Founded by professionals with more than 35 years of legal practice, Campos Mello Advogados is full-service business law firm serving Brazilian and international companies with a clear focus: to partner with clients in facilitating business.
With offices in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and New York, the firm operates throughout Brazil with the support of a team experienced in several industry sectors. As a result, it has been able to develop and offer creative, innovative and sound legal solutions in a tailor-made and result-oriented manner.
The client teams are assembled to match the size and focus of every business in which Campos Mello takes part. Further, the firm’s relatively flat structure ensures that its partners can be in regular contact with clients, developing a profound knowledge of their business.
Tailored, high-quality services characterise Campos Mello’s practice and are in large part responsible for its positive reputation in the market as well as long-time relationships with clients.
We have a cooperation agreement with DLA Piper to serve our clients outside Brazil.
MAIN AREAS OF PRACTICE
We offer a broad range of legal business services, with emphasis on the following areas: antidumping; antitrust; banking and project finance; bankruptcy and restructuring; commercial contracts; compliance/investigation, white-collar crime and cybersecurity; corporate and M&A, capital markets; employment/pensions and benefits; energy; environmental; intellectual property; insurance; litigation and arbitration; projects and infrastructure, private wealth, real estate, regulatory and public law, sports and entertainment, and tax.
Clients and industry sectors: Over the years, the firm has developed fruitful relationships with Brazilian and international companies operating in the most dynamic sectors of the economy, such as aerospace and defence; automotive; basic and advanced materials; business services; construction; consumer goods; energy power and water; financial and banking services; health care; hospitality and leisure; industrial goods and services; infrastructure; insurance; life sciences; media and entertainment; mining; oil and gas; real estate; retail; shipping, transport and offshore; technology; telecommunications.
Team: Campos Mello currently has more than 100 lawyers, who are graduates of leading Brazilian law schools. Many have obtained masters degrees abroad and worked at companies and law firms outside of Brazil, bringing their international experience to the firm’s day-today activities.
Our lawyers are supported by law trainees and the administrative staff, which includes professionals with degrees in such diverse areas as business administration, data processing, information technology and library science.
The result is, above all, a close, integrated and multilingual team with shared perceptions, principles and objectives. All this diversified knowledge, combined with advanced technological capabilities, enable us to provide legal services with ever-increasing efficiency.
Languages: Our lawyers are capable of rendering services in many different languages: Portuguese, English, French, Italian and Spanish.
Rio de JaneiroRua Lauro Müller, 116 – 25th floor
Condomínio do Edifício Rio Sul Center
Botafogo – Rio de Janeiro, RJBrazil 22.290-906
T +55 21 3262 3000
F +55 21 3262 3011
São PauloAv. Pres. Juscelino Kubitschek, 360 - 10th
Vila Nova ConceiçãoSão Paulo, SP - 04543-000Brazil
T +55 11 3077 3500
F +55 11 3077 3501
New York1252 Avenue of the Americas27th floor (Suite 2873)
New York, NY 10020-1104USA
T +1 212 335 4541