Figueiredo Law

Legal Consulting

  • Corporate Law & Intellectual Property

  • Economic Law

  • Administrative Law

  • International and Immigration Law

  • International Trade

  • Litigation

Our Services

INTERNATIONAL TRADE
  • Draft, review and revision of international contracts
  • Legal assistance in proceedings involving the recognition and enforcement of foreign decisions and arbitral awards
  • Defence in antidumping, anti-subsidy and safeguard investigations
  • Legal assistance in issues involving technical, sanitary and phitossanitary barriers to trade
  • Administrative defence in proceedings involving rules of origin and local content requirements
  • Legal assistance in import licensing issues
  • Request for alterations of import tax rates under special MERCOSUR mechanisms, including ex-tariff for capital and IT goods
  • Legal assistance in customs clearance and release of goods from Customs custody
  • Litigation in trade matters
 
ECONOMIC LAW
  • Legal assistance in antitrust issues and matters involving the main Brazilian regulatory authorities and consumer protection agencies

  • Representing clients in administrative proceedings before the Brazilian Antitrust Authority

  • Review and revision of commercial practices in light of the relevant Brazilian antitrust, regulatory and consumer laws

  • Merger notification before the Brazilian Antitrust Authority 

  • Building, implementing and following up compliance programs

  • Litigation in antitrust, regulatory and consumer matters

CORPORATE LAW & CIVIL AFFAIRS
  • Legal solutions for companies having businesses or wishing to invest in Brazil

  • Legal support in the incorporation and registration of companies, subsidiaries and offices in Brazil

  • Draft, analysis and review of commercial agreements with partners, suppliers and customers

  • Legal assistance on a wide variety of civil affairs and contractual matters

  • Civil litigation

IMMIGRATION LAW
  • Legal assistance in the procedure for request of nationality

  • Administrative and judicial defense in processes for naturalization, permanence or residence

  • Administrative and judicial defense in cases of request of refugee status or stateless status

  • Legal assistance for companies wishing to hire foreign professionals

  • Legal assistance to foreign investors

ABOUT US

Our mission is to be an accessible and high-quality legal consulting firm with international expertise.

 

We understand the need of clients to have access to high-quality and cost-effective legal services and to an efficient legal consulting firm with international experience and background.

We seek to understand in detail the business of our clients and to deal with problems from  all sides.

We care about our clients and we provide assistance in a direct, personal and uncomplicated manner.

Focus on client, excellence and ethics are our core values.

Founding Partner

Natalia Figueiredo

nlf@figueiredolaw.com.br

Lawyer enrolled in the Brazilian Bar Association. LLM in Business Law and LLB from the University of Sao Paulo. PhD candidate in International Economic Law at Maastricht University and the University of Sao Paulo (double degree). Extension course in International Law at the Center for Transnational Legal Studies - Georgetown University. Participant of the Program for international trade lawyers of the Trade Dispute Unit of the Brazilian Ministry for Foreign Affairs. Lecturer in Business Law and International Law. Coordinator of the Competition Law Group of Escola Superior de Advocacia da Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil - Sao Paulo.

 

Publications: Author of the book "Trademarks and Antitrust Practice" (in Portuguese) and papers in Economic Law and International Trade Law. 

Memberships: Coordinator of the Competition Law Group of Escola Superior de Advocacia da Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil - Sao Paulo. Member of the Commission on Customs Law of the Brazilian Bar Association, Subsection  of Sao Paulo. Reviewer of Revista Publicum, a Brazilian journal in public law issued by the State University of Rio de Janeiro.

Language: Portuguese, English and French

 

CONTACT

OUR ADDRESS

Rua Vergueiro, 2087, 1º andar, conj. 101, Ed. Fortune Center Office

Vila Mariana, CEP 04101-000

São Paulo - SP, Brasil

Telephone:  +55 11 5087-8832 | 11 3284-1028

WhatsApp: +55 11 94464-8943 

Email: nlf@figueiredolaw.com.br

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