Having vast expertise acquired over the years, the law firm founded by Ricardo Tosto is highlighted as one of the best in the entire industry according to the Chambers 2018 Latin America guide.
Leite, Tosto e Barros got the attention of Chambers, one of the most important international directories that ranks law firms and professionals around the world, through its performance in the Litigation sector of dispute resolution, which has 15 partners and 91 lawyers.
In the latest edition of Chambers Latin America, the professionals who are part of Ricardo Tosto’s team were praised for their proficiency in “a strong role in continually serving clients in the infrastructure, energy and banking divisions in all types of litigation.” The publication also mentioned the sponsorship of arbitration actions involved in the areas of construction and engineering.
In the 2018 issue, some of the most impressive accomplishments of Ricardo Tosto ‘s firm were highlighted. Major clients were also mentioned by the guide, among them: Banco Fibra, GM, Rabobank, Paranapanema and Azul Linhas Aéreas.
Ricardo Tosto is one of the most notable leaders and strategists in Brazilian legal practice. He started in a small law office and went on to the most seasoned corporate litigation law firm in the area. Then, he established his own firm and it soon became one of the largest in Brazil.
He defended many public personalities and companies in nationally known cases and provided legal services for large and important Brazilian corporations and multinationals, politicians of different ideological views, and the government.
Tosto was a pioneer in the adoption of several legal devices, which became the most commonly used tools throughout the Brazilian legal community. He mentored most of his current partners, who started as interns in the firm. He closely manages the firm’s most important continuous cases, offers innovative approaches and, when there are unusual problems, provides significant leadership.