Professional Notice

FreitasLeite Advogados


Founded in 1996, FreitasLeite has significant expertise in providing specialist legal advice on financial and capital markets, corporate and tax law, merger and acquisitions, anti-corruption and compliance, antitrust and wealth planning matters. The firm offers a multidisciplinary team of highly qualified and experienced professionals who are able to deal with complex legal matters, by developing tailor-made solutions for the clients’ needs. Formed mostly by professionals coming from the financial markets, consulting firms and renowned law firms, FreitasLeite has taken part in several relevant deals in the domestic and international markets, bringing to the firm great recognition and admiration from clients and partners.

Over the years, FreitasLeite has broadened its areas of expertise while keeping the ‘boutique’ concept and the understanding of clients’ specific needs. Every matter handled by the firm is closely followed by a partner and treated in a truly personalised manner.

With an active presence along with the main market participants and regulators, FreitasLeite has followed and actively participated in the evolving regulatory framework governing the financial and capital markets in Brazil over the past 25 years, being considered an influential and innovative office on proposed solutions.

Main areas of practice: anti-corruption and compliance; antitrust; financial and capital markets; fintech; corporate/M&A; litigation; private client and wealth advisory; real estate and tax.


Chambers: Latin America

  • Investment Funds: 2021
  • Real Estate: 2021

Chambers: HNW

  • Private Wealth Law: 2021

Chambers: Brazil

  • Tax Litigation: 2021

The Legal 500: Latin America

  • Capital Markets: 2021
  • Corporate/M&A: 2021
  • Real Estate: 2021
  • Wealth and Succession Planning: 2021
  • Tax: 2021.

Análise Advogados 500

  • Análise Advocacia Women: 2020
  • Financial and Tax Operations Specialties, Banking Economic Sector: 2020

Chambers: HNW

  • Private Wealth Law: 2020

Latin Lawyer 250

  • Corporate/M&A: 2020.

Rua Elvira Ferraz 250
Vila Olímpia, 04552-040 São Paulo SP
Tel: +55 11 3728 8137

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