Ferro, Castro Neves, Daltro & Gomide Advogados (FCDG) is a law firm established in 2005, by a group of renowned and highly experienced professionals who shared the aspiration of offering to their clients superior law services. FCDG has reported a remarkable growth of activity in litigation, upholding an outstanding position in the market, especially regarding commercial arbitration, construction and company restructuring and reorganization.
With offices in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Brasília – and correspondents in other Brazilian cities –, FCDG endeavors to provide exclusive services, particularly in the areas of corporate, construction and administrative law, either in consultancy or in litigation.
The firm represents clients before Federal and State Courts, as well as in domestic and international arbitration cases. Very frequently the lawyers will also act before government agencies, in consultancy and litigation matters. The firm is equally dedicated to other legal advice such as drafting contracts, possessing vast experience in restructuring matters.
FCDG has distinguished itself in the field of domestic and international arbitration, representing clients before several national institutions (Brazil-Canada Chamber of Commerce – CCBC, Brazilian Mediation and Arbitration Center – CBMA, FGV Conciliation and Arbitration Chamber, São Paulo Mediation and Arbitration Chamber (FIESP), Mediation and Arbiration Chamber of Engineering Institute), as well as in foreign ones (International Chamber of Commerce – ICC, The London Court of International Arbitration – LCIA, Court of Arbitration of Sport – CAS). FCDG provides consultancy on requests for recognition of foreign court decisions and arbitral awards, as well as represents clients in these procedures before the Superior Court of Justice. It also provides assistance to clients in the elaboration, negotiation and risk assessment of arbitration agreements. FCDG partners also act as arbitrators in domestic and international arbitration proceedings before the main Arbitration Institutions.
FCDG offers extrajudicial counseling, in drafting and reviewing contracts and affidavits, analyzing commercial transactions and providing legal opinions on legal risk assessment.