Founded in 1983, Andrade & Fichtner acts fundamentally in the prevention and resolution of highly complex disputes. With offices strategically located in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Brasília, the firm invests in the intellectual and professional development of its partners and associates - amongst which are doctors and masters of law in Brazil and abroad, and authors of relevant legal literature - in order to provide clients with a customized and distinguished service of the highest level.
Andrade & Fichtner has successfully represented clients in the most significant litigation and arbitration disputes in the country. The law firm represented multiple institutional investors in what was considered the largest corporate dispute in Brazilian history, regaining control of private equity funds which operated important domestic companies. In arbitration, the firm has represented clients in civil, commercial and corporate conflicts related to infrastructure, energy, construction, public-private partnerships, among others, having acted in the dispute over the control of the largest retailer in the country.
Andrade & Fichtner also provides unique assistance to clients in environmental law, having experience in the licensing and implementation of some of the largest infrastructure projects in Brazil. The firm also has a consolidated practice in assisting insurers, reinsurers and insured companies in the adjustment of complex claims and in their representation in judicial and arbitral disputes.