What the team is known for
Full-service titan Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados maintains a leading insurance practice displaying remarkable capabilities in the full range of insurance, reinsurance and pension mandates. The firm is seasoned acting for many of the most prominent market players on high-stakes disputes. It is also admired for its transactional acumen. Mattos Filho is frequently seen advising on top M&A deals in the sector. Clients further benefit from the team's advice on the structuring of new insurance products, the analysis of insurance distribution systems and a range of regulatory matters before Brazil's insurance regulator SUSEP. B3 - Brasil, Bolsa Balcão is a new client win. Mattos Filho's insurance team is based in São Paulo.
"The great quality they have is connected to the firm's multidisciplinary approach," a client says, adding that the team provided "very fast replies and very good availability"throughout the mandate.
Additional clients describe the firm as a "pro-business partner."
Mattos Filho advised Banco Votorantim on the analysis of the bank's insurance distribution.
Cassio Gama Amaral
climbs up the rankings for receiving continual praise from clients, one of whom says: "He has incredible experience in this area and has a profound knowledge of insurance matters."
Amaral routinely assists clients with insurance distribution structures, insurance bond claims and litigious matters.
Marcelo Mansur Haddad
maintains a reputation as a dominant figure within the insurance practice, representing clients on administrative proceedings regarding issuance of bonds, indemnity cases and DPVAT consortium assistance. A client says he is "detail-oriented, diligent and knowledgeable."
Another source states: "Marcelo has long experience, notable technical knowledge, excellent communication skills and the ability to negotiate."
Thomaz del Castillo Barroso Kastrup
is "very hands-on and always very available,"
a client says. Another client appreciates "his ability to give fast solutions."
His workload includes distribution of insurance products, establishment of partnerships and acquisitions in the insurance sector.