Founded on its mission of providing business with legal certainty, MARCELO TOSTES LAW FIRM makes use of its vast experience and tradition to provide advice on the opening of any kind of business, including complex transactions in varied economic sectors, and contingency situations, such as changes in controlling equity and shareholding, managerial issues, and possible corporate conflicts.
We also provide any kind of advisory service required to enhance our clients’ corporate governance and follow up all of their corporate acts, shareholders’ meetings and business meetings, with daily presence in all commerce registries in Brazil.
We also have a strong presence in the field of Succession Law, including succession planning in line with the client’s requirements, including wills, opening of probate proceedings, distribution of assets, and other legal mechanisms, with the ultimate goal of protecting individuals’ and companies’ assets.


  • Commercial contract drafting and review;
  • Opening and organization of all types of associations and businesses;
  • Assistance on merger & acquisition projects, incorporation, spin-off, dissolution, corporate restructuring, complete structuring of equity assignment transactions, and asset transfers.
  • Drafting of articles of incorporation with a focus on the design of legally innovative businesses;
  • Establishment of corporate governance and compliance structures;
  • Solving registration issues at commerce registries;
  • Real estate, succession, and corporate planning.