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Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados

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Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados is the most global and innovative law firm in Brazil, with the strategic alliance with Dentons, the world’s largest law firm. It is a full-service law firm with an agile and collaborative approach.
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Managing Partners: Rodrigo Vella, Antonio Celso Pugliese
Number of partners: 18
Languages: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish

Firm Overview:
Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados is the most global and innovative law firm in Brazil, with the strategic alliance with Dentons, the world’s largest law firm. It is a full-service law firm with an agile and collaborative approach that delivers the results its clients seek. Headquartered in São Paulo and with an office in Brasília, Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados has more than 160 professionals — including more than 120 lawyers, counsel, paralegals and trainees — ready to serve clients in any area of law. The success of the firm is based on its deep and longlasting relationships with clients and its ability to develop, communicate and implement efficient legal solutions.

Main Areas of Practice:  

Banking & Finance:
Direct loans and financings, crossborder financings, syndicated loans, project finance, development banks’ and multilateral agencies’ financing.
Contact: Rodrigo Vella
Email: [email protected]com.br
Contact: Gabriella Maranesi Najjar
Email: [email protected]

Capital Markets:
Public or private offerings of stocks, depositary receipts, commercial paper, debentures, bonds and other securities; structuring of investment funds; issuance of debentures and commercial papers and advisory on debt renegotiation.
Contact: Gabriella Maranesi Najjar
Email: [email protected]

Competition/Antitrust:
Antitrust advice, submission and opposition of concentration acts, antitrust administrative and judicial proceeding (e.g. cartels, distribution, relationships, abuse of dominant position) and investigations of commercial defence (e.g. dumping).

Compliance:
The Compliance team is proficient and experienced in preventive measures, administrative procedures and leniency agreements related to all types of compliance, such as anti-corruption, antitrust, money laundering, fraud and labour.
Contact: Denise Leão Chachamovitz de Salles
Email: [email protected]

Corporate/M&A:
Mergers and acquisition transactions, investments and divestitures, restructurings and corporate reorganisations, partnerships and joint-ventures, legal due diligences.
Contact: Rodrigo Vella
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Frederico Buosi
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Bruna Gobbi
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Gabriella Maranesi Najjar
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Denise Leão Chachamovitz de Salles
Email: [email protected]

Employment & Labour:
Labour litigation, labour advice, union negotiation, compensation and benefits’ planning.
Contact: Marcos Renato Gelsi dos Santos
Email: [email protected]

Environmental:
Structuring and implementation of projects with environmental impacts, assessment of environmental compliance, administrative and judicial defence in proceeding and law suits involving environmental matters.
Contact: Antonio Celso Pugliese
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Anderson Moura
Email: [email protected]

General Corporate Practice:
Incorporation, maintenance and liquidation of Brazilian companies, foreign investments, foreign exchange control and currency remittances.
Contact: Rodrigo Vella
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Frederico Buosi
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Bruna Gobbi
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Gabriella Maranesi Najjar
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Denise Leão Chachamovitz de Salles
Email: [email protected]

Intellectual Property:
IP contracts, licensing and technology transfer, trademarks and patents, copyrights, software protection.
Contact: Frederico Buosi
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Patricia Barbosa
Email: [email protected]

Internet & Media:
Privacy data protection, cybersecurity, Internet and e-commerce contracts and regulations, directed marketing and social media, gaming, IP disputes in cyberspace, domain name disputes and media contracts and regulation.
Contact: Frederico Buosi
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Patricia Barbosa
Email: [email protected]

Litigation & Arbitration:
Civil, commercial, corporate and capital markets litigation, bankruptcies and reorganisations, arbitration and alternative mechanisms for dispute resolutions.
Contact: Antonio Celso Fonseca Pugliese
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Nahima Muller
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Carolina Mansur
Email: [email protected]

Real Estate:
Purchase and sale transactions, title and ownership investigations, developments, O&M and lease agreements.
Contact: Rodrigo Vella
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Daniel Lopes Coelho
Email: [email protected]

Regulatory & Administrative:
Administrative litigation in administrative courts and regulatory agencies, in government contracting, such as public bids, concessions and public-private partnerships — PPPs, and in consulting work relating to public services, such as ports, airports, highways, railways, energy, oil and gas, mining, telecom, radio and TV.
Contact: Fernando Villela de Andrade Vianna
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Renato Otto Kloss
Email: [email protected]

Tax:
Tax planning, tax benefits programs and administrative and judicial litigation assistance.
Contact: Antonio Carlos Guidoni Filho
Email: [email protected]
Contact: André Ricardo Lemes
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Helena Vicentini de Assis
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Juliana Martins Skolimovski Gaia da Silveira
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Ricardo Braghini
Email: [email protected]

Telecommunications & Technology:
Both regulatory and transactional work in the technology and telecom industries with a excellent track record in ITO and BPO industries, acting for both customers and vendors.
Contact: Frederico Buosi
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Patricia Barbosa
Email: [email protected]
Languages: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish.
Clients: The firm provides legal services to a number of industries and business segments, for both domestic and international companies, such as the telecommunication, investment funds, agribusiness, energy, banking and technology.

Managing Partners: Rodrigo Vella, Antonio Celso Pugliese
Number of partners: 18
Languages: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish

Firm Overview:
Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados is the most global and innovative law firm in Brazil, with the strategic alliance with Dentons, the world’s largest law firm. It is a full-service law firm with an agile and collaborative approach that delivers the results its clients seek. Headquartered in São Paulo and with an office in Brasília, Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados has more than 160 professionals — including more than 120 lawyers, counsel, paralegals and trainees — ready to serve clients in any area of law. The success of the firm is based on its deep and longlasting relationships with clients and its ability to develop, communicate and implement efficient legal solutions.

Main Areas of Practice: 

Banking & Finance:
Direct loans and financings, crossborder financings, syndicated loans, project finance, development banks’ and multilateral agencies’ financing.
Contact: Rodrigo Vella
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Gabriella Maranesi Najjar
Email: [email protected]

Capital Markets:
Public or private offerings of stocks, depositary receipts, commercial paper, debentures, bonds and other securities; structuring of investment funds; issuance of debentures and commercial papers and advisory on debt renegotiation.
Contact: Gabriella Maranesi Najjar
Email: [email protected]

Competition/Antitrust:
Antitrust advice, submission and opposition of concentration acts, antitrust administrative and judicial proceeding (e.g. cartels, distribution, relationships, abuse of dominant position) and investigations of commercial defence (e.g. dumping).

Compliance:
The Compliance team is proficient and experienced in preventive measures, administrative procedures and leniency agreements related to all types of compliance, such as anti-corruption, antitrust, money laundering, fraud and labour.
Contact: Denise Leão Chachamovitz de Salles
Email: [email protected]

Corporate/M&A:
Mergers and acquisition transactions, investments and divestitures, restructurings and corporate reorganisations, partnerships and joint-ventures, legal due diligences.
Contact: Rodrigo Vella
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Frederico Buosi
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Bruna Gobbi
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Gabriella Maranesi Najjar
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Denise Leão Chachamovitz de Salles
Email: [email protected]

Employment & Labour:
Labour litigation, labour advice, union negotiation, compensation and benefits’ planning.
Contact: Marcos Renato Gelsi dos Santos
Email: [email protected]

Environmental:
Structuring and implementation of projects with environmental impacts, assessment of environmental compliance, administrative and judicial defence in proceeding and law suits involving environmental matters.
Contact: Antonio Celso Pugliese
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Anderson Moura
Email: [email protected]

General Corporate Practice:
Incorporation, maintenance and liquidation of Brazilian companies, foreign investments, foreign exchange control and currency remittances. Contact: Rodrigo Vella
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Frederico Buosi
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Bruna Gobbi
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Gabriella Maranesi Najjar
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Denise Leão Chachamovitz de Salles
Email: [email protected]

Intellectual Property:
IP contracts, licensing and technology transfer, trademarks and patents, copyrights, software protection.
Contact: Frederico Buosi
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Patricia Barbosa
Email: [email protected]

Internet & Media:
Privacy data protection, cybersecurity, Internet and e-commerce contracts and regulations, directed marketing and social media, gaming, IP disputes in cyberspace, domain name disputes and media contracts and regulation.
Contact: Frederico Buosi
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Patricia Barbosa
Email: [email protected]

Litigation & Arbitration:
Civil, commercial, corporate and capital markets litigation, bankruptcies and reorganisations, arbitration and alternative mechanisms for dispute resolutions.
Contact: Antonio Celso Fonseca Pugliese
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Nahima Muller
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Carolina Mansur
Email: [email protected]

Real Estate:
Purchase and sale transactions, title and ownership investigations, developments, O&M and lease agreements.
Contact: Rodrigo Vella
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Daniel Lopes Coelho
Email: [email protected]

Regulatory & Administrative:
Administrative litigation in administrative courts and regulatory agencies, in government contracting, such as public bids, concessions and public-private partnerships — PPPs, and in consulting work relating to public services, such as ports, airports, highways, railways, energy, oil and gas, mining, telecom, radio and TV.
Contact: Fernando Villela de Andrade Vianna
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Renato Otto Kloss
Email: [email protected]

Tax: 
Tax planning, tax benefits programs and administrative and judicial litigation assistance.
Contact: Antonio Carlos Guidoni Filho
Email: [email protected]
Contact: André Ricardo Lemes
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Helena Vicentini de Assis
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Juliana Martins Skolimovski Gaia da Silveira
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Ricardo Braghini
Email: [email protected]

Telecommunications & Technology:
Both regulatory and transactional work in the technology and telecom industries with an excellent track record in ITO and BPO industries, acting for both customers and vendors.
Contact: Frederico Buosi
Email: [email protected]
Contact: Patricia Barbosa
Email: [email protected]

Languages:
English, French, Portuguese, Spanish.

Clients:
The firm provides legal services to a number of industries and business segments, for both domestic and international companies, such as the telecommunication, investment funds, agribusiness, energy, banking and technology.

Brazil

This firm is also ranked in:

Global 2022

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Brazil

Corporate/M&A: Highly Regarded
Band 1
Dispute Resolution: Litigation
Band 5
Tax Litigation: Highly Regarded
Band 1
Tax: Non-contentious
Band 5

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Brazil

Corporate/M&A


Frederico Buosi
Band 4
Rodrigo Vella
Band 3

Dispute Resolution: Litigation


Antonio Celso Fonseca Pugliese
Band 5

Tax: Litigation


Antonio Carlos Guidoni Filho
Band 3

Top Ranked Lawyers

Band 3
Rodrigo VellaCorporate/M&A
Band 4
Frederico BuosiCorporate/M&A
Band 5
Antonio Celso Fonseca PuglieseDispute Resolution: Litigation

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Rua São Tomé 86

17º Andar

Vila Olímpia

São Paulo - SP

Sao Paulo

Brazil

04551-080

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