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Veirano Advogados

AV BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA ,3477, 16º ANDAR – SÃO PAULO, SP 04538-133, BRAZIL
Tel:
Work +55 11 5505 4001
Fax:
Fax +55 11 5505 3990
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Web:
www.veirano.com.br
Veirano Advogados, Sílvia Araújo, Sao Paulo, BRAZIL

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Sílvia Araújo

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Work +55 11 2313 5700
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Veirano Advogados

Work Department

Labor & Employment

Position

Partner

Career

Sílvia Araújo brings more than fifteen years of experience in labor matters and labor litigation to Brazilian and international clients. She assists human resources professionals/executives with complex employment issues, such as implementation of compensation and benefits policies, including stock options, bonuses and profit sharing. Ms. Araújo also provides counsel on transfer of employees to other countries and special employment circumstances, including confidentiality agreements and non-compete obligations, especially with IT industries.

Ms. Araújo also has experience assisting clients with the labor aspects of corporate transactions, including M&A due diligence, union negotiations and compliance investigations, including investigations as preparation for a termination of an employment agreement with cause.

Litigation experience for Ms. Araújo includes defending employers before the Labor Court and other civil authorities such as the Ministry of Labor and the Public Attorney’s Office where she has argued cases involving complicated labor issues, class actions and investigation processes.

Ms. Araújo is an active member of Ius Laboris, an international of leading Human Resources law practitioners, with more than 2,500 lawyers providing local labor knowledge and coverage in more than 100 countries.

Languages

English and Portuguese

Member

Ius Laboris
Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) – São Paulo

Education

Expert in Labor Litigation, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC-SP), 2005
Expert in Labor Law, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC–SP), 2005
LL.B, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC–SP), 2001


Brazil

Labour and employment

Within: Labour and employment

Providing a ‘high-quality legal service’ and with ‘strong knowledge of the market’, the team at Veirano Advogados is regarded highly for its work in the areas of collective dismissals, contract negotiations and compliance investigations. It is defending Philip Morris against litigation filed by employees seeking indemnification in light of developing diseases allegedly caused by their work environment. Luiz Guilherme Miglioracombines deep academic knowledge with a pragmatic approach’, and Luiz Antonio dos Santos Jr., Flávia Martins Azevedo and José Carlos Wahle are also recommended. Luiz Afrânio Araújo and Silvia Araújo made partner in January 2018.

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