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Firmo Cardozo Moreira Advogados:
over 35 years of history


Dedicated to the development of effective legal solutions, striving to maintain a relationship of trust, ethics and transparency with its clients

With over 35 years of significant achievements, FCM initially focused on advising companies in the beverage segment, with subsequent expansion to several other sectors, such as fast food, finance, power generation and distribution, real estate, construction, logistics, and health.

Founded by Sergio Teixeira Firmo, the firm has extensive experience in complex large and medium-sized transactions and advisory with expertise in mergers and acquisitions, tax and succession planning, incorporation of entities in various segments, such as financial institutions, startups and technology companies, highly complex contracts and restructuring of family and economic groups.

The Firm also displays excellent performance in strategic/systemic litigation, including in arbitrations, leading tax cases and public civil actions. The success in litigations involving the most varied subjects of tax, corporate and contractual law grants the Firm a prominent position in the legal scenario, with recognition and awards in the main specialized legal publications.

In addition to being committed to developing its practices, maximizing service capacity and expanding the range of legal solutions to be offered to clients, FCM also counts with the expertise of partners Rafael Firmo, a specialist in mergers and acquisitions and corporate law, advising clients in transactions involving closed companies, private equity funds, joint ventures, reorganizations and other general corporate matters; Renato Trindade, specialized in tax law, researcher and author of articles published in specialized legal publications; Marcos Aurélio Bastos, specialist in financial and tax law, with a history in the area of estate and succession planning, as well as real estate transactions; and José Domingues da Fonseca, enthusiastic about new technologies such as blockchain, cryptography and artificial intelligence and dedicated to the study of their impact on law; lawyers with great experience in the advisory and litigation area.

The Firm strongly cultivates a multidisciplinary view, in the legal field itself, as in the complementary areas of knowledge, such as accounting, finance, marketing and others. This approach is complemented by our persistency to understand the dynamics of business and its agents, and allows us to achieve optimal solutions for our clients.

FCM is dedicated to the development of effective legal solutions, striving to maintain a relationship of trust, ethics and transparency with its clients, many of whom have been loyal for decades, which the Firm believes to be essential characteristics for building solid bases for growth.