Mr Lucas Leite Marques > Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados > Rio de Janeiro, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados
AVENIDA RIO BRANCO, 1
EDIFICIO RB1 – 14° ANDAR
CENTRO, RIO DE JANEIRO, RJ 20090-003
Brazil
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Work Department

Rio de Janeiro

Position

Mr. Marques has over 10 years of experience in Maritime, Insurance and International Law, with emphasis on litigation and arbitration. Mr. Marques has received recognition by international publications such as Who’s Who as Leading Lawyer.

Career

Mr. Lucas Leite Marques is partner of law offices Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados, a traditional Brazilian law firm established in Rio de Janeiro in 1932. He joined Kincaid in 2004 and became a partner in 2014. Mr. Marques is Secretary of the Committee of Maritime & Port Law of the Brazilian Bar Association/RB (CDMPM); Director of the Vice Presidency of Maritime & Port Law of the Brazilian Center of Mediation and Arbitration (CBMA); Professor of Maritime Law at FGV.

Languages

English and portuguese.

Memberships

Brazilian Bar Association (OAB/RJ) Brazilian Association of Maritime Law (ABDM).  Iberoamerican Institute of Maritime Law (IIDM/BR) . Association Internationale des Jeunes Avocats (AIJA).

Education

He received his law degree from Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro PUC/RJ in 2005, holds a LL.M. in Transnational Commercial Practice (CILS), specialization in Maritime Law from Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV/RJ) and a Post-graduation degree in Civil Procedural Law from Universidade Candido Mendes (AVM/UCAM). International work experience: Assuranceforeningen Skuld, Offshore and P&I Exchange Program in Norway/Oslo and the UK, London – April, May/ 2012; Holland & Knight LLP´s Work Program for Foreign Lawyers in New York, expertise in the areas of Maritime, International and Commercial Law – 2008.

Leisure

Reading and travelling.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Transport and shipping

(Next Generation Partners: Transport and shipping: Shipping)

Lucas Leite MarquesKincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados

Originally a Rio de Janeiro-based firm, Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados is expanding its São Paulo presence under the lead of the ‘proactive and well organisedLucas Leite Marques. The ‘excellentGodofredo Mendes Vianna, Camila Mendes Vianna Cardoso and Iwam Jaeger are the names to note in Rio de Janeiro. The practice assists shipowners, charterers, carriers, P&I Clubs, as well as terminal and port operators with the full range of maritime matters. One of numerous foreign clients is Solstad Offshore, which the team represented in litigation filed by Petrobras concerning alleged excessive downtime of a vessel with regards to which the parties had entered into a charter and a service contract.