Managing partner: Rodrigo Millar de Castro Guerra
Number of partners: 18
Lobo & de Rizzo Advogados provides comprehensive legal advice and assists the strategic planning needs of domestic and foreign clients, whether they are already operating in Brazil or exploring business and investment opportunities in the country. The firm offers a wide range of legal services in corporate law, M&A, capital markets, project finance, real estate, tax consulting and litigation, civil litigation, regulatory, antitrust, environmental, labour law and intellectual property. Since its foundation in 2007, the firm has successfully continued with its strategy of focusing on complex transactions for its premiere clientele. The firm has over 100 lawyers who advise both Brazilian and multinational companies in domestic and cross-border transactions and disputes from offices in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. The market has repeatedly recognised the excellence of the firm’s service, the quality of its lawyers and the friendly and business-oriented approach that characterises its practice.
Main areas of practice
Antitrust and regulatory: regulatory agencies; antitrust and competition; public concessions and PPPs.
Compliance: Anticorruption law, internal investigations, leniency agreements and prevention programs.
Corporate, mergers and acquisitions: private equity; equity offerings; capital markets regulation.
Energy, Oil and Gas: Investment and divestment in assets and companies, legal and administrative proceedings, operating agreements and specialised opinions on sectorial themes.
Environmental: licensing procedures; adequacy of projects to the requirements of legislation; disputes.
Finance and capital markets: bilateral and syndicated loans; structured finance and securitisation; bank regulation; debt issuances.
Intellectual property and digital law: litigation and advisory work involving intangible assets; licensing agreements; technology and innovation; copyrights.
Infrastructure and projects: project development and finance; bilateral and multilateral agency finance; greenfield and brownfield projects; EPCs.
Labour: litigation; consulting.
Judicial litigation, arbitration and dispute resolution: commercial litigation; corporate disputes; product liability; domestic and international arbitration; tort litigation.
Real estate: contracts; project development; construction agreements.
Tax: litigation; consulting; transfer pricing.Avenida Brigadeiro Faria Lima, 3900, 12º andar, Itaim Bibi
CEP 04538-132, São Paulo, SP
Tel: +55 11 3702 7000 | +55 11 3058 8900
Fax: +55 11 3702 7001Rua Lauro Müller, 116, 42º andar, sala 4205, Torre Rio Sul, Botafogo
CEP 22290-906, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Tel: +55 21 3299 7100
Fax: +55 21 3299 7101