Founded in 2013, Souto Correa Advogados is one of the most well-recognised Brazilian law firms made up of experienced lawyers, united by the same principles and values. It is staffed with experts of outstanding professional and academic backgrounds, many of whom hold PhDs and masters’ degrees and have been nominated in national and international legal rankings.
The firm’s mission is to build a solid and long-term institution comprised of united and motivated people and capable of generating competitive advantages, while fully committed to its clients and the community. The team has more than 170 lawyers assisting clients in Brazil and abroad in all areas of business law. To do so, the firm has lawyers who speak several languages and are able to meet the demands of several countries, especially through its German, Latin and Asian desks.
The firm represents national and foreign clients in various economic sectors, such as agribusiness, food, automotive, aviation, communication, construction, education, energy, entertainment, private equity, pharmaceutical, healthcare, hospitality, metallurgy, chemical and naval industries, financial institutions, logistics and transportation, mining, oil and gas, paper and cellulose, petrochemical, private clients, insurance, technology, retail and tobacco.
Respecting differences is an essential trait of its institutional culture. Souto Correa has formalised its commitment to diversity by creating a specific committee in 2017 as part of the firm’s governance structure. The establishment of a group focusing on diversity seeks to align the firm with corporate governance principles and to further materialise one of the firm’s core values, which is to “focus on people, they are a means and an end unto themselves”.
Practice areas: Antitrust and competition; arbitration and mediation; basic sanitation; capital markets; compliance; consumer and product liability; contracts; corporate law and M&A; data protection; dispute resolution; energy; entertainment and media; environmental and sustainability; ESG; intellectual property; labour; life sciences and healthcare; public law and regulatory; real estate; restructuring and insolvency; startup hub; tax; telecom; timberland; union relations and collective negotiations; wealth and succession planning; white-collar crimes.
São Paulo/SP: Av. Pres. Juscelino Kubitschek, 2041, Torre D, 8º andar, Complexo JK – Zip Code 04543-011 - Phone +55 11 3530 8400
Rio de Janeiro/RJ: Rua Visconde de Pirajá, 250, 7º andar - Bairro Ipanema – Zip Code CODE 22410-000 – Phone +55 21 3590 6901
Porto Alegre/RS: Av. Carlos Gomes, 700, 13º andar, Ed. Platinum Tower – Zip Code 90480-000 – Phone +55 51 3018 0500
Brasília/DF: SHIS, QL 08, Cj. 02, Casa 01 - Lago Sul – Zip Code 71620-225 – Phone: +55 61 3574 7808
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