Veirano Advogados

Rio de Janeiro - RJ Office

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Founding Partner: Ronaldo C Veirano
Management Partner: Ricardo Veirano
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English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish

Firm Overview:

Veirano. Results-oriented law practice.
Founded in 1972, Veirano Advogados is one of the leading and most renowned Brazilian business law firms, focused on developing tailored solutions for multinational companies operating in strategic sectors of the economy. With a team of 600 professionals working in an integrated fashion, the firm handles both routine and complex multidisciplinary cases that require the coordinated talents of professionals with diverse areas of expertise. Veirano Advogados’ services range from providing assistance in M&A transactions, privatisations and company formation to representing clients in disputes, from offering advice on tax issues and infrastructure projects to guiding oil and gas companies through the challenges inherent in a highly regulated industry, to name a few examples of the wide range of work. The main goal is to identify needs and develop tailored solutions, enabling safe and informed decision making – one client at a time.

Main Areas of Practice:
The firm’s expertise covers a broad range of legal services:
■Antitrust & Competition
■Banking & Finance
■Commercial Contracts
■Compliance & Investigations
■Consumer Affairs & Product Liability
■Corporate & Mergers and Acquisitions
■Dispute Resolution
■Global Mobility
■Government & Regulatory
■Insolvency & Restructuring
■Intellectual Property
■International Trade / WTO
■Labour & Employment
■Private Equity & Capital Markets
■Tax & Customs
■Venture Capital & Startups
■Wealth & Estate Planning & Family Law
■White-Collar Crimes

■Aviation & Aircraft Financing
■Information Technology & Communications
■Infrastructure & Projects
■Insurance, Reinsurance & Pension Funds
■Life Sciences & Healthcare
■Media, Sports & Entertainment
■Oil, Gas & Biofuels
■Real Estate
■Shipping/Maritime & Port Desks
■China Desk
■German Desk
■Israeli Desk
■MENA Desk

Alliances & Networks:
The firm maintains a wide network of key relationships across the globe and is a member of international alliances Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA), Islamic Finance Advisors (ISFIN), Ius Laboris and World Services Group (WSG). As a result, Veirano Advogados provides seamless services wherever they are required.

The firm’s clientele encompasses leading multinational companies across different industry sectors including:
■Banks & Financial Services
■Chemical & Petrochemical
■Construction & Engineering
■Consumer Goods
■Hospitality & Tourism
■IT & Telecommunications
■Machines & Equipment
■Metals & Mining
■Oil & Gas
■Pharmaceutical & Cosmetics
■Transport & Logistics

International Work:
In order to build strong client-service teams of specialists, the firm recruits lawyers from Brazilian universities and many are specialists with international education and practical skills gained in first-tier law schools and law firms in the US and Europe.