Civil Law Arena

Suits/Litigation and Guidance

Suits/Litigation and Guidance

Within the field of Civil Law the firm provides preventative guidance as well as support for suits and litigation in all areas linked to Civil Law. These areas include: family law, copyright, franchising, banking, minorities, contracts, insurance, the elderly, obligations in general, acting as an agent/distributor, commercial and residential rental contracts, by-laws and partnership contracts, consulting and “due diligence" services.

The Law Suit/Litigation area stands out in:

-Defense in administrative suits;
-Defense and filing of civil suits in general in all judicial forums - - State, District, and Federal Courts as well as the Superior and Supreme Courts.

Environmental Law

The firm works in the Environmental Law sector providing preventative guidance as well as support for suits/litigation. We take pride in the excellence of our service defending the rights of companies while considering the need to preserve the environment for the generations to come. It is in this spirit that the firm supports the Fernando de Noronha “Dolphin Project.”

The work is comprised of diverse actions including consulting and planning:

-Environmental Due diligence;
-Environmental Tax Law;
-Environmental Licensing;
-Guidance – Suits/Litigation;
-Environmental Preservation;
-Bureau and Notary registrations;
-Defense of administrative suits involving Ibama, or other state, district, municipal organs and regulatory agencies;
-Environmental Assistance/Advisory Service

Health Arena

Here the firm acts in both the preventative and law suit areas.

We take pride in the excellence of our service to health-care providers in defense of their rights whether they are hospitals, medical services, plastic surgery clinics, or pharmaceutical companies. We also assist people with health issues, like the handicapped or those in need of reparative or esthetic surgery; we assist in contract-related or consulting functions as well in judicial auditing of procedure, suits and litigation.

Family and Probate

The firm is active in preventative and law suit/litigation sectors of family-law related issues.

We provide excellence in our defense of the rights of family-owned companies, as well as in adoption, probate, succession structuring, last will and testament drafting, family and succession consulting, mediation in family issues, divorce, custody of minors, tutelage, curatorship, the Violence Against Women Act, and inventory of goods. We are dedicated to preserving the well-being of people, their dignity, and their property.

Health Plans/Health Insurance

We are active in both preventative and law suit/litigation as related to health insurance and health plan issues.

We offer excellence in defending rights related to health plans and health insurance, whether in the administrative area before the Regional Medical Boards, regulatory agencies, SUSEP, or looking after the rights of the insured, physicians, clinics or hospitals. We handle issues related to contract, advice, and juridical auditing for criminal, civil and administrative litigation cases.

Consumer Protection Law

In consumer protection law we act in preventative and law suit/litigation areas. This involves all issues linked to consumer protection law: Consumer Protection agencies, constitutional matters, insurance and banking concerns, rights and obligations in general, consulting and due diligence.

The Law Suit/Litigation area stands out in:
-Defense in administrative proceedings before regulatory and Consumer Protection Agencies;
-Defense and filing of suits of all types in State, District, and Federal courts; Superior Court and the Supreme Court;
-Conciliation and Mediation;
-Class-action Law Suits;
-Special Judgeship Jurisdictions – for Civil and Criminal cases

Civil Liability

This area deals with subjective and objective civil liability whether in-contract or extra-contract. The firm has ample experience in the field, the firm’s principal having published two books on the subject of private as well as public civil liability.

The firm offers service in both preventive and law suit/litigation contexts involving all matters connected to obligations related to reparations/compensation; the team stands out in:
-Defense in administrative proceedings before regulatory agencies and the Consumer Protection Agencies;
-Defense and filing of law suits in State, District, and Federal Courts; Superior Court and the Supreme Court;
-Conciliation and Mediation;
-Class-action Law Suits;
-Special Judgeship Jurisdictions – for Civil and Criminal cases