Our offices are specialized in providing full assistance to Family Law matters in Brazil, with extensive expertise in the field, having worked with intrincate divorce lawsuits to complex international child abduction cases.

These are the legal topics, among others, covered by our dedicated International Family Law desk:

  • Divorces with International background in Brazil
  • Child Custody disputes and agreements
  • Amicable Divorces
  • Spousal alimony
  • Child Support
  • Validation of Foreign Sentences in Brazil
  • International Child Abductions
  • Division of Assets



Some other specific legal matters have been handled by the dedicated team of Botinha & Cabral in Brazil:

  • Inheritances in Brazil
  • Marriages by Proxy
  • Pre-Nuptials
  • Common-Law Marriages
  • Visitation
  • International Travel Authorizations
  • Family Mediation
  • Paternity Recognition
  • Same-sex Marriages and Unions

Our legal team is focused on the international aspects of law in Brazil. We service foreign individuals in Brazil or Brazilians abroad, with the objective of achieving maximum previsibility on their relations in Brazil.

Our analysis always converges to understanding the modern aspects of nowadays families, taking into consideration the delicate nature of these situations.

We are also always up to date with knowledge of the most recent jurisprudence and application of family law by Brazilian Courts and we value the challenges involved in the legal study of the novelties of International Familyl Law. We also work with counterparts around the world in order to correctly tackle interjurisdictional legal matters.

Therefore, in Brazil, our firm has one of the few specialized teams on International Family Lawyers, with license to act all over the national territory, making it possible to counsel on all family related situations, from amicable divorces to hard international child kidnapping cases in Brazil.

Feel free to Read more on the boxes below or connect with us through the form on the bottom of the page and we will be glad to get underway debating the best options for your issues in Brazil, providing state of the art Brazilian law consultancy.

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