Tolentino Advogados

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The Firm

Tolentino Advogados was founded in 1989, and operates in the consulting and litigation areas, advising clients in the sectors of transport, logistics, mining, steel, infrastructure, construction, telecommunication, services, banking, financial, industrial, electronics, real estate and the third sector. Tolentino Advogados operates throughout the country, being recognized as one of the most respected Brazilian law firms.

Main Areas of Practice

Arbitration; Banking Law; Business Structure and Incorporation; Compliance; Construction and Infrastructure; Consumer; Contracts; Court-supervised Reorganization and Bankruptcy; Family, Inheritance and Survivorship; Litigation; Labor; Mediation; Mining and Evironmental; Real Estate; Regulatory and Administrative



Key Contacts

São Paulo, SP: +55 (11) 3040-8500
Belo Horizonte, MG: +55 (31) 2121-7400

Managing Partner:

Augusto Tolentino

Firm Rankings

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Band 2


Lawyer Rankings

Augusto Tolentino

Band One

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Claudia Ferraz de Moura

Band Three

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