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Veirano Advogados

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Brasilia, Porto Alegre, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo
Veirano Advogados, Rogério Campos, Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL

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Rogério Campos

Work +55 21 3824 4747
Veirano Advogados

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Oil, Gas & Biofuels, Infrastructure & Projects, Banking & Finance, German Desk and Shipping/Maritime & Port




Rogério has more than 15 years of experience practicing law, with a strong focus on general contractual and corporate law. He has deep knowledge in the oil & gas, shipping, defense and security industries, working consistently with Brazilian and international companies. Rogério also assists a number of energy and infrastructure companies in Brazil and abroad with settling in Brazil and throughout their respective operations, including project finance.

Rogério has also advised clients with multiple mergers, acquisitions and restructuring transactions, with particular experience in due diligence, drafting sessions and negotiation of the respective agreements. Focusing on the infrastructure, oil & gas, and shipbuilding industries, Rogério is also experienced in the various legal aspects related to the defense and security industries, regularly advising local and foreign companies on the negotiation of their contracts with the Brazilian Armed Forces.

Recognized for his knowledge of the Petrobras bid system, Rogério advises clients on the revision of Petrobras bid documents (including farm-out agreements), assessing their main risks and liabilities, drafting requests for clarification during tenders and direct negotiations, attending bid-related meetings, as well as, preparing bid-related documents and appeals against decisions of the bid committees.

Rogério also works with Maritime Law and shipbuilding clients, including revision and negotiations of financing and respective collateralization, building, chartering and operation contracts, as well as assisting its clients in the attainment of all regulatory requirements of navigation companies and their Brazilian or foreign-flagged vessels.

Prior to joining Veirano Advogados, Rogério was seconded to Petrobras for more than two years where he gained significant experience with the Petrobras bid process. Rogério has worked as an international associate of the law firm Paul Hastings LLP, in New York, NY, between the years of 2015 and 2016.


English, French, German and Portuguese


Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN)
Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation (RMMLF)
American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM), Rio de Janeiro
British Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Brazil (BRITCHAM)
German-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AHK)
Norwegian Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (NBCC)
World Services Group (WSG)
Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) – Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo


Course on International Oil & Gas Law, Contracts, and Negotiations, Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation (RMMLF) and Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN), Houston, Texas, 2017
Post Graduation (Latu Sensu), Corporate Law and Capital Markets, Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV-RJ), Rio de Janeiro, 2011
Specialization Course, Corporate Law, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ), 2006
Specialization Course, Civil Procedural Law, Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV-RJ), Rio de Janeiro, 2005
LL.B, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ), 2003


Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Veirano Advogados has particular expertise in project finance, with São Paulo based Ana Carolina Barretto regularly handling multibillion-dollar projects. In other work, she and Lior Pinsky advised development finance institution DEG on entering into a loan agreement with Waelzholz Brasmetal Laminação. Rio de Janeiro based practice head Marcelo Mattos, who provides ‘excellent and timely advice’, is experienced in cross-border matters and recently advised JPMorgan Chase, as administrative agent, on the amendment and restatement of a revolving credit agreement provided to companies in the Alcoa group. Rogério Campos made partner in January 2018.

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