The Legal 500

The international publication “The Legal 500 Latin America 2021" recommended 10 practice areas and highlighted 1 Leading Individual (Guilherme Rizzo Amaral in Dispute Resolution), 3 Next Generations lawyers (Clarissa Yokomizo in Corporate and M&A, Diogo Squeff Fries in Dispute Resolution, and Fernanda Girardi in Commercial, Corporate and M&A), and 2 Rising Stars lawyers (Patricia Alves in Labour and employment, and Valter Tremarin Junior in Tax) from Souto Correa Advogados. The highlighted practice areas and lawyers were: Corporate and M&A (Clarissa Yokomizo, Fernanda Girardi, and Gilberto Corrêa Jr.), Dispute Resolution: Arbitration (Guilherme Amaral, Jorge Cesa, Luis Alberto Peretti, Marcelo Gandelman, and Otávio Domit), Dispute Resolution: Litigation (Guilherme Amaral, Julia Klarmann, Otávio Domit, and Ricardo Quass), Energy and Natural Resources - Electricity (Carlos Souto, Fabio Di Lallo, Gustavo Kaercher, and Livia Amorim), Environment (Fabiana Figueiró, and Juliana Pretto), Intellectual Property (Leticia Provedel, and Mariana Vicentini), Labour and Employment (Flavio Sirangelo, Joel Gallo, Patricia Alves, and Paulo Roberto Souto), Real Estate (Fábio Baldissera), Restructuring and Insolvency (Carlos Souto, Luis Spinelli, and Rodrigo Tellechea), and Tax (Anderson Cardoso, André Gomes, Fernando Ayres, Giácomo Paro, and Henry Lummertz).

Chambers Latin America

Souto Correa Advogados was recommended by the international publication "Chambers and Partners Latin America 202i" in the areas Agribusiness (Band 4), Consumer Law (Band 3), Corporate/Commercial: South (Band 1), Dispute Resolution: Arbitration (Band 4), Dispute Resolution: Litigation (Band 4), Dispute Resolution: South (Band 1), Intellectual Property (Band 5), and Tax: South (Band 1). The following partners were also individually recognized by the guide: Fernando Pellenz (Agribusiness); Guilherme Amaral, Jorge Cesa e Roberta Feiten (Consumer Law); Carlos Souto, Gilberto Deon Corrêa e Raquel Stein (Corporate/Commercial: South); Guilherme Amaral (Dispute Resolution: Arbitration); Guilherme Amaral (Dispute Resolution: Litigation); Guilherme Amaral e Jorge Cesa (Dispute Resolution: South); Leticia Provedel (Intellectual Property); Henry Lummertz (Tax: South); Gilberto Deon Corrêa e Rafaela Kern (Timberland Investment). Read more [+]

Latin American Corporate Counsel Association (LACCA)

Souto Correa Advogados was included in the “LACCA Approved 2021” 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).


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 League

Souto 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.

Who’s Who Legal

Partners 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 Global

Souto 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.