Professional Notice

Galdino & Coelho, Pimenta, Takemi, Ayoub Advogados


Galdino & Coelho Advogados (GC) provides experienced and proven expert legal assistance with a team of highly specialised attorneys skilled in conflict resolution and client representation within complex litigation and arbitration related to civil, corporate and bankruptcy disputes.

The firm has been responsible for successfully resolving corporate disputes before courts and arbitral tribunals involving Brazil’s largest corporations in several sectors, such as aviation, education, engineering, construction, oil and gas, retail, transportation, among others. GC is also known for its outstanding track record before Brazil’s higher courts, including the Supreme Court.

GC regularly represents the interests of the largest and most respected companies and banks from Brazil and abroad, as well as creditors and debtors, domestic and foreign, in reorganisation proceedings, bankruptcy and other transactions involving assets in distress. The firm has assisted companies across several sectors restructure over 25 billion reais in debt, both in and out of court.

The firm also provides legal advice for banks, intermediaries, issuers and companies in fundraising operations, with particular emphasis on fixed-income and securitisation operations, often as solutions to relevant disputes and involving corporate reorganisation.

GC was awarded Latin Lawyer’s Deal of the Year for the Disputes category in 2016, for Oi shareholders’ three-forum jurisdictional dispute settlement, and for the Restructuring category in 2019, for Constellation Group’s US$1.5 billion global restructuring.

Although the firm’s current partnership was formed in 2013 with the aim of providing clients with the highest level of legal representation and a dedicated focus on litigation and arbitration, the firm’s partners and attorneys have been working together for more than 15 years in the most prominent civil and corporate cases in Brazil. The team leaders have experience with disputes in different areas.

Our mission is to provide conflict resolution efficiently, effectively and expeditiously through our expert legal counsel, while saving our clients’ funds. We operate on the principle of developing a complete and knowledgeable understanding of our clients’ needs and expectations while delivering solutions to achieve or exceed their goals.

Rio de Janeiro
Rua João Lira, 144
22430 210 / Leblon
Rio de Janeiro / RJ 
Tel: +55 21 3195 0240 

São Paulo
Av. Brigadeiro Faria Lima 3900 / 11º andar
04538 132 / Itaim Bibi
São Paulo / SP
Tel: +55 11 3041 1500

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