Brazil

 

The Brazil focus group's vocation and motivation is supporting and advising Swiss companies in their activities in Brazil. The Group offers the same expertise to Brazilian companies wanting to establish a presence on invest in Switzerland.

Brazil is by far Switzerland's largest trading partner in Latin America. At the end of 2010, the Swiss capital invested already amounted to CHF 20.3 billion, while Swiss companies in Brazil employed more than 100,000 people. Homburger has been serving major Swiss-Brazilian clients for several years. The growing economic ties between the two countries have contributed to the success of our Brazil practice.

Activities

Homburger provides a wide range of Brazil-related services. These include everything from offering expert advice to clients on corporate and commercial law matters to competition and tax law consulting and support with issues relating to litigation and arbitration.

To offer the services that our clients require, the Brazil focus group is composed of partners from different practice teams, all of whom have relevant experience in doing business with Brazil or are otherwise familiar with the special circumstances prevailing in the country. Furthermore, the Group works closely with the leading Brazilian law firms.

Our areas of expertise at a glance

  • Corporate law
  • Commercial law
  • Competition law
  • Tax law
  • Litigation
  • Arbitration
  • Partner network in Brazil