Legal Practice Areas


We’re a trusted legal and commercial advisor to many of the biggest names in sport. We understand the industry and its dynamics. And we provide market-leading advice across the full range of legal and business issues. From sports equity investment, restructuring, and rights exploitation of all sorts, to the changing relationship between sport and technology. Our clients include sports leagues, clubs, franchise owners, investors, banks and esports companies. 

With a complete understanding of sport stakeholder relationships on both sides of the table, we can support you with your most technical, sensitive and important matters. 

We advise on all aspects of staging major global sports events. From structuring commercial exploitation programs and protecting IP, through to stadium development, and sports regulatory and administrative issues at the highest level.  

Our Sports practice group has served as a partner to international and domestic investors who have an interest in acquiring soccer club assets in Brazil, in a pioneering movement in the country. We are one of the firms involved in some of the major acquisition of clubs in Brazil by investors. 

Our team in has acted as a partner of international and national clubs and investors who are interested in acquiring assets from football clubs in Brazil, a pioneering movement in the country. Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper is the leading office in Brazil in conducting the main M&A and Financing transactions in soccer. 

Whatever the challenge or opportunity, we can provide full service advice, wherever you do business. 


– Corporate/M&A 

– Finance 

– Disputes and Competition 

– Tax 


– Sponsorship, Licensing, Media and IP 

– Events 

– Facilities Development 


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