The Firm, composed solely by lawyers, is structured and exists in accordance with its By-Laws, which establishes how the business (legal services) will continue in the events set forth thereunder. Also, it shall abide by the provisions and Code of Ethics and Conduct for the legal profession set forth by the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB).
The Firm is organized and operates continuously and without interruption, all according to best practices, with appropriate physical and technology infrastructures that ensure the security of its files and archives, with a view towards facing occasional risks and/or unforeseen circumstances, including acts of God and force majeure events. The Firm’s operation and provision of services is guaranteed individually by its partners and equity holders pursuant to the terms of its By-Laws.
Azevedo Sette’s continuity and perpetuity is also based on and has been ensured over the last fifty (50) years by a structured career plan, which establishes the terms for promotion of lawyers to the position of Partners, thus renewing the Firm’s organizational chart in a continuous and orderly manner, including employees and service providers.