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Rolim, Viotti, Goulart, Cardoso Advogados

Energy & Natural Resources: Power

1 ranked lawyersBand 2BrazilGlobal 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Celebrated Belo Horizonte-based department excelling in regulatory matters, covering power generation, transmission, distribution and commercialisation mandates. Boasts strong market presence as a result of its continued success receiving instructions from major private players as well as regulatory bodies. Frequently acts as counsel on contentious issues, including judicial reviews and administrative claims before ANEEL.

Notable practitioners

Head of department Maria João Rolim is renowned by peers and clients alike as an expert in regulatory matters concerning the power market. Interviewees describe her as "very influential" and "a very technical lawyer with a great deal of knowledge about electric systems and transmission systems in particular." Her longstanding experience acting on key power mandates makes her an obvious choice of counsel for major energy companies, as well as regulatory authorities, active in the market.

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Energy & Natural Resources: Power


Maria João Rolim
Band 2