Demarest is one of the most reputable law firms in Brazil and one of the largest in Latin America. Founded in 1948, the firm's goal is to provide legal services with the highest standard of quality and excellence in the most different areas of Business Law.
With offices in the major cities of Brazil and in New York, Demarest deals with national and international transactions, and assists clients in all continents, especially in Europe, Asia and the Americas. To keep up the highest service efficiency, the firm is constantly investing in the improvement of its team of more than 240 attorneys and about 300 administrative staff.
Over the years, Demarest has formed its major asset: a sound name and a legal staff with the highest technical expertise and solid ethical standards. Our philosophy is based on three simple principles: talent, work and technology.
In line with our clients needs, Demarest has developed expertise in developing customized Compliance Policies. Our multidisciplinary team of professionals is able to identify applicable rules and regulations to develop corporate governance mechanisms, focusing on prevention and correction of practices likely to cause financial or reputational losses to the company.
Among the main activities developed by Demarest Compliance Group we emphasize general compliance due diligences; implementation or revision of compliance policies; training to the Company's directors and employees; assistance to clients on administrative, civil and criminal investigations and regarding succession liabilities, among others.