Nelson Mannrich

Labor and Employment

Obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Law from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC-SP). Master of Laws, Doctor of Laws and Full Professor of Law – the Universidade de São Paulo (USP).

São Paulo

nelsonmannrich@mannrichvasconcelos.com.br

Additional information

Tenured Professor of Law at the School of Law of the University of São Paulo.

Member of the Editorial Board of (labor law publication) Revista de Direito do Trabalho, LTr.

Coordinator of (labor law publication) Revista Magister de Direito do Trabalho.

Member of the Superior Council of Labor Relations of FIESP – Federation of Industries of the State of São Paulo.

Former lecturer at UNESP – Universidade Estadual Paulista, Franca/SP campus.

Former lecturer at EAESP – Business School of Fundação Getúlio Vargas, in São Paulo.

Former lecturer at FAAP – Fundação Armando Álvares Penteado.

Former visiting lecturer at Universidade Católica de Santos.

Former labor law auditor (from 1975 to 1997).

Former professor of Labor Law at the School of Law of Mackenzie University (from 1977 to 2011).

Former Member of the Board of the Center for Studies and Documentation on Education, Communication and Protection of Workers’ Health – CEDECOM/ST, an entity of the Public Health College at University of São Paulo.

Former member of the Labor and Union Reform Study Committee, as provided in Ministerial Directive No. 422/2007/PR, created by OAB/SP for year 2007.

Former member of the Multiprofessional Committee of the XXV Public Service Exam Board for admission to the Labor Courts for the 15th Circuit.

Former Coordinator of (labor law publication) Revista da ANDT.

Former Coordinator of (labor law publication) Revista de Direito do Trabalho, RT.

Former organizer of an abridged edition of the CLT (labor code), published by RT.

Former member of the Committee for the Study of Labor Law and Labor Procedural Law, as per Directive No. 84/07/PR.

Former member of the Committee for the Study of Labor and Union Reform, as per Directive No. 422/2007/PR.

Former member of the Committee for the Study of Labor Law and Labor Procedural Law, as per Directive No. 74/08/PR.

Former member of the Committee for the Study of Labor and Union Reform, as per Directive No. 101/2008/PR.

Acknowledgements

Chambers Brazil: Contentious, 2024 issue.

Leaders League – Labor Litigation and Labor Advisory, 2024 issue. Categories: Leading and Highly Recommended.

The Legal 500 Brazil Awards, 2024 issue. Category: Labour Lawyer of the Year.

Who’s Who Legal Brazil, 2023. Category:  Labour, Employment & Benefits.

Who’s Who Legal: Thought Leaders Brazil 2023.

Who’s Who Legal: Labour, Employment and Benefits 2023. Categories: Global Elite Thought Leaders and Recommended.

Who’s Who Legal. Thought Leaders – Labour, Employment & Benefits, 2023 issue.

Chambers & Partners Global Guide. Chambers Brazil: Contentious, 2023 issue.

Leaders League – Labor Litigation and Labor Advisory, 2023 issue. Categories: Leading and Highly Recommended.

The Legal 500 Latin America, 2023 issue. Category: Hall of Fame.

Análise Advocacia, 2022 issue. 2nd place among the most admired labor lawyers of the country.

Análise Advocacia, 2022 issue. 3rd place among the most admired lawyers in the country. Category: Health Care.

Análise Advocacia, 2022 issue. 3rd place among the most admired lawyers São Paulo.

Who’s Who Legal Brazil 2022. Categorie: Labour and Employment,

Who’s Who Legal – Labour, Employment & Benefits, 2022 issue.

Chambers & Partners Global Guide. Chambers Brazil: Contentious, 2022 issue.

Leaders League Labor Litigation, 2022 issue. Category: Leading.

Who’s Who Legal. Thought Leaders – Labour & Employment, 2022 issue.

Leaders League Labor Advisory, 2022 issue.

The Legal 500 Latin America, 2022 issue. Category: Labour.

Who’s Who Legal Brazil 2021. Categories: Labour and Employment.

Who’s Who Legal – Thought Leaders Brazil 2021.

Análise Advocacia, 2021 issue. 2nd place among the most admired labor lawyers of the country.

Análise Advocacia, 2021 issue. 2nd place among the most admired lawyers of the country. Category: Health Care.

Análise Advocacia, 2021 issue. 3rd place among the most admired lawyers in São Paulo.

Benchmark Litigation Latin America 2021. Category: Litigation Star

Who’s Who Legal – Labour, Employment & Benefits 2021. Category: Labour & Employment.

Leaders League, 2021 issue. Category: Labor Advisory.

The Legal 500 Latin America, 2021 issue. Category: Labour and Employment

Chambers & Partners Latin America, 2021 issue. Category: Labour & Employment.

Análise Advocacia 2020. Categories Labor, Financial, Healthcare, and State: São Paulo.

Who’s Who Legal Brazil, 2020 issue. Category: Labour and Employment.

Who´s Who Legal, 2020 issue. Thought Leaders and Global Practice Area Guide.

Benchmark Litigation Latin America, 2020 issue. Category: Litigation Stars.

Leaders League, 2020 issue. Labor Litigation and Labor Counsel.

The Best Lawyers®, 2019 issue.

Análise Advocacia 500, 2019 issue. 1st place among the most admired labor lawyers of the country.

The Legal 500 Latin America, 2019 issue. Category: Labour and Employment.

Benchmark Litigation Latin America, 2019 issue. Category: Litigation Stars.

Who´s Who Legal, 2019 issue. Thought Leaders and Global Practice Area Guide.

Who’s Who Legal Labor and Employment, 2019 issue. Recognized as ‘’probably the most important labor lawyer of Brazil’’.

Chambers & Partners Latin America, 2020 issue. Category: Labour & Employment.

Leaders League, 2019 issue. Category: Labor Counsel.

Who’s Who legal, 2018 issue. Labour & Employment and Brazil.

The Legal 500 Latin America, 2018 issue. Category: Labor & Employment.

Chambers & Partners Latin America, 2019 issue. Category: Labour & Employment.

Leaders League, 2018 issue. Category: Labor & Employment.

Chambers & Partners Latin America, 2018 issue. Category: Labour & Employment.

Who’s Who Legal, 2017 issue. Category: Labour & Employment.

Análise Advocacia 500, 2016 issue. Most admired attorney in Brazil – 1st place.

The Legal 500 Latin America, 2016 issue. Category: Labor & Employment.

Who’s Who Legal, 2016 issue. Category: Labor, Employment & Benefits.

Análise Advocacia, 2015 issue. 1st place on the list of highlighted lawyers in the country.

Chambers & Partners Latin America, 2016 issue. Category: Labor & Employment.

2016. Guest of honor of the Mayor of the City of Panama, José Blandón Figueroa, Panama.

2015. Awarded with the Commendation of Merit for Judicial Work, with the Grand-Officer rank, by the Federal Labor Court for the 2nd Circuit.

Chambers & Partners Latin America, 2015 issue. Category: Labor & Employment.

2015. Permanent member occupying seat number 8 of the Brazilian Academy of Legal Studies

Chambers & Partners Latin America, 2014 issue. Category: Labor & Employment.

The Legal 500 Latin America, 2014 issue. Category: Labor & Employment.

Análise Advocacia 500, 2014 issue. Most admired Labor Law and Social Security Law attorney.

2014. Order of Merit Jus et Labor, with the rank of “Comendador”, Labor Court for the 8th Circuit

2014. The World’s Finest Lawyers Chosen by Their Peers Labor and Employment, Legal Media Group Euromoney.

Chambers & Partners Latin America, 2013 issue. Category: Labor & Employment.

Análise Advocacia 500, 2013 issue. Most admired Labor Law attorney.

2013. Gold Medal of Merit for Judicial Work, Labor Court for the 15th Circuit.

The Legal 500 Latin America, 2012 issue. Category: Labor & Employment.

Análise Advocacia 500, 2012 issue. Most admired Labor Law attorney.

2011. Awarded with the Commendation of Merit for Judicial Work, with the rank of “Comendador”, Superior Labor Court.

2011. Awarded with the Commendation of Merit for Judicial Work, with the rank of “Comendador”, Reale e Moreira Porto Advogados Associados.

2011. Awarded with the Commendation of Merit for Judicial Work, with the rank of “Comendador”, Labor Court for the 2nd Circuit.

Chambers & Partners Latin America, 2010 issue. Category: Labor & Employment.

Análise Advocacia 500, 2009 issue. Most admired Labor Law attorney.

Análise Advocacia 500, 2008 issue. Most admired Labor Law attorney.

2008. Honor professor award received at the 30th anniversary of the Labor Law Academy.

2007. Awarded the Arnaldo Süssekind Medal by the National Academy of Labor Law.

2004. Global Counsel 3000 – Recommended labor and employee benefits practitioner in Brazil by the 2003/04 edition of Global Counsel 3000.

1997. Acknowledgement award by OAB/SP.

1996. Honor professor award, School of Law of Mackenzie University. Class of 1995 (2nd term).

1996. Honor professor award, 73rd Class of the Undergraduate Business Administration at FGV-EAESP.

1996. Honor professor award, 49rd Class of the Undergraduate Public Administration at FGV-EAESP.

1995. Honor professor award, School of Law of Mackenzie University. Class of 1995 (1st term).

1995. Honor professor award, School of Law of Mackenzie University. Class of 1995 (2nd term).

1994. Diploma awarded for outstanding services on the 15th anniversary of ASTRA – Association of Labor Office Workers in the State of São Paulo.

1994. Honor professor award, Class of 1994, School of Law of Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie.

1993. Honor professor award, Class of 1993, 4th Graduate Certificate Program – Labor Law – at Faculdade de Direito Taubaté.

1992. Class sponsor, 3rd Graduate Certificate Program – Labor Law – at Faculdade de Direito Taubaté

Associations

Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) – SP, MG, RO, DF, RJ, MS, ES.

São Paulo Lawyers’ Association (AASP).

São Paulo Lawyers’ Institute (IASP).

Institute of Social Security Law, affiliated with the Societé Internacionale de Droit du Travail et de la Secutité Sociale.

Honorary President of the Brazilian Academy of Labor Law.

Asociación Iberoamericana de Derecho del Trabajo y de la Seguridad Social.

Academia Paulista de Direito.

Academia Iberoamericana de Direito do Trabalho e Seguridade Social.

Association of Labor Lawyers of São Paulo (AAT-SP)

Brazilian Academy of Legal Studies.

Publications

Essay. Brazil employment & labour law 2017 (global legal insights)

Is Uber’s business model in jeopardy in Brazil?

Latin lawyer. Felsberg labour head joins son at Msv advogados