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“They have a commercial approach. They look at the issues with a business management perspective and not just from a legal point of view.”

Chambers & Partners Brazil - 2023
About TozziniFreire

With broad experience in labour and employment advisory, judicial and administrative litigation, as well as in collective labour and social security law, our Labour, Employment, and Social Security team advises national and international clients from the most diverse sizes and industry sectors in an agile, technical, and precise manner.

Our advisory work has a preventive approach to assisting our clients from the pre-contractual phase until the termination of employment and service-providing relationships. We guide every aspect of labour and social security legislation offering the best strategies given the specific needs of each client. Our team also assists our clients in their relationship with unions, including participating in collective negotiations. In the Immigration area, our practice encompasses strategies for global mobility. In the labour litigation department, our team works on relevant and complex individual and collective claims and represents our clients in discussions on the most varied topics before the Ministry of Labour Prosecution and the labour inspection authorities. We also have extensive experience in administrative proceedings and lawsuits related to social security inspections performed by the Brazilian Federal Revenue. In what regards private/complementary pension, we act in the creation of plans and procedures with PREVIC (Brazilian National Private Pension Superintendence), such as pension plans settlement, sponsorship withdrawal, transfer of plan management between involved entities, etc.

Our department is composed of 9 partners and more than 70 lawyers highly specialized and recognised by the most relevant rankings and legal guides.

We are recommended by Chambers Brazil for Labour & Employment. Our practice is amid the best 250 law firms in Latin America for Labour in the Latin Lawyer 250 survey. Additionally, The Legal 500, Leaders League, and Análise Advocacia 500 constantly recommend our practice area. Our Labour partners are also recognised by Who’s Who Legal and LACCA as among the most admired experts in this field.


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