Paulo Barcellos

Founding Partner

Rocha e Barcellos Advogados



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LACCA Approved


Founding partner Paulo Barcellos received the Litigation LACCA Approved recognition for the third consecutive year. He is also a four-time winner of ILO Client Choice.

For the past eight consecutive years, Mr Barcellos has been listed in Análise Advocacia 500 as one of the most admired attorneys in the several industries. His firm has been listed in the same publication as one of the most recognised in Brazil.

With a background in complex credit transactions, torts, debt collection, employment matters, contracts negotiations and disputes in Brazil, for national and foreign companies, Mr Barcellos has built a solid career in general business law.

Ethics, passion, innovation, creativity, excellence, availability and responsibility are values that guide the development of his firm, which employs more than 80 highly qualified professionals in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro to seek the best and most effective solutions to client’s legal matters, while at the same time providing and interpreting administrative information of extreme importance to generate strategic decisions.

The firm’s facilities are fully sustainable and boast the best technological and operational resources available on the market. In accordance with the type of services provided and the firm’s beliefs about how each one can best contribute to society, Rocha e Barcellos have chosen for their head office a modern building in Alphaville that holds the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certificate. This seal of quality with strict requirements on the sustainability of income and functionality is only granted to businesses that prioritise users and visitors’ quality of life, as well as a reduction of the impact on the environment.

For 38 years, Rocha e Barcellos Advogados has been providing services in all areas of business law.

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