Leal Cotrim Jansen Advogados ― Leal Cotrim ― is a law firm specialized in strategic projects and complex litigation.
Leal Cotrim is marked by the multidisciplinary education of its lawyers, which enables them to combine knowledge in public and private law to provide services in a fast, comprehensive and adequate to its clients’ needs. Leal Cotrim’s clients, amongst which are renowned national and international companies of those sectors, count on the experience of our team and with the excellence of our services to structure and develop their projects, to obtain sophisticated legal advice on day to day operations and resolve commercial and corporate disputes inherent to their activities.
The formation of joint ventures, the structuring of financing and the participation in tenders, privatizations, concessions and public private partnerships, the negotiation of construction, operation and maintenance agreements as well as supply of goods and services ones, the representation before regulatory bodies and the study of alternative tax structures, in addition to the representation in disputes arising from large-scale projects, including before the Audit Courts, are services regularly provided by Leal Cotrim’s teams from our Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo offices.
Leal Cotrim’s litigation team represents clients in cases all over Brazil that are important and crucial to their operations, such as public-interest civil actions, corporate disputes, or lawsuits that are filed as a result of qualification or disqualification from bidding, or disputes that arise in large-scale projects. Leal Cotrim also represents clients in alternative dispute resolutions, such as arbitrations and mediations.