André Mestriner Stocche
Telephone+55 11 3755-5403
LanguagesPortuguese and English
André has been working for over 20 years in corporate law matters, mergers and acquisitions, public offerings resulting from acquisitions, corporate restructurings, broad legal advisory to listed companies, and, notably, private equity transactions both on the buy and sell sides. André has an extensive experience in representing shareholders, managers and companies in administrative proceedings before the Brazilian Securities Exchange Commission – CVM.
André was an international associate of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley and McCloy in New York.
Bachelor of Laws Degree (LL.B.) from Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de São Paulo (USP).
Masters of Laws Degree (LL.M.) from the University of Chicago.
Member of the Brazilian Bar Association
André is recognized by Chambers and Partners as one of the main active lawyers in Brazil in Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions. An impressed client describes Andre as "an incredible M&A lawyer," elaborating: "He is an excellent negotiator, very creative and someone who takes time to understand his client's needs in order to find solutions." Another source says: "He is extremely technical but knows how to apply his solid academic knowledge to practice." A market observer adds: "He is highly recognised for his work in M&A and clients like him a lot." (Chambers Latin America 2021).
André is also listed as one of the most admired attorneys in Brazil by the publication Análise Advocacia 2020.
He is also listed as a standout practitioner in M&A and Corporate Governance by Who's Who Legal Brazil and Who's Who Legal Corporate: Corporate Governance.
The Legal 500 also recommends André in Corporate and M&A (The Legal 500 Latin America 2021). According to the publication, “‘On the more experienced partners, Andre Stocche is one of the most respected lawyers in the field.”
Articles and Publications
- Environmental Stocche Forbes’ Radar – 50th Edition
- Stocche Forbes Environmental Radar 49th
- Federal Decree extend terms to negotiate agreements regarding proportional salary and working hours reduction and temporary suspension of employment agreements
- New Federal Decree to foster sustainable infrastructure projects
- BNDES divulga edital para chamada pública de seleção de FIDCs destinados para MPMEs