With a team of over 120 lawyers, the litigation practice of Leite, Tosto e Barros Advogados is one of Brazil’s largest and most successful, with significant experience in all types of litigation before local, state and federal courts and agencies, including matters of credit recovery, distribution, labour and employment, public civil actions, product liability, insurance, shareholder disputes, public concessions, tax, environment
and white collar and business crime defense. The firm specializes in strategic litigation of high-value, complex disputes, particularly involving infrastructure, public concessions, energy and construction.
Our firm was instrumental in the development of arbitration in Brazil. Our national and international arbitration practice is best known for: our technical expertise; our very strong record of wins, particularly in high stakes “bet the company” disputes.; our extensive and successful experience in dispute resolution for most of the county’s key industry sectors, including engineering and construction, energy, oil and gas,
and infrastructure, and our close working relationships with our clients, in developing strategies and making decisions.