The Office

Who we are

10 years of expertise in
environmental and mining law

Ricardo Carneiro Advogados Associados appears in the Brazilian legal scenario with emphasis on specialized legal advice, aiming to offer solutions to the basic and transformation industry, to the use of mineral substances, to sanitation, transport and energy infrastructure works, in addition to working on sustainable and innovative real estate development projects.

Personalized service

With experienced professionals in the areas of legal consulting and litigation (administrative and judicial), the firm seeks, in its work, a personalized service compatible with the requirements and needs of each client.

With offices in Belo Horizonte (MG) and São Paulo (SP), the company also has partners and associates in Rio de Janeiro, Brasília and Goiânia, which are now part of multiple and strategic service centers, always combining high technical expertise of its professionals with ethics, loyalty and interpersonal bonding.

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São Paulo office

Belo Horizonte office


For several consecutive years, the partner Ricardo Carneiro has been recognized by several legal magazines as one of the most admired professionals in the areas of the environmental law.

The rankings are specialized in the evaluation of law firms, based on research carried out independently and continuously, aiming to identify the lawyers and firms that present the best performance, according to the criteria most valued by the contracting parties.

Following the success of its founder, RC Advogados Associados is also nominated, several times in a row, as one of the most important law firms in the country in the segments in which it operates – environmental law. The Firm, in addition to appearing in the general list, is also included in the rankings of the most admired by category and also in the classification of the largest specialized firms.