Vieira Rezende Advogados

Av. Presidente Wilson 231 - 18º floor
20030-021 Rio de Janeiro
Display phone number 0055 21 2217-2888
Paulo Vieira
Marcos Serra Netto Fioravanti
Mauro Tortorelli
Bernardo Mendes Vianna


As a full service law firm with many renowned professionals in
several fields, Vieira Rezende (VR) has the ability to unite multi-task
teams to assist the highly skilled Litigation & Arbitration attorneys
in solving complex disputes which require multiple knowledge.
Further to its recognized expertise in Corporate Law, the firm has
been involved in some of the major corporate disputes in Brazil in
the past two decades (including Court and administrative litigation
and arbitration), by representing the interests of important
pension funds, investment banks, international companies and
foreign investors. VR has acquired singular expertise in advising
investment funds portfolio managers on the handling of distressed
The practice of the team also encompasses negotiation and
mediation in a pre-litigation context, especially related to corporate,
shipping and oil & gas disputes – e. g. by assisting oil companies
in contractual claims against Petrobras. Some of its members are
accredited mediators and founding partner Paulo Vieira is an active
arbitrator for corporate matters.
VR also appears as one of the most active law firms in the energy
dispute resolution field, with two of most relevant entities of the
sector as long term clients: CCEE (Câmara Comercializadora de
Energia Elétrica) and the ONS (Operador Nacional do Sistema


  • Activities

    • Administrative Law
    • Agribusiness
    • Banking & Finance
    • Commercial Contracts
    • Compliance & Corporate
    • Corporate / M&A / Private
    Equity / Venture Capital
    • Customs & Foreign Trade
    • Education
    • Energy
    • Environmental
    • Food & Beverages
    • Labor & Employment
    • Litigation & Arbitration

    • Mediation & Negotiation
    • Mining & Metals
    • O&G
    • Pension Funds
    • Projects & Infrastructure
    • Real Estate
    • Reestructuring &
    • Shipping and Offshore
    • Social Security
    • Tax
    • Technology &
    • Water and Sanitation
    • Wealth & Estate Planning