Extensive experience in filing lawsuits for the recognition of foreign court decisions and arbitral awards before the Superior Court of Justice and for their subsequent enforcement before Federal Courts.
Assistance in defining the appropriate jurisdiction to solve commercial and family disputes. With respect to lawsuits filed in Brazil, the firm handles matters concerning concurrent and exclusive jurisdiction of Brazilian courts and international lispendens.
Legal counsel in regards to the WTO agreements and to the use of dispute settlement mechanisms provided for therein as well as in connection with commercial and structural rules of Mercosur.
Analysis of the implications of treaties and international conventions to which Brazil is a signatory party in the businesses and legal status of clients. Such is the case of the multilateral instruments from The Hague, UNCITRAL, UNIDROIT, World Health Organization, among others.
Analysis and legal advice in matters relating to succession, estate planning and family law (marriage, divorce, child abduction, among others).
Arbitration and Mediation
Expertise in arbitration proceedings, mediation, conciliation and other alternative dispute resolution methods, carried out in Brazil or abroad, by means of legal opinions and affidavits clarifying questions of Brazilian law.
Counsel in matters related to civil liability.