New member: Brazilian firm ALV Andrade, Lacaz & Vasconcelos Advogados09 February 2018
The WLN Board is delighted to announce that ALV Andrade, Lacaz & Vasconcelos Advogados has joined the Warwick Legal Network.
ALV Advogados is a commercial, corporate, dispute resolution & tax law boutique firm based in São Paulo, Brazil. The firm was established in 2006, always aimed at offering business oriented high quality legal services:
- from a corporate consulting standpoint, participating in the structuring and negotiation of a wide range of contracts and transactions; and
- in litigation and dispute resolution, through the representation of clients in lawsuits, administrative and arbitration proceedings throughout the entire Brazilian territory.
Experienced in advising foreign clients, ALV Advogados is recognized for offering the quality and expertise of larger premier firms, but combined with partner-level attention and a rational and competitive approach to billing.
Guilherme Andrade, a founding partner of ALV Advogados, said: "Our team is honored to be part of WLN and we are pleased to offer our clients access to highly qualified law firms spread all over the world. We are also thrilled to represent our country in WLN and to open the gates to Brazil to other members of the network."
WLN Managing Director, Stuart Miller commented: "Brazil is recognised as one of the world's premier emerging markets with a population of over 210 million people. It is the largest market in South America and as such, has been a key target for WLN for several years. We are convinced that the clients of WLN firms are & will be doing a lot of business in Brazil in the years ahead. We are delighted that the energetic and professional commercial law team of ALV Advogados has joined WLN in Brazil's leading city for commerce."
He continued: "We expect this to be the first, but not the last announcement in the near future about WLN's path forward in South America. We are building on our priority of developing close, deep relationships between WLN's member firms, in order to deliver valuable client service wherever it may be needed across the world."
For further information, contact:
Guilherme Daher de Campos Andrade, Partner
Andrade, Lacaz & Vasconcelos Advogados, São Paulo/SP
t: +55 11 3078 2443
Stuart Miller, Managing Director
Warwick Legal Network Ltd, London
t: +44 7812 062487