ranked in:

Global 2021 High Net Worth 2020 FinTech 2021 Brazil 2021


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Alternative Funds 2020 in Brazil

Authors: Marina Procknor, Raphael Yukio Hayakawa da Costa

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Al. Joaquim Eugênio de Lima, 447

São Paulo - SP

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