Founding Partners: José Luis Finocchio Junior and Octávio L.S.T. Brilhante Ustra
Managing Partner: José Luis Finocchio Junior
Number of partners: 11
Number of associates, lawyers and consultants: 80
Languages: English, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
Finocchio & Ustra Sociedade de Advogados started with the dream to fill a gap in the State of São Paulo's countryside’s market and build a full-service firm that could compete with the most admired offices in Brazil.
Focused on developing effective and reliable legal solutions, highly qualified professionals, and working closely with clients, the firm gained market share and currently has in its client portfolio national and international companies of all sizes, and from all business segments.
Finocchio & Ustra has made several investments in corporate governance and in its management model; such as its participation in the Partners for Excellence Program (PAEX) of Fundação Dom Cabral, which is one of the best business schools in the world.
With the future and the sustainability of the firm in mind, in 2019 Finocchio & Ustra launched its innovation platform: Future in Us (https://www.futurein.us/en/), as it believes in the rapid and disruptive evolution of law. FIUS also makes every possible effort and initiative to daily incorporate its ideology into the firm´s culture.
To be a benchmark firm, sustainable and timeless, in an ever-changing corporate environment.
To understand and improve clients' businesses, delivering results through strategic, innovative, reliable, and effective solutions.
To fulfill the mission in an ethical and synergetic environment, developing people with respect and transparency.
Finocchio & Ustra believes in and is guided by its values:
■ Committent to excellence and result delivering;
■ Acting ethically with integrity and transparency;
■ Appreciation for clients and working to exceed expectations;
■ Promptness and responsiveness;
■ Assertiveness through clarity;
■ Passion for what it does;
■ The firm cherishes team spirit, an easy-going, and inspiring work environment;
■ The team is the firm´s greatest asset.
Main Areas of Practice:
■ Banking and Finance
■ Civil Litigation
■ Complex Negotiation
■ Contract Law
■ Credit Strategic Recovery
■ Criminal Law
■ Customs and International Trade Consultancy
■ Family and Succession Planning
■ Intellectual Property
■ Public Procurement and Tenders
■ Real Estate
■ Regulatory Law
■ Restructuring and Insolvency
■ Tax Consulting
■ Tax Litigation
■ Tax Planning
Campinas: Rua Avelino Silveira Franco, 149, Condomínio L´Office Cj. 438, Campinas, SP, 13105-822
Tel: +55 19 3252 6176
E-mail: [email protected]
São Paulo: Avenida Pacaembu, 1976, Sala 17, Pacaembu, SP, 01234-000
Tel: +55 11 3511 1143
E-mail: [email protected]