Brazil: Franchise 2017

This chapter sees 10 practitioners recommended for their expertise in franchising and distribution matters, including structuring, management and disputes relating to both franchisees and franchisors.

Most Highly Regarded
1. Luiz Henrique do Amaral Dannemann Siemsen Advogados, Rio de Janeiro
2. Luciana Gonçalves Bassani Dannemann Siemsen Advogados, Rio de Janeiro

DANNEMANN SIEMSEN ADVOGADOS leads our research with four practitioners nominated for their work in the field, two of whom stand out as the most highly regarded franchise lawyers in the country.
Luiz Henrique do Amaral is a well-established figure in the market and advises foreign and national companies on a wide array of franchising matters. He has a particular focus on IP issues, where he is considered a leading authority in Brazil.
Luciana Gonçalves Bassani is a highly respected lawyer in the franchising market and is esteemed for her skilled handling of corporate and IP agreements.

At BARIL ADVOGADOS ASSOCIADOS, founding partner Natan Baril handles some of the largest and most complex franchising agreements in Brazil on behalf of multinational companies. One respondent notes: “He is an expert in franchising. He has a strong understanding of business and is very prepared, proactive and always willing to help.”

Andrea Oricchio Kirsh of VISEU ADVOGADOS is recognised as one of the pre-eminent experts in franchise structuring in Brazil. She has a distinguished record working for numerous foreign and international brands on entry into Brazil.

DIAS CARNEIRO ADVOGADOS’ franchise and distribution head Eduardo Turkienicz is a leader in corporate franchising and is renowned within the market for his efficient and diligent approach.

Flávia Amaral of NEVES CAMPOS FLAUSINO AMARAL is revered for her franchising and IP knowledge and her excellent record acting for some of Brazil’s largest banks.

Valdir de Oliveira Rocha Filho at VEIRANO ADVOGADOS is a franchising guru and handles franchise registration and management matters for numerous global brands.

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