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Veirano Advogados, Ana Luci Grizzi, Sao Paulo, BRAZIL

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Ana Luci Grizzi

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Environment and Life Sciences & Healthcare




Ana Luci Grizzi is a national Practice Group Leader for the Environmental Practice. Ms. Grizzi focuses her practice on:

  • Legal Advice: negotiations with Public Attorneys’ Office, environmental agencies, councils and associations; negotiation of environmental inquiries; preparation of agreements, drafting of environmental clauses and negotiation; Post-Consumption Liability Systems (“Take Back”); legal management of contaminated sites; environmental licensing processes and management of licenses (conditions/renewal processes); legal management of waste, wastewater, air emissions, noise emissions, capture of water, controlled products; support in registration of activities, premises and products; updates on new rules and case law.

  • Legal Due Diligence: legal compliance and risk analysis; evaluation of production processes; evaluation of environmental management systems; mergers & acquisitions and joint ventures; transactions involving land use; national and international financing; evaluation of socio-environmental reports.

  • Litigation: municipal, state and federal administrative processes with empowered agencies and environmental litigation (class actions) assisted by the Firm’s Litigation practice group.

Ms. Grizzi is fluent in all aspects of the complex Brazilian environmental system and brings extensive experience with most relevant environmental issues currently under discussion, advising companies on strategies to efficiently deal with environmental rules and liabilities. She has significant experience and success in dealing with Brazilian environmental authorities. She is highly experienced in environmental post-consumption liability rules, having assisted clients in the electronics sector to draft and structure entire take back systems.

Clients value Ms. Grizzi’s ability to assemble talented teams of environmental professionals to handle all aspects of the clients’ needs efficiently and effectively. Clients give her accolades for her “knowledge, availability, punctuality, agility, creativity and careful analysis”. (Chambers Latin America 2012 & 2013)


Portuguese and English.


British Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Brazil (BRITCHAM), Environmental Committee Association of Law Firms (CESA), Environmental Committee
International Chamber of Commerce, Sustainable Development Committee
The Nature Conservancy (TNC) Brazil, counselor
World Services Group (WSG)
Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) – São Paulo


LL.M, Environmental Law, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC-SP), 2006
LL.B, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC-SP), 2000
Expert in Environmental Law, Universidade de São Paulo (USP), 2002



Within: Environment

Veirano Advogados recently acted on solid waste, protected area, remediation of contaminated areas and air pollution matters. It advised wood-based fiber and yarn producer Lenzing on the structuring of its forest and paper business in Brazil. On the contentious side, a highlight was defending Kawasaki Heavy Industries in litigation brought by the  public prosecutor's office in Bahia concerning the construction of a shipyard in an allegedly protected area without license. Ana Luci Grizzi is the name to note.

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