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Souza Cescon is one of Brazil’s leading law firms. The lawyers stand out for their strong commitment to the representation of the clients’ interests and for their work in highly sophisticated, ground-breaking matters. The firm’s goal is to be the clients’ law firm of choice for their most complex legal matters and most strategic transactions and disputes. 

The firm is a true partnership where all partners share values, work and results. It only hires from the top law schools. Academic excellence and a global mindset are requirements to be part of the legal staff. The lawyers are trained to represent the clients’ interests with unlimited dedication, attention to detail and a business-aware approach.

The firm handles all of the client matters – no matter how large or small – as if they were the most important of the client’s business or life. This culture is key to its success.

Areas of Practice

Antitrust, arbitration and mediation, banking and finance, capital markets, compliance and anticorruption, corporate law and governance, environmental, estate planning, government relations, infrastructure, insolvency and restructuring, insurance, investment funds, labour, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, project finance, real estate, tax, technology and intellectual property, venture capital.


Agribusiness, automotive, biofuels, broadcasting, media and entertainment, education, energy, engineering and construction, financial services, health, hospitality, metals and mining, oil and gas, pharmaceuticals, pulp and paper, retail, shipping, transportation and logistics, utilities.


Rua Funchal, 418, 11º andar, São Paulo, SP
Tel: +55 11 3089 6500

Praia de Botafogo, 228, 15º andar – A, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Tel: +55 21 2196 9200

Rua Rio de Janeiro 2702 – Pilotis, Belo Horizonte, MG
Tel: +55 31 2519 2200
SH/Sul Quadra 06 - Conj. A, Bl. A Sala 506 - Ed.

Brasil, 21 - Brasília, DF
Tel: +55 61 3030 1950

Avenida Tancredo Neves 620 – Conj. 1522 e 1523,
Caminho das Árvores - Salvador, BA
Tel: +55 71 3039 4001



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