Bichara Advogados

Environment Department

Brazil
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What the team is known for Practice group with experience assisting relevant domestic clients with both advisory and contentious environment mandates. Typical services include the obtainment and renewal of environmental licences, as well as administrative proceedings relating to infraction notes issued by IBAMA. Client portfolio comprises players from the oil and gas, transportation and construction industries.

Strengths Clients assert: "The team provides high-quality and assertive advice," also highlighting their "efficiency and objectivity."

Work highlights Assisted PGS Investigação Petrolífera with licensing proceedings before IBAMA.

Notable practitioners

Luciana Maria Gil Ferreira heads the firm's department and is praised by one client for her "expertise in environmental law and solid knowledge of procedural matters," while other market observers consider her a "very good" and "hard-working lawyer." She is often retained to assist domestic national companies with the licensing of projects and cases before IBAMA and the Public Prosecutor's Office.