Partners

Marcio Sperling

Telephone: +55 11 3704-0788
Direct Line: +55 11 3704-0773
E-mail: msperling@rothmann.com.br

Education

Bachelor of Laws, University of São Paulo (USP). Post-Graduation in corporate finance law, Fundação Getúlio Vargas de São Paulo (FGV-SP).

Experience

Marcio has wide experience in representing foreign companies in all industry sectors in Brazil, particularly mid-sized and large European companies. He specializes in corporate and commercial matters, as well as foreign investment in Brazil, commercial litigation and arbitration. Marcio has been regularly recommended by leading industry publications such as Chambers Latin America, Chambers Global and The Legal 500 Latin America as a leading lawyer.

Languages

Portuguese and English.

Publications and Events

Chapter on dispute resolution in Brazil in “Multi-Tiered Dispute Resolution Clauses”, International Bar Association Litigation Committee (IBA), 2015.

Article “Lokalkontent-regelungen”, in the book “Geschäftshandbuch Brasilien (Corporate Handbook for Brazil) 2014/2015” of the Brazil-Germany Chamber of Commerce and Industry, 2014.

Brochure “Getting the Deal Through – Tax on Inbound Investment 2016”, Law Business Research Ltd. of London, 2015.

Brochure “Getting the Deal Through – Tax Controversy”, Law Business Research Ltd. of London, ed. 2014-2015.

Additional Information

Member of the International Bar Association (IBA).

Member of the Deutsch-Brasilianische Industrie-und Handelskammer (Brazil-Germany Chamber of Commerce and Industry – AHK Brasil).

Awards and Commendations

Distinguished in 2015 and 2016 among lawyers recommended by the Latin American Corporate Counsel Association (LACCA), comprised of directors and legal counsel of major Latin American corporations.

Recommended by the British publication “The Legal 500 Latin America”, 2013-2015 editions.

Named “Leading Individual Lawyer”, by the British publication Chambers and Partners – Chambers Latin America, 2012-2015 editions.

Named “Leading Individual Lawyer”, by the British publication Chambers and Partners – Chambers Global, 2012 a 2015 editions.