Schmidt · Lourenço · Kingston Advogados Associados (SLK) is the result of the merger between Rocha Schmidt Advogados, established in 2003, and Costa Lourenço & Kingston Advogados Associados, established in 1992.
The office is composed of a team of highly talented professionals, with a solid academic background. Our legal practice ranges over numerous sectors and we take pride in the excellence and efficiency with which our services are presented to clients.
SLK partners have a wide and recognized experience in judicial and arbitral litigation, having earned special appraise in the year 2019 after attaining a condemnation, on its client’s behalf, of more than 4 (four) billion reais, adjusted for inflation. Also, the office has been highly successful in its litigation practice in the oil & gas and infrastructure sectors, before both judicial and arbitration tribunals.
Our services’ excellence also stems from a ceaseless effort towards combining professional and academic trainings, along with a strict observance of the ethical principles that guide the legal profession, showing the utmost respect for its clientele.
All our partners, associates and interns are continually encouraged to seek professional enhancement, be it in Brazil or abroad. In addition, our partners and associates alike always look to straighten the relationship with the clients. Only by knowing our clients well, will we be able to effectively help them make sound decisions, allowing for cost-effective as well as safe juridical solutions – which also means advising litigation prevention whenever it is due, especially to avoid expenses with lawsuits that could last for years.