Our team advises Brazilian and foreign clients, especially shipowners, insurers and reinsurers, P&I clubs, oil companies and ports and terminals in inquiries and disputes related to maritime transportation, including in regulatory issues (ANTAQ, ANP etc.), maritime accidents and representation before navy-marine courts.
Representation in court proceedings and arbitrations, including in ship attachments, disputes relative to cargo, charter agreements, naval or port funding, maritime accidents, fire and oil spills, before navy-marine courts
Advisory services in charter agreements and agreements to build and sell vessels and platforms
Advisory services to organize navigation companies and to register shipowners and vessels with the Special Brazilian Record (REB)
Advisory services in industry tenders and procurement opportunities, including with respect to Petrobras, and in regulatory matters, including with respect to the National Agency for Waterway Transportation (ANTAQ), the National Oil Agency (ANP), the Department of Ports and the Office of Ports and Coast Guard of the Brazilian Navy (DPC)
Advisory services provided together with our Insurance and Reinsurance team, with respect to hull, machinery and P&I insurance
Advisory services to finance ships and ports, including foreign loans, and to build vessels on funding opportunities offered via the Merchant Navy Fund
Tax and customs advisory services for the industry (Repetro included), together with our Tax practice