Advisory on general bidding processes with the objection of notices and elaboration of responses in administrative procedures, complete evaluation of proposals, analysis of documents of companies participating in bids as well as actions toward issues involving general public agreements.
Diagnosis of the company’s legal status, by analyzing the internal procedures, in particular those regarding labor, tax, contractual, corporate and environmental relations, pointing out existing liabilities and risks (contingencies) in business practices adopted and suggesting improvements in order to mitigate risks in the client's business.
Advisory for financial institutions, asset managers and the like to create structured and complex operations with establishment of collaterals (securities, guarantees, fiduciary assignment, commercial and industrial pledge, chattel mortgage, retention of title, among others), as well as advisory on the issue of commercial paper, bonds, certificates of deposit, floating rate notes, fixed rate notes, among others. Creation of FIDCs and receivables securitization structures.
Representation of the interests of clients in Arbitration Courts or Judicial Courts in cases involving the areas of expertise of the firm, in particular civil, corporate and commercial areas, among others, with corresponding offices throughout the national territory. We also provide advice on alternative dispute resolutions such as mediation and arbitration in Brazil or abroad.
Advisory and legal advice on dealings, intermediation, preparation of contractual drafts by identifying the client’s need and offering the most appropriate solutions for the protection and preservation of their rights. These services are always customized and specifically developed for each case.
Legal advice on all segments of infrastructure project development, including transactional issues and negotiation of agreements which may be necessary to the case (EPC, EPC + F, PPP, alliance agreements, EPCM, turn-key, built to suit, joint venture, subcontracts, etc.) related to all phases of infrastructure projects, including during public bidding processes and public-private partnerships.
Advisory on property estate planning in a safe and oriented manner by seeking to avoid disputes in the settlement and distribution of property, initiating probate proceedings, inventory, wills, constitution of holdings and execution of shareholder agreements in family-controlled business groups aiming at the continuity of the equity and the future generational transfer.
Advisory on dealings, agreements, assignments, licenses and registrations involving trademarks, patents, image, technology, software, intellectual property, including domestic and foreign technology and know-how transfer agreements, both domestically and internationally.
Preventive legal advice in the application of rules relating to labor relations involving hiring, dismissal, executive and foreign remuneration policy. Analysis of implemented labor policies, with suggestions for improvements and adjustments, aiming at mitigating labor risks. Representation of legal entities in judicial and administrative proceedings related to the application of labor and social security standards. Studies and opinions on labor and social security issues. Obtaining work visas for foreigners.
Legal advisory in cases of turnaround, Judicial Recovery and Bankruptcy, providing advice on the preparation and development of the legal part in the Company's financial reorganization, including debt restructuring agreements, preparation of judicial recovery plans and acquisition of assets, credits or companies involved in cases of bankruptcy or Judicial Recovery.
Legal advice on different aspects of companies’ corporate life, among which, shareholder dispute within the Company, acquisition of Companies, assets and disposal of corporate interest, corporate reorganization are highlighted. It also includes the creation of joint ventures and strategic partnerships. The services mentioned here spread from the execution of due diligences, members’ meetings and implementation of the procedures to the due records with the Governmental Authorities.
Analysis of general information technology agreements such as those related to platform sharing, production of content for electronic distribution, value-added services (VAS) and telecommunications services, as well as agreements for the integration of platforms.
Legal advice on the construction and planning for implementation and application of tax law rules, including analysis and elaboration of a prior strategy, of an advisory or litigation nature, aiming at reducing the tax burden or recovering credits. Construction of defense strategies in administrative or judicial cases.