Partner Gilberto Deon Corrêa Junior was listed in IFLR1000's thirtieth edition for his considerable expertise in mergers and acquisitions (M&A). IFLR1000 is one of the most important international guides that recommend financial and corporate professionals and law firms - as judged by their clients and peers.
Leaders LeagueSouto Correa Advogados had 11 of it’s areas highlighted by Leaders League 2020 and 13 of its partners were listed among the most admired lawyers. The areas and professionals listed were: Bankruptcy and Insolvency (Gilberto Deon Corrêa Jr.); Environmental Law (Fabiana Figueiró); Corporate Law and M&A (Carlos Souto, Gilberto Corrêa Jr. e Luis Felipe Spinelli); Real Estate (Fábio Baldissera, Felipe Tremarin, Gilberto Corrêa Jr.); Tax: Counsel (Henry Lummertz, Fernando Ayres, Anderson Trautman Cardoso, André Gomes); Tax: Litigation (Henry Lummertz, Fernando Ayres, Anderson Trautman Cardoso, André Gomes); Copyright Law, Fashion Law, Media, Sports & Entertainment, Trademark Litigation (Leticia Provedel); Media, Sports & Entertainment (João Harres ); and Startup & Innovation (Rodrigo Tellechea). The complete list can be seen here.
The Legal 500Souto Correa Advogados was recommended by the international publication “The Legal 500 Latin America 2019” on the following practice areas: Bankruptcy and Restructuring, Corporate and M&A, Dispute resolution – arbitration, Dispute resolution - litigation, Energy and natural resources – Electricity, Environment, Intellectual property, Labour and Employment, Real Estate and Tax. In those, the highlighted lawyers were: Gilberto Deon Corrêa Jr., Luis Felipe Spinelli and Rodrigo Tellechea (Bankruptcy and restructuring); Clarissa Yokomizo, Gilberto Deon Corrêa Jr., Karina Yunan, Luis Felipe Spinelli, Martha Termignoni and Raquel Stein (Corporate and M&A); Guilherme Rizzo Amaral, Antonio Tovo, Carlos Fernando Souto, Gabriel Freitas, Marcelo Gandelman and Rafael Dias (Dispute resolution); Gustavo Kaercher Loureiro, Carlos Fernando Souto and Livia Amorim (Energy and natural resources - Electricity); Fabiana Figueiró (Environment); Leticia Provedel (Intellectual property); Manoela Pascal, Joel Gallo and Paulo Roberto Souto (Labour and employment); Fábio Machado Baldissera, Gilberto Deon Corrêa Jr., Jorge Cesa and Rafaela Kern (Real Estate); Anderson Trautman Cardoso, André Gomes and Henry Gonçalves Lummertz (Tax).
Who’s Who LegalPartners of Souto Correa Advogados were recognized by the publication "Who’s Who Legal: Brazil 2019" as highlighted lawyers in the following practices areas: Gilberto Deon Corrêa Jr. (Forestry Investment); Guilherme Rizzo Amaral (Litigation); Jorge Cesa (Product Liability Defense); and Leticia Provedel (Trademarks). The results were released after interviews with professionals and clients from offices around the world.
Chambers & Partners GlobalSouto Correa Advogados was featured in the “Chambers Global 2018”, ranked for both its Dispute Resolution: Litigation and Arbitration and Intellectual Property sections. The following lawyers were also ranked individually in the publication: Guilherme Rizzo Amaral (Dispute Resolution: Arbitration and Litigation) and Letícia Provedel (Intellectual Property).
Análise Advocacia 500
Souto Correa Advogados was highlighted by “Análise Advocacia 500”, a law review that indicates the most admired national and regional law firms and lawyers in Brazil based on surveys conducted within the legal department of the 1,500 largest companies in the country.
The 2019 edition highlighted the firm in 14 specialties, namely: Agribusiness, Environmental, Arbitration, Civil, Consumer, Commercial Trade, Commercial Contracts, Real Estate, White-Collar Crime, Corporate, Labor, Tax, Social security and Infrastructure and Regulatory.
Souto Correa Advogados was also highlighted for its performance in various economic sectors, such as: Food, Drink and Tobacco; Automotive; Communication; Eletronic; Machinery and Equipment; Agriculture; Warlike; Trade; Construction and Engineering; Energy Departmnet; Hotel and Tourism; Machines and equipment; Pretoleum and Gas; Technology; and Transportation and Logistics.
Besides, three partners were recommended by the publication as the most admired professionals in their fields: Guilherme Rizzo Amaral (Arbitration), Raquel Stein (International Trade) e Jorge Cesa (Civil).
The 2019 edition of “Análise Advocacia 500” recommended Souto Correa Advogados as the most admired law firm in the state of Rio Grande do Sul.
Souto Correa Advogados had 18 professionals recommended as the most admired in full service category: Fabiana Figueiró, Juliana Stangherlin, Guilherme Amaral, Carlos Souto, Jorge Cesa, Raquel Stein, Roberta Feiten, Ricardo Quass, Antonio Tovo, Fábio Baldissera, Leticia Provedel, Joel Gallo, Patricia Alves, Paulo Souto, Julia Braga, Henry Lummertz, Fernando Pellenz e Vinícius Fadanelli.
Chambers Latin AmericaSouto Correa Advogados was recommended by the international publication "Chambers and Partners Latin America 2020" In the areas Corporate / Commercial: South (Band 1), Dispute Resolution - Arbitration (Band 4) e Litigation (Band 4), Dispute Resolution - South (Band 1), Environmnetal (Band 5), Intellectual Property (Band 5), Product Liability / Consumer Law (Band 3), Tax: South (Band 1) e Timberland Investment/Agribusiness (Band 4). The following partners were also individually recognized by the guide: Corporate/Commercial: South - Carlos Fernando Souto (Eminent practitioner), Gilberto Deon Corrêa Jr. (Band 2), Raquel Stein (Band 4); Dispute Resolution: Arbitration - Guilherme Rizzo Amaral (Band 5); Dispute Arbitration: Litigation - Guilherme Rizzo Amaral (Band 4); Dispute Resolution: South - Guilherme Rizzo Amaral (Band 1) e Jorge Cesa (Band 2); Intellectual Property - Leticia Provedel (Band 5); Product Liability/Consumer Law - Guilherme Rizzo Amaral (Band 4), Jorge Cesa (Band 3) e Roberta Feiten (Band 4); Tax: South - Henry Lummertz (Band 1); Timberland Investment - Gilberto Deon Corrêa Jr. (Band 2) e Rafaela Kern (Band 3).
Latin American Corporate Counsel Association (LACCA)
Souto Correa Advogados was included in the “LACCA Approved 2020” international ranking with lawyers recommended in the following areas: Administrative Law (Carlos Fernando Souto and Luiz Gustavo Kaercher Loureiro); Arbitration (Carlos Fernando Souto, Guilherme Rizzo Amaral and Jorge Cesa Ferreira da Silva); Corporate / M&A (Gilberto Deon Corrêa Junior, Raquel Stein and Vinícius Fadanelli); Litigation (Carlos Fernando Souto, Guilherme Rizzo Amaral, Roberta Feiten and Ricardo Quass).