The partners of Fischer Law Firm lead three distinguished working teams being, all supported by a complete administrative and technological structure, encompassing the following major practice groups: corporate, litigation and tax-social security. The Firm, without disattending its eco-social responsibility, dedicates its professionals to render legal services to non-governmental organizations, philanthropic and non-profitable institutions.

Besides its structure essentially headed to the legal practice, Fischer Law Firm holds a paralegal structure as well prepared to render supplemental and skillful services not limited to translations involving the following languages: German, Spanish and English.

 


Maysa Cristina Fischer - Attorney at law

Practice

• Overseas Brazilian investment
• Foreign investment in Brazil
• Real estate
• Negotiations
• Contracts
• Infra-structure financing
• Antitrust
• Intellectual Property
• Business restructuring and insolvency
• Corporate & stock exchange

Experience

• has worked as an in-house attorney during 23 years for a global leading home appliance & hermetic compressor for refrigeration industry holding the function of Chief Legal Counsel for 7 (seven) years under headquarter accountability encompassing businesses in the US, Europe, Asia, Central & Latin America, being an overseas frequent flyer;
• experienced in the preparation of reports, spreadsheets, legal opinions, agreements, by-laws and articles of incorporation, claims, motions, appeals, powers of attorney, and other documents related to preventive attorneyship, as well as, in managing litigation (national and international disputes);
• knowledge and practice in national and international negotiations;
• skillful in customized leadership, communication management tools, structuring of legal services, quality programs and team building;
• active in strategic planning, expansion's projects, joint-ventures, merger & acquisitions, licensing & supply of technology;
• an ongoing fast-learner, strict in meeting deadlines and being available for travelling around the globe; and
• experienced in college-level teaching.

Professional Experience

a) Whirlpool S.A - Embraco Branch
Title: Chief Legal Counsel - from 3 rd July 1999 to July 31 st , 2006
b) Whirlpool S.A. - Multibrás Branch
Title: Leader of Coporate Law - from January/98 until 30 th June 1999
c) Brasmotor S.A.
Title: Leader of Corporate Law - from 03 rd January 1993 until Jan/98
d) Consul S.A
Titles: Trainee Attorney and Senior Attorney - from 1989 until 31 st December 1992

Education

•  MBA (in company) - Organizational Behavour - UNICEMP - Centro de Estudos Superiores Positivo - August 2005 till July 2006.
•  Post-Graduate Degree (Masters) - Pontifícia Universidade Católica - PUC/São Paulo
Commercial Law - 1994/1998 ( Catholic Law School - São Paulo )
•  Graduated - Faculdade de Ciências Jurídicas e Sociais do Vale do Itajaí/Faculdade de Direito de Joinville (SC) - 1981/1987 (Law School - 1981/1987)

Languages

Portuguese / English / Spanish

 

 

Ivo José Rank - Attorney at Law

Practice

• Environmental Law
• Consumer’s Issues
• Civil and Labor Litigation
• Agreements
• Negotiations



Experience

• has  worked as an  in-house attorney during  9 years performing national negotiations for a global leading hermetic compressor for refrigeration industry;
• experienced in the analysis, preparation and negotiation of  national agreements not limited to the purchase of assets,  software licencing,  supply  (distributors, wholesalers and  retailers), service,  rent (estate and goods),  non-disclosure, sub-contracting,  labor force outsourcing, agency,  and  sale & purchase of energy in the free and  captive markets;
• outstanding performance in issues involving e-market and e-bidding;
• active in the preparation of opinions, commercial proposals, letters of  intent, memorandum of understanding,  settlement agreements in general and specially headed for undertakings with environmental agencies;
• identification, mitigation and management of  risks;
• strategic knowledge and implementation of  preventive or corrective  practices not limited to working health and safety procedures, mainly to avoid  injuries and safeguarding workers from repetitive strain  injury as well as claims of  tort  against employers.

Professional Experience

a) Whirlpool S.A -  Embraco Branch in Joinville, SC
Title: Senior Attorney  –  from September, 2000 to October, 2008
b) Busscar Ônibus S.A., in Joinville, SC
Title: Leader – Procurement Department –  from August, 1998 to April, 1999
c) Sabroe do Brasil S/A, in Joinville, SC
Title: Leader – Procurement Department – November, 1989 to January, 1998
d) Tubos e Conexões Tigre S.A, in Joinville, SC
Title: Expert in Business and  Acquisitions-  from June, 1986 to October, 1989

Education

• Post-Graduate Degree (Masters) in Law and Organizational Management – FCJ School  in Joinville, SC, 2006
• Post-Graduate Degree (Masters) in Civil Procedural Law – INCIJUR Law Scholl in Joinville, 2005
• Graduated from Law School in Joinville, 2000.

Languages

Portuguese / English