GRR 100 2019

Stocche Forbes Advogados were recommended by GRR 100 – Global Restructuring Review. The British publication selects the best firms worldwide, handling sophisticated restructuring and insolvency cases.


Stocche Forbes has won LatinFinance’s award for Best Infrastructure Law Firm: Brazil in this year’s Project & Infrastructure Finance Awards.

LATIN LAWYER 250 - 2020

Stocche Forbes has been recommended by Latin Lawyer 250 in 2020, with 24 professionals and 12 areas cited. The Latin Lawyer annually publishes a guide with the most important law firms in Latin America.


Stocche Forbes Advogados has been recognized in 10 practice areas in the Chambers Latin America Guide 2021: Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A – Elite, Dispute Resolution: Arbitration, Dispute Resolution: Litigation, Consumer Law, Investment Funds, Projects, Real Estate and Tax; and 16 professionals were recognized as Leaders in their field.

IFLR 1000 2021

The International Financial Law Review - IFLR 1000 2021 publication recommended Stocche Forbes Advogados in all areas of the guide: Banking, Project Finance, Capital Markets: Debt, Capital Markets: Equity, M&A, Private Equity and Project Development. We also had 6 of our lawyers recognized as “Highly regarded” in their fields, namely: Guilherme Forbes, Henrique Filizzola, Flavio Meyer, Miriam Signor, Frederico Moura and Marcos Ribeiro; and 2 of our lawyers recognized as “Notable practitioner”: Rana Moraz and Alessandra Zequi; and 1 lawyer recognized as “rising star”: Laercio Munechika.


The Legal 500 Latin America 2019 publication has recommended Stocche Forbes in 10 practice areas and 27 lawyers from Stocche Forbes Advogados. In addition 2 lawyers were listed as “Leading individuals”, namely: Guilherme Forbes and Miriam Signor. We also had the lawyers Guilherme Gaspari Coelho, Alessandra Zequi, Clarissa Oliveira and Fernanda Rosa recognized as “Next generation lawyers”, and lawyers Thadeu Bretas, Ana Paula Paschoalini and Ricardo Freoa, recognized as “Rising star”.


The Who’s Who Legal publication has elected 11 Stocche Forbes' lawyers among the best lawyers in Brazil, namely: Guilherme Forbes Forbes (Thought Leaders - Brazil, Brazil - Project Finance and Global - Project Finance); André Stocche (Global - Corporate: Corporate Governance, Brazil - M&A and Brazil - Corporate Governance); Flavio Meyer (Brazil - M&A); Rafael Passaro (Brazil - Commercial Litigation and Brazil - Arbitration); Alexandre Clápis (Brazil - Real Estate); Henrique Filizzola (Brazil – Capital Markets and Global - Capital Markets - Structured Finance); Miriam Signor (Brazil - Project Finance); Alessandra Zequi (Brazil - Corporate Governance); Renata Emery Emery (Thought Leaders - Brazil, Thought Leaders - Corporate Tax, Brasil - Corporate Tax, Global - Corporate Tax: Advisory and Global - Corporate Tax: Controversy); Fernanda Rosa (Brazil - Real Estate); and Bruno Bercito (Brazil - M&A).


Eight of our lawyers are on the list of recommended lawyers in 2021 "Lacca Approved", having been voted by legal departments of companies in Latin America as one of the best lawyers in their practice areas, namely: Guilherme Forbes: Banking & Finance; Marcos Canecchio Ribeiro: Banking & Finance; Henrique Bonjardim Filizzola: Capital Markets; Flavio Meyer: Corporate / M&A; Rafael Passaro: Litigation; Renato Coelho: Tax; Renata Emery: Tax and Pedro Simão: Tax.


Stocche Forbes has been considered one of the most admired law firms in Brazil by Análise Advocacia 500 – 2019 in the areas of Agrarian, Environmental, Arbitration, Compliance, Antitrust, Consumer, Corporate Contracts, Civil, Real Estate, Financial Transactions, White-Collar Crimes, Corporate, Labour and Tax. In addition, we had 16 lawyers recognized by the publication.


The 8th Edition of the International Tax Leaders 2019 (an International Tax Review publication) has recognized Renato Coelho and Marcos Prado as leading lawyers in indirect taxes and the 9th Edition of the Tax Controversy Leaders 2019 has recognized Marcos Prado as leading lawyer in tax controversy.


In the 2020 edition of the Transactions & Deals Rankings by Leaders League Brazil, Stocche Forbes Advogados was recognized as one of the best law firms in Brazil in the following practice areas Banking & Finance; Bankruptcy; Capital Markets; Environmental Law; Labor Counsel; Large-Cap M&A; M&A and Corporate Law; Merger Control; Private Equity; Projects & Infrastructure; Real Estate; Tax Counsel; and Tax Litigation. In addition to the areas above, we are already recognized by the Litigation & Arbitration Rankings in the areas of Civil and Commercial Litigation, Arbitration, Antitrust Investigations and White-Collar Crime.