Centro Empresarial Cidade Jardim
Av. Magalhães de Castro 4800
CEP 05676-120 São Paulo SP
Tel: (55 11) 3755 5421
Fax: (55 11) 3755 5401
Education and Memberships: Bachelor of Laws Degree from Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Masters Law Degree (LL.M.) from the London School of Economics. Member of the Brazilian Bar Association.
Guilherme Forbes is a founding partner of the firm, having acted for over 15 years in financial and corporate transactions involving companies and assets in the infrastructure, industrial and real estate sectors.
Guilherme was a partner of Souza, Cescon, Barrieu e Flesch Advogados and an international associate at Dewey Ballantine LLP, in New York.
Guilherme is recognized by Chambers and Partners as one of the leading lawyers in Brazil in the fields of Project Finance and Energy and Natural Resources, having been described to by the publication as follows: “creative, skillful negotiator, business-oriented and technically impeccable” (Chambers Latin America 2013) and “he’s straightforward and gives you answers rather than conditions; there are no ifs and buts” (Chambers Global 2012). International Financial Law Review and Who’s Who Legal also refer to Guilherme as a leading attorney in Brazil.
Guilherme was recommended by IFLR Latin American Energy and Infrastructure 2013 Guide as a leading lawyer in Capital Markets, Restructuring and Insolvency, Disputes, Power and Intellectual Property.
Stocche Forbes is formed by attorneys with extensive experience advising Brazilian and foreign entities doing business in all economic sectors in Brazil. Our teams are equipped to handle the most complex and sophisticated legal issues impacting our clients’ activities. We cover all practice areas except criminal law.
We operate as a fully integrated firm out of offices in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.
Stocche Forbes is structured to ensure the rendering of our services with intensive partner involvement, and with teams which offer the ideal combination of attorneys and expertise for each specific matter.
Stocche Forbes strives to form long term strategic relationships with its clients, forged on the trust that the firm will provide services at the highest standards of efficiency, responsiveness, quality and ethics, proactively seeking to identify and understand the issues that are relevant to our clients’ business, and offering creative and practical solutions.
Central to our vision and values is a colaborative and open working environment which encourages the attraction, retention, motivation and development of our attorneys.