Av. Nove de Julho, 4939 - 6º andar - Jardim Paulista
01407 200 São Paulo
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Marcio Sperling
Felipe Garcia De Souza
Glauco Alves Martins
Fábio Piovesan Bozza
Renata Sucupira Duarte
Cicero Bucci


Sperling Advogados is specialized in providing multidisciplinary and integrated legal advice to international companies doing business in Brazil, with a special focus on mid-market international groups. 

The legal team is comprised by experienced and highly-skilled professionals with ability to advise both foreign and Brazilian companies on all legal aspects of the structuring and development of businesses in all regions of Brazil. 

The firm’s lean structure, use of technology and the diversified and the multidisciplinary experience of our professionals enable it to advise clients from a wide range of industries, whether on routine company matters or highly complex cross-border projects in an agile, cost-effective and straightforward manner. 

The firm assists clients through every stage of their business in Brazil, including by providing tax and legal advice in connection to the initial business strategy and planning, as well as throughout the implementation, either through setting-up a distribution network, an acquisition, a greenfield project or a joint venture with a local company, for example. 

The firm acts as trusted advisor to a wide range of major international clients with business interests in Brazil. We aim at building long-term relationships with our clients and it is common that after their entry in Brazil, our firm continues advising the local subsidiary on an ongoing basis. 

The majority of the firm’s active clients are groups based in the North America, Europe and Asia. The main industries served by the firm are Automotive, Industrials & Manufacturing, Chemicals, Food & Drinks, Retail & Consumer and Agribusiness. 

The firm was formerly named Rothmann Sperling Padovan and changed its name to Sperling Advogados in late 2018.


  • Corporate and Foreign Investment

  • Merger and Acquisitions

  • Tax

  • International Trade and Customs

  • Labor and Employment

  • Commercial Contracts

  • Intellectual Property, Transfer of Technology and IT

  • Dispute Resolution

  • Data Privacy

  • Compliance and Anticorruption

  • Real Estate

  • Environmental