Civil Litigation and Arbitration

• Civil Litigation, particularly focused on Real Estate Rights, Civil Liability, Corporate Law and Consumer Relations

• Legal Audits (due diligence), analysis of the procedural history of the Plaintiff’s or Defendant’s case

• Shared activities with the other areas of the office, especially, Corporate, Structured Operations, Legal Counselling, Real Estate Transactions and Capital Markets to prepare and review contractual clauses with the purpose of assessing result in case of lawsuits involving such contracts.

• Conflict prevention advisory, advising the client particularly about liability and damage mitigation

• Participation and legal advice in alternative dispute resolution, such as mediation and arbitration, including direct contact with the opposing party

• Preparation of Legal Opinions resulting from consultations about the feasibility of filing suit and assessment of the chance of success

• Interface with consumer defense agencies, regulatory agencies and the Public Prosecutor’s Office to prevent litigation.

• Effective responsibility for procedural representation in any degree of jurisdiction, preparation and review of petitions, appearance in hearings and presentation of oral arguments in the Upper Courts, including, filing of appeals before the Federal Supreme Court and the Superior Court of Justice

• Legal advice in corporate litigation, developing a map of the ongoing proceedings and assessing the feasibility of making specific campaigns to reduce the company’s procedural history either as Plaintiff or Defendant

• Development of strategic litigation, defining and aligning the best procedural theory for the client’s defense

• Administrative and court proceedings audits