Overview

Alessandra Ribeiro is a counsel of the Litigation practice for Tauil & Chequer Advogados in the Brasília office.

Alessandra began her career in Belo Horizonte - MG. She was then invited to work in São Paulo and later in Rio de Janeiro, where she was responsible for the establishing a branch for a major law firm. She then moved to Brasília, where she has worked for the past 13 years, acting in civil and labor litigation cases in superior courts: The Federal Supreme Court - STF, The Superior Court of Justice - STJ and the Superior Labor Court - TST.

Spoken Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • Italian

Experience

  • Represented one of the largest energy companies in the country (CEMIG – Companhia Energética de Minas Gerais) during various labor disputes in Minas Gerais before superior courts.
  • Represented two of the largest automobile companies in Brazil  (Volkswagen and Ford) before the Superior Labor Court.
  • Aidedd the second largest steel Mill in Brazil in registering trademarks for various types of steel in foreign countries.
  • Represented the largest producer and exporter of paper in Brazil in cases related to inflation adjustments before the Federal Supreme Court.
  • Represented the Brazilian branch of an Anglo-Dutch company, which controls the consumer goods industry in Brazil, during labor lawsuits before the Superior Labor Court and the Federal Supreme Court. 
  • Represented the largest Brazilian supermarkets and grain producers during labor lawsuits that took place before superior courts.
  • Served as Legal Advisor for the Superior Labor Court
  • Served as Legal Advisor for the Federal Supreme Court, acting during sessions involving private and criminal law.

Education

Faculdade de Direito Milton Campos, Bachelor of Law (JD equivalent)

AVM Integrated College - Distance Learning, Post Graduate Degree Latu Sensu - Ongoing (2016)

Admissions

  • Brazil

Memberships

  • Member of the Bioethics, Biotechnology and Biolaw Comission of OAB/DF