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Vilas Boas, Lopes e Frattari Advogados is a respected firm known for its experience advising clients on corporate and commercial disputes before judicial and administrative courts. The team often represents significant national players from a wide range of industries, including automotive, energy and mining, in arbitration proceedings and judicial litigation. It is also well equipped to act on civil and regulatory disputes arising in the infrastructure and energy sectors.
A client says: "They have a good understanding of the company's needs."
Co-head of department Christian Sahb Batista Lopes draws upon more than 20 years of experience to assist clients from the mining, engineering and infrastructure sectors with a range of arbitration proceedings. He regularly acts on disputes involving construction agreements and international arbitrations. One client says: "Christian has a lot of expertise and can easily understand the company's demands."
Name partner and co-head of department Daniel Vilas Boas is experienced assisting clients from the mining and steel production with sophisticated mandates arising from a range of issues, including environmental damage. An interviewee describes him as "an excellent, sharp and creative practitioner," adding: "Daniel provides solutions outside the box." One client states: "He has strong technical skills and is always available."
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VLF is unique on the way it conducts the matters entrusted to us, which is made with constant personal care, directly involving the head partners of the departments and extreme careful and proactive treatment, characteristics which are highly recognized by clients as a great value.
VLF has been excelling on the management of strategic and sensitive cases of its clients, constantly obtaining crucial injunctions. Our Litigation Team has vast experience in Civil and Regulatory matters, mostly to advise clients in the infrastructure and energy sectors. We are also well prepared to represent clients throughout the country, including before the Superior Courts in Brasilia. VLF is recognized by its clients in the automotive sector, mining and steel industry, construction, industry and infrastructure, telecom and energy.
Our key clients: FCA (Fiat Chrysler Automobile) Group, CNH (Case New Holland) Group (CNH/Iveco); LiuGong Machinery (Guangxi); Chevron; Samarco; Usiminas; ArcelorMittal; Aperam; Anglo; Direcional, CRH; Via 040 (Grupo Invepar); Telefônica and CEMIG.
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