Julio Barboza > Tauil & Chequer Advogados > São Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Tauil & Chequer Advogados
04543-011 SÃO PAULO, SP
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Julio Barboza is an associate in the Administrative Law, Regulatory Law and Public Finance Law practice of Tauil & Chequer Advogados in the São Paulos’ Office.


He has experience on structuring infrastructure projects, providing legal advice regarding regulated industries, government contracts, concessions, public-private partnerships, and administrative proceedings, as well as litigation involving infrastructure projects and public services.


Portuguese, English, Italian


University of São Paulo (USP), PhD, (ongoing)

The University of Chicago, LLM

University of São Paulo (USP), LLB (JD equivalent)

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Public law

Tauil & Chequer Advogados assists private sector clients in public procurement matters at the federal, state and local levels. In addition to its extensive experience in concessions, privatisations, PPPs and competitive bids, the team excels in litigation involving administrative improbity, public contracts and regulatory matters. Led by Bruno Werneck, the department is frequently engaged in major projects in the sanitation, mining, energy, transport and logistics segments. Senior associate Juliana Deguirmendjian is noted for her broad practice, which encompasses administrative proceedings, government contracts, PPPs and concessions, while associate Julio Barboza is recommended for project development matters.

Brazil > Projects and infrastructure

Showcasing experience in the structuring, financing, construction and operation of large-scale projects in Brazil, Tauil & Chequer Advogados is seen with great regularity advising on matters in the power, renewable energy, oil and gas, and transport sectors. Besides its strong credentials in local projects, the team is also often engaged in cross-border mandates, drawing on its association with international firm Mayer Brown. Clients from the energy, oil and gas, and heavy industries routinely turn to Alexandre Chequer for assistance in asset deals, project development and regulatory issues. In addition to a strong track record in M&A, concessions and privatisations, Bruno Werneck is a seasoned project finance and development practitioner. Banking and finance partner Eduardo Lima advises financial institutions, multilateral organisations, sponsors and corporate clients on the financing of energy and infrastructure projects, while Luis Montes specialises in project finance and construction law. Juliana Deguirmendjian, who has been particularly active in water and sewage concession projects, and Julio Barboza are names to note at the associate level.