The Law Society hosted the president of the Brazilian Supreme Court, Minister Joaquim Barbosa, during his London visit to meet with leaders in the English legal profession.

Law Society vice president Andrew Caplen opened the meeting by highlighting the importance of UK - Brazil legal links as trade and investment between the two countries grows.

Lex-Anglo Brasil Chair Timothy Stow QC lead an interview with the Minister regarding his academic career spanning across the globe, his move to the Supreme Court and what the future holds for Brazil now the new anti-bribery act has come into force.

The Law Society is planning a networking event with Lex Anglo-Brasil and the launch of a ‘Doing legal business in Brazil’ publication in April. Contact charlotte.ford@lawsociety.org.uk to register your interest.