Since 1961 Ruy de Mello Miller Law Firm has been offering customized solutions for port
terminals (private and public), port operators, shipowners, shipping agents, trading
companies, consignees, P&I Clubs, charterers, carriers, NVOCCs, private equity funds,
offshore terminals and operators.
By providing a full range of specialized assistance in corporate, shipping, labor, regulatory,
tax, real property, international trade, environmental law, compliance, and digital law, the
legal team is recognized for establishing long-term relationships with clients, and its
commitment to innovative solutions.
With a remarkable expertise in litigation cases regarding liability and cargo claims, marine,
vessel and port casualties, customs’ penalties and fines, admiralty cases, charterparty and
commodities, injury and damage claims, RMM is one of Brazil’s most admired law firms.
The team also provides legal guidance to international companies interested in the
Brazilian market and has been appointed by foreign law firms to give counsel on cases
related to the Shipping and Ports regulatory framework of Brazil.
RMM’s office is strategically located in Santos (SP), just a few minutes away from the
busiest container port in Latin America. After almost 60 years of representing major
players in transport and trade, the firm maintains solid partnerships throughout the country
and it is able to offer legal assistance 24/7 in all Brazilian ports.
Miller, Thiago (Head of Department)
Carrari de Amorim, Luis Felipe
Higa de Freitas, José Carlos
Allink Transportes Internacionais
Brasil Terminal Portuário (BTP)
Hill Dickinson LLP
Terminal XXXIX de Santos
Oil & Gas
Private Equity & Investment Firms
Terminals and port operators