Governmental Affairs

Legal advice based on knowledge, direct communication and strategy

Given the public sector's importance in the Brazilian economy, companies benefit from monitoring regulatory, legislative and political matters, so as to ensure a transparent and legitimate influence on the legislative agenda and public policies.

175Laws passed by the Brazilian Legislature in 2016


Almeida Advogados' governmental affairs team consists of lawyers who monitor the country's regulatory and legislative agenda, while maintaining a dialogue with government authorities on our clients' interests.

These activities include:

  • Evaluating the legal and regulatory framework, as well as the main stakeholders in various economic sectors;

  • Actively participating in public hearings and consultations;

  • Following up and monitoring legislative bills;

  • Contacting public authorities and their representatives.

Our Practice Areas

Corporate, M&A and Contracts
BANKING & FINANCE CAPITAL MARKETS Private Equity
Infrastructure and Project Finance
ENERGY MINING Oil & Gas
Labor, Employment and Social Security
IMMIGRATION EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION
Technology, Media and Telecommunications
DATA PROTECTION & CYBERSECURITY