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Pinheiro Neto Advogados

Insurance

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What the team is known for

Pinheiro Neto's insurance practice is noted for its involvement in innovative regulatory matters. The team also counts on the firm's mighty multidisciplinary approach to several of the most prominent insurance companies on high-profile transactions, including M&A, joint ventures and partnership agreements. The firm also stands out due to its proficient advice to insurtech companies. Porto Seguro and Flix Seguradora are new client wins. Pinheiro Neto's insurance practice is based in São Paulo.

Strengths

"Promptness, speed, organisation and seniority are the main highlights in the team," according to a client.

Another client draws attention to "their know-how and expertise, quality in the delivery and good ability to deal with any obstacle."

Work highlights

Pinheiro Neto advised B2W Companhia Digital on evaluating the contractual relationships with insurance and brokers and providing legal opinions regarding termination and negotiation processes.

Notable practitioners

Carlos Eduardo Gazineu de Azevedo is drawing market applause for his dedication to insurance matters and early exposure to important mandates. Gazineu de Azevedo has gathered experience assisting insurtechs with regulatory matters. A client commends his "deep knowledge and analytical skills." The source also describes him as "very organised and didactic in his wording and he is also super calm and polite, which I think is a big characteristic of his team in general."

Diógenes Mendes Gonçalves Neto is the source of seniority behind Pinheiro Neto's insurance practice. A client describes him as "very proactive, knowledgeable about the law in every aspect and always available to help the client." He has gained particular respect in the sector by handling DPVAT insurance matters. Gonçalves Neto also maintains a solid track record leading distribution agreements and representing clients in high-profile indemnity claims.

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Overview

We are qualified to advise our clients on transactional, litigation and regulatory issues with excellence, technical acumen and business vision. Our team is uniquely positioned to design and deliver effective and creative legal solutions to the development of products and transactions and also to resolution of disputes in today’s increasingly evolving market – from traditional insurance companies to insurtechs and insurance distribution channels with an ever innovative approach, interfacing with regulators and the market.

With a strong capability to handle challenging and complex cases, we rely on a multidisciplinary approach, combining the expertise of corporate and litigation lawyers.

Working together with other practice areas, we offer unrivaled advice on insurance and reinsurance matters, drawing on deep regulatory knowledge.

Our Insurance and Reinsurance practice covers:

● Structuring of technological channels and platforms for distribution of insurance
● Bancassurance
● Acquisition of regulated entities and portfolios
● Insurtechs
● Regulatory compliance and discussions with the Insurance Authority (SUSEP)
● Development and realignment of insurance products
● Assessment of claims (advisory services and litigation)
● Negotiations and disputes between clients acting in the insurance product area
● Pursuit of solutions for regulatory compliance
● Development of cutting-edge, innovative products
● Purchase of insurance
● Disputes involving redress and claims

Insurance

Pinheiro Neto Advogados

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Location

Rua Hungria, 1100

São Paulo - SP

Sao Paulo

Brazil

01455-906

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

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Insurance


Carlos Eduardo Gazineu de Azevedo
Up and Coming
Diógenes Mendes Gonçalves Neto
Band 3