Founded in 1967, Azevedo Sette Advogados celebrated 50 years of history on 27 November 2017. Our firm is known and recognised for providing clients with personalised assistance and offering effective and customised legal solutions in a wide range of practices encompassed under business law (full service) in connection with client consulting and litigation needs, including legal and tax consulting, legal opinions, and legal sponsorship and representation in administrative and judicial proceedings.
Over the course of the past 50 years, we have established distinctive experience in assisting national and multinational companies, financial institutions, investors and investment funds. Azevedo Sette Advogados currently operates out of six regional offices located in the cities of Belo Horizonte, Brasília, Goiânia, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Recife. We maintain a modern structure, with our professionals dedicated to constant progress, combining local knowledge, multidisciplinary teams and a nation-wide presence. In addition, the firm is supported by a broad network of correspondents and partners in South America, North America, Europe and Asia.
The expertise is widely recognised by Azevedo Sette’s clients and the legal market in each of the practices as mergers and acquisitions, administrative law, infrastructure, public-private partnerships (PPP) and project finance, civil litigation and arbitration, tax practice – consulting, planning and litigation, corporate, insurance, social security and healthcare, real estate, foreign investment, mining, succession planning, labour and pension funds, economic law, antitrust and regulatory agencies, banking and capital markets, environmental law, intellectual property, telecommunications, internet and information technology, commercial and financial contracts, anti-corruption compliance, international trade.
With 12 partners, Corporate Law and Mergers and Acquisitions practice is recognised by some of the leading domestic and foreign business groups with operations in Brazil. As one of the most renowned and qualified law firms in Brazil, Azevedo Sette has been involved in the majority of the largest mergers and acquisitions in Brazil in recent years, delivering consulting services to buyers and sellers. In 2015, 2016 and 2017, Azevedo Sette Advogados was listed in the mergers and acquisitions rankings of leading publications, including Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters, Mergermarket and Merril DataSite as one of Brazilian law firm with the highest volume of merger and acquisition deals.
Our commitment underpinned by our integrity policy and compliance culture is aimed to ensuring that good business practices and corporate governance rules, particularly anticorruption practices, are the standard of conduct of all partners, associates and staff members at Azevedo Sette Advogados.
www.azevedosette.com.br | 50 years – ready for the future and proud of our past.