The firm is engaged in assisting Brazilian and foreign individuals and corporations in various fields of law, such as, among others: competition law, civil and commercial law, consumer law, corporate law, labour and social security law, administrative law, international trade, international law, arbitration, foreign investment, banking and financial law, intellectual property, tax law, criminal law, environmental law, agribusiness and biotechnology.
Founded in 1992, the firm is guided by a philosophy: personal attention to its client. Its highly experienced and specialised team of lawyers meets the needs of the most diverse economic segments. The firm’s partners and associates act as counsel mainly for mining, technology, food and beverage, consumer products, construction products, oil and gas, steel, automotive, pharmaceutical, telecommunications and transport corporations, and financial institutions.
Its founding partners, Dr José Inácio Franceschini and Dr Custodio Miranda, are renowned professionals in their areas of expertise, respectively, competition law and civil and commercial law. Dr Franceschini was a member of the committee appointed by the Brazilian Antitrust Agency (CADE) to draft the Brazilian Antitrust Law, while Dr Custodio is an associated professor of the civil law department of the school of law of the University of São Paulo. A differential offered by the office in the paralegal area consists of the availability to the clients of an in-house economic-accounting adviser, whose services are rendered by the economist, Rodrigo Delgallo Hussne, who has a master's in economics from the University of Campinas. He advises on all economic matters in relation to administrative procedures (competition and anti-dumping), and to litigation (judicial expertise and arbitration), always under the legal supervision of the office. The products offered by our economist include advice on economic issues, studies, market analysis and preparation and responses to technical inquiries, in addition to technical analysis of the calculation of damages and lost profits. The firm is headquartered in São Paulo, has an office in Brasília and correspondents in several states of Brazil and overseas.Av. Brigadeiro Faria Lima 1461
13th floor – Pinheiros
01452-002 – São Paulo SP
Tel: +55 11 3095 2566www.fm-advogados.com.br