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Sergio Bermudes Advogados

PRAÇA XV DE NOVEMBRO, 20, 7º AND 8º ANDARES, CENTRO, 20010-010 RIO DE JANEIRO, RJ, BRAZIL
Tel:
Work +55 21 3221 9000
Email:
Web:
www.sbadv.com.br
Brasilia, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo

Vítor Ferreira Alves de Brito

Tel:
Work +55 21 3221-9000
Email:
Sergio Bermudes Advogados

Position

Member. Area of practice: Electric energy

Career

He has published several articles on controversial issues relating to the Energy Sector, including “Tariff Recomposition, Who Foots the Bill?” (“Recomposição Tarifária, Quem Paga a Conta?”), about the Brazilian Extraordinary Tariff Restructure (RTE), “Social Security Contributions (PIS and COFINS) in the Electricity Tariff” (PIS e COFINS na Tarifa de Energia Elétrica) and “Public Tariffs on Electricity and the Judiciary” (“Tarifas Públicas de Energia Elétrica e o Judiciário”). He has also lectured on the Renewal of Energy Concessions, on Social Security Deductions (PIS and COFINS) and Electricity Bills and the Delivery of Electricity Bills via the Postal Service.

Languages

Portuguese and English

Member

Member of Rio de Janeiro branch of the Brazilian Bar Association and of the Special Commission on Electric Energy established by the Bar Association.

Education

VÍTOR ALVES DE BRITO graduated in Law at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), where he now lectures part time in Civil Litigation. In 2001 he obtained postgraduate qualification in Business Law at the Brazilian Capital Markets Institute (IBMEC/RJ). In 2005, he completed a continuing education course in the Regulation of the Electric Energy Sector at the Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV).


Brazil: Energy and natural resources

Electricity

Within: Electricity

Specialist dispute resolution firm Sergio Bermudes Advogados has a highly regarded power sector group which includes Elena Landau and associate Vitor Ferreira Alves de Brito. Energy distribution group Abradee and energy companies Cemig, Coelba and Enersul are among its clients.

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