Our firm

Bitelli Advogados is one of the fine selected law firms of excellence in Brazil

Recognized for the quality of its legal services, Bitelli Advogados was founded by Marcos Alberto Sant’Anna Bitelli in 1987. A fully ethical oriented firm, responsible and efficiently seeking the high standards in its activities, we have a deep commitment to our clients goals, which has sustained a history of successful results in different areas of practice.

The firm has been gradually growing into various areas of expertise in a sustainable way throughout the years, so that Bitelli Advogados can be recognized as a name of significance in the market.

Providing our clients with high quality legal support with quick response to each one’s own language, technical and operational matters is a valuable asset to us.

Mission

Finding responsible and ethical solutions for a real world.
Producing reasonable and favorable results.
Reaching our client’s success.

Vision

To offer a high end team of professionals working vigorously in consultive and litigation advocacy.
In order to provide that, Bitelli Advogados cares about its team and is also deeply involved in academic activities such as lectures, post-grad courses, seminars and various publications.

Values

Efficiency, quality and innovation with a high level of academic precision.

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1987 - Our History

Bitelli Advogados was founded by Marcos Alberto Sant’Anna Bitelli in 1987.

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1989 - Our History

Opening of São Paulo main office, at Rua Itapicuru.

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2000 - Our History

Opening of Rio de Janeiro branch.

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2007 - Our History

Opening of the new main office in Sao Paulo, at Vila Olimpia.

Awards & Recognition

Bitelli Advogados has been frequently awarded and recognized as a distinguished law firm, directly provided by the high satisfaction of its clients.

Bitelli Advogados team has been earning recognition from the prestigious Chambers & Partners Global, which selects the most successful law firms and attorneys around the globe.

BITELLI ADVOGADOS

2017 Top Ranked – Media & Entertainment
2014 Leading Firm – Media & Entertainment

Marcos Alberto Sant’Anna Bitelli

2017 Top Ranked – Leading Lawyer – Media & Entertainment
2014 Top Ranked – Star Individual – Media & Entertainment
2013 Top Ranked – Leading Lawyer – Media & Entertainment
2011 Top Ranked – Leading Lawyer – Media & Entertainment

Bitelli Advogados team has been earning recognition from Chambers & Partners Latin America, which selects the most successful law firms and attorneys in Latin America.

BITELLI ADVOGADOS

2019 – Leading Firm – Media & Entertainment

2017 – Leading Firm – Media & Entertainment

2016 – Leading Firm – Media & Entertainment

2014 – Leading Firm – Media & Entertainment

2013 – Leading Firm – Media & Entertainment

2011 – Leading Firm – Media & Entertainment

2010 – Entertainment Law Firm of the Year

MARCOS ALBERTO SANT’ANNA BITELLI

2019 – Top Ranked – Leading Lawyer – Media & Entertainment

2018 – Star Individual – Leading Lawyer – Media & Entertainment

2017 – Top Ranked – Leading Lawyer – Media & Entertainment

2016 – Top Ranked – Leading Lawyer – Media & Entertainment

2014 – Top Ranked – Leading Lawyer – Media & Entertainment

2013 – Top Ranked – Leading Lawyer – Media & Entertainment

2012 – Top Ranked – Leading Lawyer – Media & Entertainment

2011 – Top Ranked – Leading Lawyer – Media & Entertainment

2010 – Top Ranked – Leading Lawyer – Media & Entertainment

Bitelli Advogados team has been repeatedly included to the selected group of law firms recognized by Who’s Who Legal, one of the main international legal guides.

2019 – Who’s Who Legal

2018 – Sports & Entertainment

2017 – Especialista Global do Ano – Direito da Comunicação e Entretenimento

2016 – Especialista Global do Ano – Direito da Comunicação e Entretenimento

2016 – Sports & Entertainment (nomeado)

2015 – Especialista Global do Ano – Direito da Comunicação e Entretenimento

2014 – Especialista Global do Ano – Direito da Comunicação e Entretenimento

2014 – Whos Who Entertainment Nomination – International Best Lawyers

2012 – Especialista Global do Ano – Direito da Comunicação e Entretenimento

 

The Legal 500 is one the most relevant international legal guides, publishing rankings through editorial research
We have been given the following titles:

BITELLI ADVOGADOS

2017 – Top Tier – TMT – The Legal 500 Latin America

2017 – Leading Firm – TMT – The Legal 500 Latin America

2016 – Leading Firm – TMT – The Legal 500 Latin America

MARCOS ALBERTO SANT’ANNA BITELLI

2017 – Leading Individual – TMT – The Legal 500 Latin America

2012 – Leading Individual – TMT – The Legal 500 Latin America

We have been recognized by Global Law Experts, one of the most distinguished international legal guides, which identifies law experts around the world.

BITELLI ADVOGADOS

2019 – Global Law Experts Annual Awards – Entertainment Law – Law Firm of the Year in Brazil

2018 – Global Law Experts Annual Awards – Entertainment Law – Law Firm of the Year in Brazil

2015 – Awards Winner – Entertainment Law Firm of the Year in Brazil

2014 – Practice Awards Winner – Entertainment Law Firm of the Year in Brazil

MARCOS ALBERTO SANT’ANNA BITELLI

2015 – Global Law Experts Media & Entertainment

2013 – Global Law Experts Media & Entertainment

2011 – Global Law Experts Media & Entertainment

2010 – Global Law Experts Media & Entertainment

Análise Advocacia 500 is a Brazilian publication that identifies the most distinguished lawyers and law firms on the country. We have been listed in the following years:

2017 – Advogado mais admirado

2017 – Escritório mais admirado

2016 – Advogado mais admirado

2015 – Bitelli Advogados – Mais admirados do Direito no Estado de São Paulo

2014 – “O mais admirado do Direito” – Marcos Alberto Sant’Anna Bitelli – Propriedade Intelectual e Comunicação

2014 – Bitelli Advogados – Mais Admirado 2014 – Análise Advocacia 500

2011 – “O mais admirado do Direito” – Marcos Alberto Sant’Anna Bitelli – Propriedade Intelectual e Comunicação

2006 – “O mais admirado do Direito” – Marcos Alberto Sant’Anna Bitelli – Propriedade Intelectual e Comunicação

Bitelli Advogados earned Corporate INTL Global Awards in:

2018 – Bitelli Advogados – Entertainment Law – Law Firm of the Year in Brazil

2018 – Bitelli Advogados – Annual Book (Nominated)

2017 – Bitelli Advogados – Vencedores na categoria Entertainment Law – Law Firm of the Year in Brazil

2014 – Bitelli Advogados – Vencedores na categoria Entertainment Law – Law Firm of the Year in Brazil

 

Marcos Alberto Sant’Anna Bitelli earned  Lawyers World – Global Awards in:

2018 – Lawyer of The Year – Brazil – Sports & Entertainment – Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards

2011 – 50 Leading Lawyer Brazil – Lawyer Monthly

Finance Monthly Law Awards

2019 – Bitelli Advogados – Law Firm of the Year – Brazil – Sports and Entertainment

2018 – Bitelli Advogados – Sports and Entertainment – Law Firm of the Year – Brazil

2015 – FINANCE MONTHLY LAW AWARDS

2013 – FINANCE MONTHLY LAW AWARDS

2011 – FINANCE MONTHLY LAW AWARDS

Marcos Alberto Sant’Anna Bitelli earned Latin Corporate – Client Choice Awards in 2014

Best Lawyers

BITELLI ADVOGADOS

2019 – Bitelli Advogados – The Best Lawyers in Brazil – Media Law (Nominated)

MARCOS ALBERTO SANT’ANNA BITELLI

2019 – Marcos Bitelli – The Best Lawyers in Brazil – Media Law (Nominated)

2018 – Marcos Bitelli – The Best Lawyers in Brazil – Media Law

Client Choice Awards

2019 – Marcos Alberto Sant’Anna Bitelli – Media & Entertainment in Brazil

Leaders in Law

BITELLI ADVOGADOS

2017 – Bitelli Advogados (Nominated)

MARCOS ALBERTO SANT’ANNA BITELLI

2017 – Marcos Bitelli (Nominated)

ACQ5 Global Awards

2018 – Bitelli Advogados – Law Firm of the Year

ACQ5 Law Awards

2018 – Bitelli Advogados – Law Firm of the Year

 

ACQUISITION INTERNATIONAL – Dispute Resolution Awards

2018 – Bitelli Advogados

2016 – Bitelli Advogados

We were nominated for ACQUISITION INTERNATIONAL – Offshore Excellence Awards in:

2017 – Bitelli Advogados

2016 – Bitelli Advogados

We were nominated for ACQUISITION INTERNATIONAL – Offshore Excellence Awards in:

2016 – Bitelli Advogados

2014 – Bitelli Advogados

We were nominated for ACQUISITION INTERNATIONAL – Legal Awards in:

2018 – Bitelli Advogados

2017 – Bitelli Advogados

2016 – Bitelli Advogados

 

ACQUISITION INTERNATIONAL – Leading Adviser Awards

2018  – Marcos Bitelli – Leading Media and Entertainment Law Adviser of the Year – Brasil

2018 – Bitelli Advogados – Leading Media and Entertainment Law Adviser of the Year – Brasil

 

Corporate Vision (CV)

2017 – Bitelli Advogados – Most Innovative Law Firm South America Brazil

2017 – Bitelli Advogados – Executive Awards (Nominated)

Lawyers World – Global Awards in 2013.

The Lawyer Internacional – Legal 100

2018 – Law Firm of the Year – Media & Entertainment – Brazil (Nominated)

2016 – Law Firm of the Year – Media & Entertainment – Brazil

Latin America Business Awards, by Worldwide Business Review

2017 – Bitelli Advogados (Nominated)

Corporate USA Today

2018 – Bitelli Advogados – Brazil Entertainment Law Firm of the Year

Worldwide Financial Advisor Awards Magazine Golden Globe Awards

2017 – Marcos Bitelli – Best TMT Advisor of the Year

Brazilian Business Awards – Wealth & Finance Intl

2017 – Bitelli Advogados

Lawyers Worldwide Awards Magazine

2016 – Marcos Bitelli – Best TMT Advisor of the Year

Deal Makers Global Awards in 2015.

Lawyer of the Year – Corporate Livewire in 2014.

Five Star Law

2016 – Marcos Bitelli – Media & Entertainment law specialist