Christian S. B. Lopes is recognized for his "excellent technical skills, especially in the mining sector and international commercial contracts." He is also considered by market observers a reference in arbitration. A colleague comments: “I have the best possible impression of his work. He is extremely talented and is also an excellent arbitrator and lawyer in arbitration proceedings.”.

Chambers and Partners

Daniel Vilas Boas “is very experienced, extremely technical and provides solid legal opinions”, says one client. Another one highlights "his outstanding civil and procedural law skills”. He represents clients in the mining and steel industries in various corporate disputes.

Chambers and Partners

Rafhael Frattari “stands out for his ability to pursue the best solutions in accordance with customer needs”, customers say. Colleagues highlight that “he is an excellent professional” and also mention his outstanding academic credentials.

Chambers and Partners

Leonardo Wykrota has been nominated by the Leaders League for his excellent professional practice in civil litigation.

Leaders League


Chambers and Partners

For the eighth consecutive year, Chambers and Partners has ranked VLF Advogados as a reference in Business Law in South East Brazil. Chambers and Partners elaborate the most respected guide on legal services of the world, which bases its nominations mainly on researches with clients, with no financial compensation. Besides the Firm nomination, its partners received honorable mentions.

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Chambers and Partners 2021

Análise Advocacia 500

VLF Advogados was recognized for the fifth time as one of the 500 most admired law firms in Brazil, according to the research done by Análise Editorial. For the preparation of the Análise Advocacia 500 yearbook, the legal officers of the 1.500 largest companies of Brazil were interviewed to determine which firms they most admire, regardless of whether they hire their services. Our partner Daniel Vilas Boas was considered one of the most renowned lawyers of Brazil in the field of civil litigation.

Best Laywer

For the third consecutive year, the partner Rafhael Frattari and the tax team of VLF Advogados were highlighted by Best Lawyer. This publication adopts a secret peer voting to choose the professionals and firms to which colleagues would entrust a case.

Best Lawyers 2020 - Lawyer of the Year
Best Lawyers 2019 - Lawyer of the Year

Leaders League

The partners Leonardo Wykrota and Daniel Vilas Boas were nationally recognized by Leaders League as lawyers of consistent practice in civil litigation, reinforcing the recognition of the VLF Strategic Team. The publication also highlighted the role of the partner Christian Lopes as one of the most active arbitrators in the market.

Leaders League 2019
Leaders League 2020

Legal 500

This publication elected VLF Advogados Corporate and M&A practices as the best in the country, expressly highlighting the size and quality of the teams and the importance of the partner Christian Lopes.

The Legal 500 LA - Leading Firm 2019
The Legal 500 LA - Leading Firm 2021

Latin Lawyer National

The Latin Lawyer National Guide indicated the VLF's Corporate, M&A and Litigation practices, highlighting them as nationally recommended.

Latin Lawyer National
Latin Lawyer National
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