Founded in 1999, RIGO DE SOUZA ADVOGADOS E CONSULTORES is a São Paulo based law firm, with a branch in Porto Alegre and an associated firm in Fortaleza, besides working with a network of correspondent lawyers all over Brazil. Through our overseas associated firms, we can also represent and protect the interests of our clients in matters involving foreign legislations.

Rigo de Souza is focused on providing full legal support to domestic and international companies of all sizes and from diverse industries as well as to the public sector. The company counts on a dedicated team of highly qualified lawyers with the specific industry expertise, resources and commitment to meet all client requirements.

The Firm works intensely in the field of business law giving day-to-day support to clients on dealing and resolving an spectrum of legal issues such as company merger and acquisition, contract writing and review, corporate restructuring, tax planning, patrimonial and succession planning, electric power trading, public biddings, privatizations and contracting with the public sector. As a part of its policy of not only giving legal support, but becoming involved with clients, the firm works in constant partnership with them in order to get to know their concepts, values and needs.

As a result of its mission RIGO DE SOUZA provides its clients with preventive advising to avert commercial and administrative decisions with negative legal implications. Nonetheless, its team of professionals is also highly qualified on judicial and administrative litigation.

Interacting with clients in order to get know their business is one of the firm’s main characteristics. The professionals at RIGO DE SOUZA are oriented to detect any business opportunities that could suit a client, thus, putting in practice one more of the its values: The use of the network, built over the years, in benefit of clients.