Rayes & Fagundes Advogados


IFLR1000 Reviews

Financial and corporate

Founded in 1998, Rayes & Fagundes Advogados Associados advises on a wide range of corporate services. It is based in Sao Paulo, and has offices in Rio de Janeiro, Belo Horizonte, Campinas and Sao Bernardo do Campo.


Focusses / specialisms

The M&A team advises on complex cross-border transactions. It advises both buyers and sellers, often assisting foreign investors seeking to invest in Brazil. Sectors the firm is active in include IT, energy, manufacturing and healthcare.


Key clients

Notable clients include IBM Brasil, Nokia Group, Coca-Cola Group, DSS, Banco Indusval & Partners, Thomson Reuters Group and Pacific Hydro Group.


Client feedback: 31st edition (2020/2021)

Capital markets : Structured finance and securitization

"Pragmatic and business-oriented with deep technical expertise."



"Very methodical."


Project development

"Always immediately prompt answers to our needs."