Nelson Tomaz Braga, with the expertise of almost five decades in the legal area, resumed his career as an attorney-at-law after 25 years devoted to the bench working for the National Counsel of Justice (Brazilian CNJ) and as the Chief Justice of the Regional Labor Court of the 1st Region, partnering with Leandro Schuch, attorney-at-law and Master in Economic Law by the Law School of Coimbra University, with robust professional experience obtained in reputed law firms over the country.
Thus, N. TOMAZ BRAGA & SCHUCH ADVOGADOS ASSOCIADOS – NTBS – was born, a law firm built with the strength of a carefully-selected-team, ready to execute a portfolio of legal services with high standard of excellence.
CONSISTENCY ON THE MOVE
NTBS distiguishes itself by the search of creative and innovative solutions, acting dynamically and in customized form while attending to the demands of its clients. The mix of tradition and innovation reinforces the features of a law firm ahead of its time.
It is our commitment to add value to our clients’ businesses, regardless of the scope of work. We understand that every client must be attended in a customized form.
We see Law as a means to enable our client´s ideas and businesses, with the purpose of optimizing results.
We use technological tools and state-of-the-art systems to support the legal area, aiming at settling clients’ demands in a preventive and strategic form.
We encourage an entrepreneurial organizational culture, focused on developing leadership and pioneering characteristics, innovation, speed and focus on the client.
NTBS Advogados Associados has a multidisciplinary team of experts, with professionals located in the Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, São Luís do Maranhão and Belo Horizonte units, ready to meet the demands and specific needs of every client, with the commitment to maintain quality along agility.
Nelson Tomaz Braga
Attorney-at-law enrolled at the Rio de Janeiro State Chapter of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB/RJ) under nº 18.441, NTBS founding partner. Professor of the Post-Graduate Course in Labor Law at Benett Rio de Janeiro Law School and at Estácio de Sá University.
Associate Judge of the Regional Labor Court of the 1st Region in 1992. Associate Judge Vice-President of the aforementioned Court in the two-year-period of 2001/2003 and President in the two-year-period of 2003/2005. Member of the National Counsel of Justice in the two-year-period of 2009/2011.
Member of the Iberian-American Institute of Labor Law, standing member of the National Academy of Economics, member of Permanent Commissions of Brazilian Bar Association/RJ.
Leandro Schuch Silveira
Attorney-at-law enrolled at the Rio de Janeiro State Chapter of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB/RJ) under nº 112.256, NTBS founding partner. Majored in Law in 2001 by the Law School of Cândido Mendes University, Rio de Janeiro; Postgraduate in Consumer Relations Law in 2002, and in Tax Law in 2004, both specializations at the State University of Rio de Janeiro. Master’s Degree in Economic Law, at Coimbra University, Portugal, in 2009.
Tax Law Professor of the extension course in Legal Practice at Cândido Mendes University in 2005. Coordinator of the Center of Studies in Law and Economic Development of the Brazilian Institute of Capital Markets – IBMEC, in 2007.
Member of the Institute of Brazilian Attorneys (IAB/National).
Author of several legal articles.
Jusuvenne Luis Zanini
Attorney-at-law enrolled at the Rio de Janeiro State Chapter of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB/RJ) under nº 130.686, at the São Paulo State Chapter of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB/SP) under nº 399.243, and at the Minas Gerais State Chapter of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB/MG) under nº 179.477. Majored in Law in 2004 by the Law School of Estácio de Sá University, Rio de Janeiro; Postgraduate in Business Law with focus in Corporate Law and Capital Market at the Getúlio Vargas Foundation – FGV Law Rio, in 2011.
Trustee in Bankruptcy by the Judicial Administration School of the Court of Justice of the State of Rio de Janeiro.
Professor of MBA courses in Private Law and Civil Procedure at Getúlio Vargas Foundation – FGV. Researcher of Post-Graduations in Corporate Law and Capital Markets, in Business Law athe LL.M. course – New Challenges of Litigation, at the Getúlio Vargas Foundation – FGV Law Rio.
Public Prosecutor of Law at the Superior Court of Sports Justice of the Brazilian Confederation of Motor Sports – STJD/CBA.
Attorney-at-law enrolled at the Rio de Janeiro State Chapter of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB/RJ) under nº 158.193. Majored in Law in by the Law School of Federal University of the Rio de Janeiro State – UNIRIO; Postgraduate in Tax Law, specialization at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro – UFF; MBA in Business Management at Fundação Getúlio Vargas – FGV-Rio. Master’s Degree in Tax Law, at State University of Rio de Janeiro – UERJ.
Tax Law Professor of the LLM and MBA programs at Ibmec-RJ. Academic Coordinator of Ibmec-RJ Postgraduate programs.
Counselor (judge) at the Administrative Court on tax regulations of the State of Rio de Janeiro.
Director of GDT-RIO – group for tax studies.
Author of several legal articles.
NTBS Advogados Associados law firm acts in several areas of Law and business consulting, and defends clients of several segments, such as financial institutions, industries, closed private pension entities, educational foundations and health support foundations, pension funds, class entities and other entities of the third sector.
We act before all country courts and administrative authorities, in claims involving business law, corporate, civil, labor, real estate, social security, administrative, sports, bankruptcy and tax law, as well as rendering consulting services and acting in companies reorganization and restructuring procedures, interventions and extrajudicial liquidations as well as credits recovery procedures. NTBS also acts in clients’ defense at arbitration procedures held before several chambers in the country, such as the Market Arbitration Chamber – CAM, the Brazil – Canada Chamber of Commerce– CCBC, the Brazilian Center of Mediation and Arbitration – CBMA and he Fundação Getúlio Vargas Chamber.
- Social Security and Extra Legal Pension Law
- Tax Law and Fiscal Planning
- Corporate Law
- Private Law and Consumer Relations
- Labor Law
- Infrastructure, Telecommunications and Oil/Gas Law
- Administrative and Regulatory Law
- Criminal Business Law
- Constitutional Law
- Health Law
- Sports Law
- Real Estate Law
- Mediation and Arbitration
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Rio de Janeiro
Rua do Mercado, nº 11, 16º andar, Centro – Rio de Janeiro/RJ – CEP 20010-120.
+55 (21) 3993-4990
Avenida das Nações Unidas, nº 12.551, 17º andar, Broklyn Novo – São Paulo/SP – CEP 04578-903.
+55 (11) 3443-7878
Avenida Getúlio Vargas, nº 668, sala 801, Savassi – Belo Horizonte/MG – CEP 30112-901.
São Luís do Maranhão
Av. dos Holandeses, Qd. 14, lote 05, sala 422,
Ponta da Areia, São Luís/MA – CEP 65077-357.