Led by senior environmental lawyer Édis Milaré, who is recognized both as a scholar and as an author, Milaré Advogados is one of the most widely acclaimed Environmental Law firms in Brazil. It has won successive awards from domestic and international publications and has a staff of remarkable lawyers with sound environmental law experience, in addition to a cross-disciplinary team made up of engineers, geologists, biologists, geographers, city planners, economists, social scientists and more, all specializing in highly complex environmental matters.
Based on strict compliance standards and sustainability indicators, the firm provides legal advice and litigation services to more than twenty industries, particular note due to energy; oil and gas; mining and steel; sugar and ethanol; chemical; agro-industrial; and more.
Because of its outstanding place in the domain, a significant number of lawsuits in Brazil undergo the firm’s meticulous analysis, and its contributions go beyond litigation to provide the grounds for case law and paradigms for the specialized legal arena.
Due to the global scope of certain environmental issues and the growing need for embracing best practices in this domain, in line with international production and consumption standards, the firm has been increasing its workm in International and Comparative Environmental Law, consolidating an experienced team highly specialized in matters requiring the negotiation and application of international acts.