DDSA ON LEGAL500
DDSA NO GETTING THE DEAL THROUGH, CORPORATE GOVERNANCE- 2015
João Claudio De Luca e Guilherme Filardi, partners at Corporate and M&A are the authors of the Brazilian chapter of Getting the Deal Through, Corporate Governance- 2015, one of the most important publications of the international law market.
DDSA IN LATIN LAWYER
DDSA IN LATIN LAWYER: OAS files for bankruptcy as credit lines dry up
DDSA IN LATIN LAWYER REFERENCE LABOR 2015
Leila Pigozzi Alves,labor´s partner is the author of Latin Lawyer Reference Labor, an edition with principles and trends of labor Law in Brazil as well as guideline to doing business in Brazil for foreigner investors.
DDSA IN CHAMBERS GLOBAL 2015
Luis Augusto Roux de Azevedo was nominated for the fourth time one of the Brazilian “leading lawyers” in Insurance department by Chambers and Partners Global 2015 edition.
DDSA AT LATIN LAWYER250 – 2015 EDITION
DDSA Aviation Partner Ana Luisa Derenusson, was nominated by the 2014 edition of the American directory Best Lawyers, as a reference lawyer in Aviation practice.
CHAMBERS AND PARTNERS LATIN AMERICA- 2015
For the fourth consecutive year, DDSA was nominated by the prestigious British directory Chambers and Partners Latin America, 2015 edition, as a reference in several areas and highlighting the partners performance: Ana Luisa Derensusson-Aviation (band 1), Flavia Marcilio-Timberland Investments (band 2), Luis Augusto de Azevedo Roux-Insurance (band 2) and Bankruptcy (band 4) and Leila Alves- labor law (up and coming).
DDSA IN THE ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENT FORUM
FLAVIA MARCILIO e LUANDA BACKHEUSER, Timberland Investment and Agribusiness partners, will join the ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENT FORUM-TIMBER INVEST EUROPE from September 30 to Ocotber 1st, in London. FLAVIA, will present the panel: “ Brazil: going legal on agri investment – unveiling the latest regulatory developments relating to real estate and environment policies affecting foreign investors“.
DDSA at LATIN LAWYER250 – 2014/2015
Latin Lawyer250 highlighted that DDSA “is building a reputation with clients for high-quality service at more reasonable rates than those at the top of the size rankings“. Another difference according to the publication is that the firm is also focused on partner-led service to clients, “DDSA has demonstrated competence, seriousness and a friendly approach. The fact that it is not a big office and we can deal directly with the Ds, the S and the A when discussing matters of interest is very relevant.” Special mention to the members – Corporate., M&A and Contracts- João Cláudio De Luca e Guilherme Filardi, Aviation- Ana Luisa Derenusson, Insurance- Luis Augusto Roux, Tax-Sabine Schuttoff and Labor Law, Social Security Law and Immigration-Leila Alves.
THE LEGAL 500
DDSA was recognized and nominated as “excellent since its founding in 2011,” relying on a “fast and agile” team, “delivering solutions of high quality, providing a notable profile in the legal environment in Brazil.” We have been appointed in eight areas (bankruptcy, corporate and M & A, environmental, insurance, labor, real estate, tax and aviation) and all our partners were highlighted for their dedication, expertise and deep knowledge and experience in the market in which they operate.
ANA LUISA DERENUSSON was nominated Co-Chair for the International Transportation Committee of American Bar Association (ABA)
ANA LUISA DERENUSSON, DDSA partner and head of aviation department, is the new Co-Chair for the International Transportation Committee of American Bar Association (ABA) Section of International Law for 2014-2015, after 3 years as the Vice-Chair of this comittee. Ana was nominated by her peers due her excelent work in this section. She was also invited to join the Steering Groups of Aerospace and Defense and the Foreign Legal Consultant of ABA.
GETTING THE DEAL THROUGH – Corporate Governance 2014
JOÃO CLÁUDIO DE LUCA e GUILHERME FILARDI, corporate department partners wrote about the main issues regarding the implementation of corporate governance and compliance rules regarding Brazilian law for the Brazilian chapter of the prestigious GETTING THE DEAL THROUGH-CORPORATE GOVERNANCE 2014.
DDSA IN LATIN LAWYER 250
DDSA received special mention for his solid performance at the renowned Latin Lawyer 250 directory, among 59 Brazilian offices. Our clients stated that “DDSA is an excellent young surprise in São Paulo legal market” and that “although new on the market already has an exceptional performance and a consistent practice”. We received special mention in: Aviation, Corporate and M & A, Insurance, Tax and Labor.
DDSA IN CHAMBERS GLOBAL 2014
JOÃO CLÁUDIO DE LUCA JUNIOR E LUÍS AUGUSTO ROUX DE AZEVEDO were nominated by CHAMBERS AND PARTNERS GLOBAL 2014 as leading lawyers in corporate and insurance practice áreas.
DDSA advised Sanear on the sale of a sanitary service company
DDSA Corporate team advised Sanear and its shareholders – Somague and Águas do Brasil – on the sale of a sanitary service company in the northeast region of São Paulo state, to OAS, one of the major construction companies in Brazil.
Partners SABINE SCHUTTOFF and CLAUDIA RIEDEL were nominated among the most admired Brazilian tax lawyers by TAX DIRECTORS HANDBOOK, 2014 edition.
Annual Timber Invest 2013
Flávia Marcílio Barbosa, environmental partner, was one of the speakers at the 4th Annual Timber Invest 2013, which took place in London on December, 9th. Flávia presented the “TIMBERLAND DEALS IN BRAZIL- understanding the Brazilian System”.