Rennó, Penteado, Reis & Sampaio Advogados

Environment Department

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What the team is known for Rio de Janeiro-based boutique firm assisting clients with a wide range of environment mandates before regulatory authorities. Often represents players from the natural resources and construction sectors in litigation mandates at the federal and state levels. Conducts environmental due diligence and is also known for writing legal opinions.

Strengths A client highlights the team's activity on "litigious mandates," describing the lawyers as "extremely skilled and result-oriented."

Notable practitioners

Rio de Janeiro-based founding partner Antonio Augusto Reis offers solid experience acting on behalf of domestic companies on administrative and judicial disputes. One client remarks: "He has been extremely helpful representing us before various regional regulatory authorities in administrative proceedings relating to infraction notes."

Up-and-coming individual Rômulo Sampaio continues to be highlighted by market commentators for his active advisory practice and academic contributions to this area of the law. One source notes: "Rômulo wrote an academic paper relating to the environment liability of financial institutions."