Strategic Research Sponsor of the American Bar Association's Section of International LawThe Queen's Award for Enterpise 2012

Brazil: Private Client 2016

Ten individuals stand out in our research for being among the elite practitioners advising on domestic and international private client law.

Most Highly Regarded Individuals
Silvia Fazio Chadbourne & Parke LLP, São Paulo
Andrea Nogueira Neves Nogueira Pegas Advogados, São Paulo
Andrea Bazzo Lauletta Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados, São Paulo

Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados garners a double listing in this chapter. Andrea Bazzo Lauletta is described by clients and peers as is a “splendid professional” who specialises in tax law. Clients say her “broad knowledge and high level of skill make her an asset”. Alongside her, Alessandro Amadeu Da Fonseca stands out for the “high quality of his work”. He advises on succession planning and tax structuring issues among others, with sources saying he is a “gifted lawyer” and “as smart as they come”.

Chadbourne & Parke LLP is home to Silvia Fazio, who impresses clients with her “in-depth-knowledge” of private client law. Her “distinguished practice” includes advising private companies, private equity funds and family offices regarding their complex private client matters. 

The “brilliant” Andrea Nogueira Neves at Nogueira Pegas Advogados has been consistently described as the “adviser of choice” by a number of respondents, for combining “brilliant commercial acumen” with his “insightful advice”.

TozziniFreire Advogados boasts the “excellent” Ana Cláudia Akie Utumi who is recommended for “always offering a straightforward and well-thought-out approach to complex issues”. She has specific expertise of intricate tax law and assists both domestic and international clients on a broad range of private client matters.

Humberto de Haro Sanches at Ulhôa Canto Rezende e Guerra Advogados focuses his practice on succession law and estate planning for high net worth clients. Commentators say he is “highly effective” and “very user-friendly”. 

Back to top

Follow us on LinkedIn

News & Features

Community News



Pro Bono

Corporate Counsel

Women in Law

Future Leaders

The UK Bar

Practice Areas


The Who's Who Legal 100


Special Reports



About Us

It is not possible to buy entry into any Who's Who Legal publication

Nominees have been selected based upon comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. Only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are listed.

Copyright © 2017 Law Business Research Ltd. All rights reserved. |

87 Lancaster Road, London, W11 1QQ, UK | Tel: +44 20 7908 1180 / Fax: +44 207 229 6910 |

Law Business Research Ltd

87 Lancaster Road, London
W11 1QQ, UK