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 | JP Morgan

Joan Guggenheimer Law Firm Diversity and Inclusion Equity Award

2021 | IFLR AMERICAS AWARDS

National Individual Firm - Rising Star of the Year. Rising Star: Camilo Gerosa Gomes.

Restructuring Firm of the Year in Brazil

latin lawyer awards
2021 | Latin Lawyer - Deal of the Year

LATAM Airlines was recognized as Deal of the Year in the Banking & Finance category

weps
2021 | WEP'S Award

Honorable Mention - gender equality

 
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

2021

2021 | LACCA APPROVED 2021

11 practice areas and
23 ranked lawyers

2021 | Latin Lawyer 250

22 practice areas and
52 ranked lawyers

2021 | CHAMBERS GLOBAL

11 practice areas
 27 ranked lawyers

2021 | CHAMBERS Latin America

19 practice areas
40 ranked lawyers

2021 | CHAMBERS Brazil

13 practice areas
30 ranked lawyers

legal 500
2021 | THE LEGAL 500

Top Tier in 7 areas – Brazil
18 practice areas and
65 ranked lawyers

2021 | INTERNATIONAL TAX, REVIEW – WOMEN IN TAX

3 lawyers recognized in the
categories highly regarded
e tax leader

2021 | Euromoney: Benchmark Litigation

5 practice areas and
6 ranked lawyers

wwlegal
2021 | Who's Who Legal

13 practice areas and
18 ranked lawyers

2021 | IFLR 1000

5 practice areas and
12 ranked lawyers

2021 | Leaders League

37 practice areas and
70 ranked lawyers

analise advocacia
2021 | 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