Mr Mauro Hiane de Moura > Veirano Advogados > Porto Alegre, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Veirano Advogados
Av. Dr. Nilo Peçanha 2900
15º andar - Bela Vista
91330-001 - Porto Alegre - RS

Work Department

Government & Regulatory, Power, Compliance & Investigations and Dispute Resolution




Mauro Hiane de Moura concentrates his practice on Administrative & Regulatory Law, Competition Law and Dispute Resolution. Since joining the firm, he has specialized in complex administrative and judicial litigation – especially in matters of Public Law, governmental contracts and regulated industries. In his activities, he allies a solid academic background to a wide practical experience. Clients value the combination of analytic precision, empirical knowledge and strategic reasoning offered by him.


English and Portuguese


American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM)
British Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Brazil (BRITCHAM)
German-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AHK)


Specialist in Public Law, Universidade de Caxias do Sul, 2015
LL.M., Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), 2012
LL.M., The University of Chicago, 2004
Postgraduate Diploma in Economics for Competition Law, King’s College London, 2007
Specialist in Business Economics, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), 2006
LL.B., summa cum laude, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), 2000

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > City focus - Porto Alegre > Dispute resolution

Veirano Advogados is sought after by regional and international companies on strategic commercial litigation and arbitration, especially matters involving disputes arising from M&A and corporate contracts. In addition, the team has extensive expertise in product liability and consumer claims, and also provides support to clients in regulatory, constitutional and administrative law matters. Filipe Scherer Oliveira, who focuses on civil litigation and arbitration, is a key point of contact in the team. Mauro Hiane de Moura is another noteworthy practitioner, who is active in administrative and regulatory matters.

Brazil > Public law

Veirano Advogados‘ key strength lies on the advice it offers in relation to transactions involving complex administrative and regulatory challenges in a range of regulated sectors, namely energy and infrastructure. Public law-related dispute resolution and prevention features on the team’s workload, as do privatisations, public procurement, PPPs and government concessions. The government and regulatory group is under the leadership of Mauro Hiane de Moura. Marcos Ludwig is skilled in both transactional and project development work, as well as public law, regulatory and contractual issues. Recently promoted Filipe Scherer Oliveira excels in energy law and handles regulatory and administrative matters.