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Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown

Environment

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What the team is known for

Highly regarded full-service firm boasting significant experience advising significant players from the agribusiness, mining and oil and gas industries. Impressive reputation for its ability to manage high-profile environmental crises, in addition to matters concerning indigenous areas and solid waste management. Offers complementary capabilities representing clients in administrative proceedings before the relevant authorities. Luiz Gustavo Bezerra is a recent addition to the team.

Strengths

One source values the team's "deep commitment to clients, clear communication and business-oriented approach," concluding: "They are really straightforward lawyers."

Notable practitioners

Luiz Gustavo Bezerra is highlighted by a client for his"availability and business-oriented approach," while another reports to be impressed by his "pragmatism." He is well equipped to assist domestic and multinational companies with indigenous protected areas, crisis management and environmental damage mandates. He also advises on high-profile environmental disasters and administrative proceedings before IBAMA.

Paulo de Bessa Antunes continues to enjoy a sterling reputation for his continued contributions to the environmental law sphere. A client describes him as "an excellent environmental  law expert with a great deal of subject matter knowledge," enthusing: "He is an undeniable figure in the market that we use for particularly complex matters." Another interviewee asserts: "He is a true reference and authority on the subject. Interacting with him is extremely fruitful and really gives you peace of mind." His extensive expertise includes solid waste litigation, environmental damage and crisis management mandates, among others.

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Overview

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown (T&C) is a law firm with extensive experience in the whole range of issues relating to the environment and environmental protection. T&C lawyers are specially qualified to act on a preventive basis by providing legal advice and opinions and having an active role in the preliminary phases of the planning of large infrastructure, energy, real estate and other projects.

T&C provides integrated environmental advice to its clients and understands that environmental issues can cause considerable impacts on businesses. Through its professionals, T&C seeks to enable solutions for environmental problems with utmost legal certainty combined with the lowest financial and reputational cost for its clients.

The key focus is on seeking solutions, by developing a culture of continuing improvement of institutional relationships with environmental control agencies, the Public Prosecution Office and other institutions. T&C has provided advice to several industry leading domestic and international companies in connection with solving environmental disputes, negotiating with stakeholders, drafting environmental agreements, following the implementation of environmental reparation measures and reviewing agreements containing environmental clauses, among other topics.

Environment Department

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown

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Av. Juscelino Kubitschek, 1455

5º e 6º andares

São Paulo - SP

Sao Paulo

Brazil

04543-011

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Environment


Luiz Gustavo Bezerra
Band 3
Paulo de Bessa Antunes
Band 1