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Editors’ Choice - Consumer Rights Law Firm of the Year in Brazil De Vivo, Whitaker e Castro Advogados Gustavo Lorenzi De Castro Senior Partner Tel: +55 (11) 3048-3266 De Vivo, Whitaker e Castro Advogados, contrary to the common sense, is characterised for being an office of clients and not only of cases and processes. With such philosophy the firm has elected the client as its main focus, either legal entities or individuals, as well as its business, objectives and inner expectations. And for such, the office seeks to be as close as possible to its clients, with a deep knowledge of them both outside and inside, interacting with its areas, departments and other divisions. It is the typical and sincere partnership relationship, true two-way route, without which it would be impossible to develop modern law practice and render good services/assistance. Taking into consideration that practice and exercise of such philosophy is not an easy duty, especially to a firm that acts in almost all areas of practice of law, such as De Vivo, Whitaker e Castro Advogados, has chosen to follow systematically, the firm puts itself in the place of its own clients, in order to understand and reach their hopes and expectations, translated into a work that fits each one of its clients, each one of its cases.

For such the firm has not only adopted the “partnership” philosophy, grounded on expert partners in several Law areas, but also incorporated a wide team of lawyers, law clerks, paralegals and other professionals, split into areas and cells of action, allowing more personal and direct assistance. Within such philosophy, De Vivo, Whitaker e Castro Advogados prioritises ethics and professional rigor, quality services, the search for innovation and truly consistent solutions, always grounded on competency and skills of its professionals.

association in the year 2002 to the Alliance of Mergers and Acquisitions Advisors – AMAA, headquartered in Chicago, United States of America.

Although it is headquartered in São Paulo, Brazil, De Vivo, Whitaker e Castro Advogados also acts in all other country states, whether by operational partnerships entered into with several law firms or by specific direct performance in certain places, everything according to the convenience and preference of its clients.

Gustavo Lorenzi De Castro

Besides, its growing international performance – resulting from the unavoidable globalisation – it has also developed by certain operational agreements with firms headquartered in the main economic world centres mainly after its

De Vivo, Whitaker e Castro Advogados is a “full service” law firm with structure and muscles duly appropriate to act in projects and cases that require large teams, of several areas and with deep and specialised knowledge, and relatively small to render clients a personalised assistance truly personalised and of great added value. Gustavo Lorenzi De Castro is a member of the Associação Brasileira de Direito de Informática (Brazilian Computer Law Association), of the International Association of Young Lawyers and of the Judiciary and Arbitration Committee of CESA. He acted as Advisor to the Ethics and Discipline Tribunal IV of the OAB/SP. Elected in 2010, 2011 and 2012 as one of the most admired lawyers in Brazil for Consumer Rights and Civil Law by the legal guide Análise Advocacia 500.

Global Awards 2017


Corporate INTL Global Awards 2017  
Corporate INTL Global Awards 2017