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Areas of Expertise

We work in the areas of advocacy, legal advice and consultancy, providing many services to our customers. The main areas of the Joaquim Magalhaes and Associates Lawyers are:


Preventive advice to individuals and corporations, defense in criminal proceedings and defense of fundamental guarantees of customers; assistance in the prosecution or personal interest in compensation cases for companies and victims of fraud and other crimes against property institutions.


We operate in the defense of both individual and legal person-level legal advice and representation in the area of ​​procedural criminal law. We have highly trained professionals to offer a specialized role in corporate crimes, such as crimes against economic and tax policy; crimes against security; environmental crimes; bankruptcy crimes; crimes against labor organization. The service is personalized, considering the peculiarity of each particular case, to ensure the development of effective legal techniques.


Expertise in civil litigation aiming victims compensation for material and moral damages resulting from any harmful act (contract, provide any kind of service, public administration and criminal).


Full legal services to businesses, with preventive and litigation activities, participating, including administrative decisions, reducing litigation and minimizing the risks of the enterprise. Functions as an outsourced legal department of the company.


Promotion Lawsuits contracts for recovery of over-payments of banks, as well as a defense in collection actions to abate the unlawful; Actions for receiving the correction due to differences in savings accounts in various economic plans. Prior preparation of calculations to decide on the feasibility of each action.

Consumer Law

Acting and judicial and administrative guidance on issues related to end-consumers to the organs of consumer protection. Drafting of commercial contracts and advising on the suitability of the company the standards set by the Code of Consumer Protection, aiming to avoid conflicts between suppliers and consumers.

Internet Crimes

Legal advisory and consulting firms, aiming at adapting the procedures adopted to law.