We are trusted partners, allies in the search for the most appropriate legal solutions to the needs of each client. We create lasting relationships, based on a culture of commitment and collaboration, development of highly competent teams, and permanent updating of our legal and business knowledge.

We want our clients to recognize us for our ability to challenge conventional thinking in search of truly innovative answers to unique problems. Our purpose is to provide legal intelligence that leverages opportunities and helps preserve and create value for your business.

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Our purpose is to offer legal intelligence
for businesses that transform realities

Know and experience
our values

People
We value our people
Client
We do the best for
for the client
Ethics
We act with ethics
and transparency
Innovation
We innovate to
generate value
Pride
We are proud to be
being Machado Meyer

How we are
recognized

Our professionals seek excellence in what they do, developing solutions to make business possible. This commitment is recognized by the leading legal publications, which have bestowed on us some of Brazil’s and the world’s most distinguished awards in our sector.

AWARDS

2021

jpmorgan
2021

Joan Guggenheimer Law Firm Award in diversity equity and inclusion

2021

Individual National firm – Rising Star of the  Year. for Camilo Gerosa Gomes   
Brazil Restructuring Firm of the Year

latin lawyer awards
2021 | Deal of the Year

Operation LATAM Airlines in Banking & finance  category and Azul´s operation in Capital markets category

weps
2021 | HONORABLE MENTION

Gender Equality

jpmorgan
2021

Best Law Firm in Corporate & Finance:  Competition and Antitrust and Best Regional  Firm in the Midwest

client choice awards
2021

5 areas recognized for the quality of work and service offered to its clients: Energy & Natural Resources, Securitization & Structured Finance, Projects & Procurement, Public Law, and Corporate Governance

latin lawyer awards
2021 | Deal of the Year

Banco Inter's primary public offering  in  Equity Follow-On of the Year category

 
2020
IFLR Awards Americas

Firm of the year in the M&A category in Brazil

Chambers Latin America Awards

Brazil Client Service Award

Project & Infrastructure Finance Awards

Infrastructure financing Loan of the Year - LD Celulose

ITR Americas Tax awards

Brazil Tax Firm of the Year | Impact Deal of the Year: TAG Telefonica

Latin Lawyer's Annual Deal of the Year Awards

M&A - TAG Petrobras | Private equity - Rappi | Restructuring - Constellation Oil Group

Americas Women in Business Law Awards

Best gender diversity initiative by national firm in Latin America

Selo Municipal de Direitos Humanos e Diversidade

D&I Practice in the Transversality category

2019
IFLR AMERICAS AWARDS 2019

Recognized with the “Brazil’s Firm of the Year” and “Deal of the year – Project Finance” awards for the role played in the Porto de Sergipe - Thermoelectrical Compound operation. Also recognized with the “Deal of the year – Restructuring” award for the role played in the judicial reorganization of the Oi Group and with the “National Capital Markets firm of the year (Brazil)” award."

EUROMONEY LMG AMERICAS WOMEN IN BUSINESS LAW AWARDS 2019 (IFLR)

Recognized in the "Best Gender Diversity initiative by national firm (Latin America)" category.

LATIN LAWYER AWARDS

Awarded the "Deal of the Year" for the role played in the Odebrecht Óleo e Gás restructuring operation.

2018
IFLR Americas awards 2018

Awarded in the categories "Deal of the year in Restructuring" for advising on the restructuring operation of Odebrecht Oil Gas and "National baking and finance firm of the year (Brazil)" Euromoney LMG Americas Women in Business Law Awards 2018 (IFLR)

Euromoney LMG Americas Women in Business Law Awards 2018 (IFLR)

Recognized in the "Best Gender Diversity initiative by national firm (Latin America)" category.

Latin Lawyer Awards

Awarded in the "Deal of the Year Awards" category for advising on the restructuring operation of Odebrecht Oil and Gas.

Project Finance International Awards 2018

Recognized in the "LatAm Power Deal of the Year" category due to its work in the financing project of the CELSE Porto de Sergipe I Thermoelectric Complex.

Project & Infrastructure Finance Awards 2018 - LatinFinance

We were recognized in the "Financing Innovation of the Year" and "Deals of the Year 2018" categories, due to the participation in the CELSE Porto Thermoelectric Complex financing project.

2017
IFLR Americas awards 2017

Elected the "Law Firm of the Year in Brazil", in the area of ​​Banking and Finance.

Americas Women in Business Law Awards 2017 (IFLR)

Awarded in the categories "Best gender diversity initiative by national firm (Latin America)" and "Best national firm for talent management (Latin America)".

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

2022

2022 | LACCA APPROVED

9 practice areas ranked
22 lawyers recognized

2022 | AWARDS

Law firm of the year in Public Law category

2022 | GLOBAL

12 practice areas ranked
32 lawyers recognize

2022 | FINTECH

FinTech Legal in Brazil


2022

20 areas ranked
53 lawyers recognized

  
2021
CHAMBERS BRAZIL

13 practice areas and 30 ranked lawyers

CHAMBERS LATIN AMERICA

19 practice areas and 40 ranked lawyers

CHAMBERS HIGH NET WORTH

Private Wealth Law in Brazil

LATIN LAWYER 250

22 áreas ranqueadas e 52 advogados reconhecidos

ITR WOMEN IN TAX

3 lawyers recognized in the categories highly regarded and tax leader

EUROMONEY BENCHMARK LITIGATION

5 practice areas and 6 ranked lawyers

WWL

13 practice areas and 18 ranked lawyers

IFLR 1000

5 practice areas and 12 ranked lawyers

Legal 500

7 areas ranked as Top Tier – Brazil
18 recommended areas and 65 recognized lawyers
Project Finance Law Firm of The Year

ANÁLISE ADVOCACIA

51 practice areas and 61 ranked lawyers
MOST ADMIRED LAWYERS | 16 per specialty 26 economic sector and 21 per state

2020
CHAMBERS GLOBAL

Leading firm in 12 practice areas and 23 lawyers ranked

CHAMBERS LATIN AMERICA

Leading firm in 19 practice areas and 40 lawyers ranked

IFLR 1000

Top Tier in 7 Areas and 35 lawyers named

LATIN LAWYER 250

Recommended Firm in 26 areas and 49 lawyers ranked

ANÁLISE ADVOCACIA

19 areas of law, 30 areas of industry and 1 category for recognition

LEADERS LEAGUE

46 areas named and 70 lawyers recognized

LACCA APPROVED

20 lawyers recognized

2019
CHAMBERS GLOBAL

Leading firm in 12 practice areas, with 23 lawyers ranked

CHAMBERS LATIN AMERICA

Leading firm in 21 practice areas, with 37 lawyers ranked

IFLR 1000

Top Tier in 6 areas, with 29 lawyers nominated

WHO'S WHO

3 lawyers nominated for the Global Elite 2019, and 1 lawyer for the Competition 2019 - Future Leaders

LATIN LAWYER 250

Recommended firm in 24 areas, with 54 lawyers ranked

ANÁLISE ADVOCACIA 500

Recommended firm in 26 areas, with 54 lawyers ranked

2018
Chambers Global

Leading firm in 11 practice areas with 23 lawyers ranked

Chambers Latin America

Leading firm in 23 practice areas with 46 lawyers ranked

The Legal 500

Top tier firm in 6 areas, in the "Brazil" category, and recommended in another 14 practice areas

Latin Lawyer 250

Recommended firm in 24 areas and 50 lawyers ranked

Análise Advocacia 500

18 areas of law and 27 areas of industry and 1 category of recognition