Who’s Who Legal

The publication Who's Who Legal - WWL, 2021 edition, recognized the following partners in the Thought Leaders category: Gilberto Deon Corrêa Jr. (Forestry Investment); Jorge Cesa (Product Liability Defense); and Leticia Provedel (Trademarks). The survey brings together the vision, experience and wisdom of some of the world's leading lawyers and experts. Also, in the Future Leaders category, which identifies the main lawyers with less than 45 years in each area of ​​practice, the partner Guilherme Rizzo Amaral was recognized as one of the main litigation lawyers in the world.

Chambers and Partners – Brazil

Chambers and Partners - Brazil - 2021 edition, recognized 10 practice areas and 15 lawyers: Dispute Resolution: Arbitration and Litigation (Guilherme Rizzo Amaral), Consumer law (Jorge Cesa, and Roberta Feiten), Intellectual Property (Leticia Provedel), Agribusiness (Fernando Pellenz), Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas and Power (Lívia Amorim), Timberland Investment (Gilberto Corrêa Junior, and Rafaela Kern), Real Estate (Fábio Baldissera), Corporate / M&A (Mauricio Paschoal), Corporate/Commercial: Porto Alegre (Carlos Souto, Gilberto Corrêa Jr., Raquel Stein, and Rodrigo Tellechea), Dispute Resolution: Porto Alegre (Diogo Squeff Fries, Guilherme Rizzo Amaral, and Jorge Cesa), and Tax: Porto Alegre (Henry Lummertz).

Chambers Latin America

Souto Correa Advogados was recommended by the international publication "Chambers and Partners Latin America 2021" 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 [+]

The Legal 500

TheLegal 500 Latin America - Brazil 2022 recognized a total of 16 of the firm’s practice areas - 4 as Top-Tier, and highlighted several of Souto Correa’s team members: 1 Leading Individual, 3 Next Generation and 3 Rising Stars. The highlighted practice areas and lawyers were: Corporate and M&A (Clarissa Yokomizo - Next Generation Partners, Gilberto Deon Corrêa Junior, Martha Giugno Termignoni, Mauricio Paschoal, Raquel Stein, Rodrigo Tellechea, and Silvia Pupo); Dispute Resolution: Arbitration (Guilherme Rizzo Amaral, Luis Alberto Peretti, and Marcelo Gandelman); Dispute Resolution: Litigation (Guilherme Rizzo Amaral, Julia Klarmann, Otávio Domit, Ricardo Quass, and Roberta Feiten); Energy and Renewable Energy (Fabio Di Lallo, and Livia Amorim); Environment (Fabiana Figueiró, and Juliana Stangherlin); Intellectual Property (João Carlos Harres, Leticia Provedel, and Mariana Vicentini - Rising Stars; Labour and Employment (Flavio Sirangelo, Joel Gallo, Patricia Alves - Rising Stars, and Paulo Roberto Souto); Real Estate (Fábio Baldissera); Restructuring and Insolvency (Carlos Souto, Fernando Pellenz, Gilberto Deon Corrêa Junior, Luis Spinelli, and Rodrigo Tellechea); Tax Advisory (Anderson Cardoso, André Gomes, Fernando Ayres, Giácomo Paro, and Henry Lummertz); Commercial, corporate and M&A: Porto Alegre (Carlos Souto, Fernanda Girardi - Next Generation Partners, Gilberto Deon Corrêa Junior, and Rodrigo Tellechea); Dispute Resolution: Porto Alegre (Diogo Fries - Next Generation Partners, Guilherme Rizzo Amaral - Leading Individuals, Julia Klarmann, and Otávio Domit); Labour: Porto Alegre (Eduardo Mascarenhas, Joel Gallo, Patricia Alves, and Paulo Roberto Souto.); e Tax: Porto Alegre (Anderson Cardoso, André Gomes, Giácomo Paro, Henry Lummertz, and Valter Tremarin - Rising Stars.

Latin Lawyer 250

Souto Correa Advogados has been highly recommended by Latin Lawyer 250 guide in the following areas of practice and partners: Arbitration (Guilherme Rizzo Amaral, and Luis Alberto Salton Peretti); Corporate and M&A (Carlos Fernando Souto, Rodrigo Tellechea, Raquel Stein, and Mauricio Negri Paschoal); Labour (Joel Gallo, and Patricia Alves); and Litigation (Diogo Squeff Fries, Guilherme Rizzo Amaral, Luis Alberto Salton Peretti, Otávio Domit, Ricardo Quass, and Roberta Feiten). The guide profiles law firms offering advice on cross-border deals and on domestic transactions with wider geographic coverage and deep local knowledge.


Partner Gilberto Deon Corrêa Junior was listed in IFLR1000's 31th 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.

Chambers & Partners Global

Souto Correa Advogados was featured in the “Chambers Global 2021”, 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).

Latin American Corporate Counsel Association (LACCA)

Souto Correa Advogados was included in the “LACCA Approved 2022” 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).

Leaders League

Souto Correa Advogados had 17 of it’s areas highlighted by Leaders League 2021 and 21 of its partners were listed among the most admired lawyers. The areas listed were: Bankruptcy, Copyright Law, Data Protection, Environmental law, Fashion law, M&A and Corporate , Media, Sports & Entertainment, Real Estate, Startups & Innovation, Trademark prosecution and litigation, Tax Advisory, and Tax Litigation.

Análise Advocacia 500 – Mulheres Mais Admiradas

Souto Correa Advogados is among the 10 full-service law firms with the highest number of Most Admired Women in Brazil, according to the new ranking released by the Análise Advocacia 500. In the 2021 edition, 14 lawyers were highlighted, in 10 specialties and 15 economic sectors.

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 2020 edition highlighted the firm in 14 specialties, namely: Agribusiness; Environmental; Arbitration; International Trade; Consumer; Commercial Contracts; Civil; Real estate; Criminal; Social security; Intellectual property; Regulatory; Corporate; Labor; and Tax.

Souto Correa Advogados was also highlighted for its performance in various economic sectors, such as: Agriculture; Food, Drink and Tobacco; Automotive; Warlike; Trade; Construction and Engineering; Electronics; Machines and equipment; Paper And Cellulose; Oil and Gas; Chemical and Petrochemical; Specialized services; Technology; and Transport and Logistics.

The 2020 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.