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Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados, Iwam Jaeger, Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL

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Iwam Jaeger

Work +55 (21) 2276 6200
Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados

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Rio de Janeiro


Mr. Jaeger has almost 30 years of experience in disputes involving insurance underwriters and companies, assureds and foreign reinsurers, trading companies, importers and exporters, drilling companies, shipowners and charterers, including legal consultancy in commercial and civil contracts involving companies in general - Insurance, Maritime Law and Foreign Trade. Mr. Jaeger Jr. has received recognition by international publications such as Chambers and Partners and Who's Who as Leading Lawyer.


Mr. Iwam Jaeger is senior partner of law offices Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados – one of the most traditional law offices in Brazil, founded in 1932. He joined Kincaid in 1990 and became a partner in 1993. Vice-Chair of the OAB´s Maritime and Port Law Committee since 2013; Arbitrator of the FGV Chamber of Conciliation and Arbitration; Professor of Commercial Law at Pontifícia Universidade Católica (PUC/RJ) from 1998 to1999 and Visiting Professor of Post-graduate studies at Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV/RJ). International work experience: Clifford Chance, London, Shipping Department, foreign training lawyer, 1989.


Portuguese and English.


Ibero American Institute of Maritime Law (IIDM) Member of the IIDM Brasil. London Maritime Arbitration Association (LMAA) Supporting Member. International Bar Association (IBA). Brazilian Association of Maritime Law (ABDM). International Chamber of Commerce Brazil (ICC BRAZIL).


Mr. Jaeger received his law degree from Fundação Universidade of Rio Grande (FURS/RS) in 1983, holds a Post-graduate studies in Corporate Law from Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV/RJ) and a Post-graduate studies in Company Law, IAG-Master, from Pontifícia Universidade Católica (PUC/RJ). He is a regular speaker at events and seminars in Brazil and abroad in his areas of expertise.


Reading and travelling.


Transport and shipping

Within: Transport and shipping

One of the most renowned specialist shipping firms in Brazil, Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados regularly advises shipowners on accidents, ship arrests, pollution, and maritime and customs matters. Godofredo Mendes Vianna represented shipowner Skuld in a redress claim filed by an insurance company in relation to damage caused to cargo during maritime carriage. Camila Mendes Vianna Cardoso, Iwam Jaeger and Lucas Leite Marques are also recommended.

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