Mr Filipe Scherer Oliveira > Veirano Advogados > Porto Alegre, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Veirano Advogados
RUA DONA LAURA, 320
13° ANDAR - PORTO ALEGRE, RS
CEP 90430-090
Brazil

Work Department

Dispute Resolution, Government & Regulatory, Commercial Contracts and Corporate & Mergers and Acquisitions

Position

Partner

Career

Filipe Oliveira is a member of the Porto Alegre Dispute Resolution team and focuses his practice on judicial and arbitral disputes related to mergers and acquisitions, complex commercial contracts and matters involving the Public Administration. He has strong experience in representing clients in class actions, as well as in domestic and international arbitrations regarding infrastructure projects and corporate and commercial disputes.

Mr. Oliveira also assists Brazilian and international companies with drafting and negotiating complex commercial contracts, as well as with writing legal opinions to assist clients’ strategic business decisions. He has expertise in matters involving administrative and regulatory law, advising clients throughout all stages of the public bidding process and during the performance of the contracts. 

Mr. Oliveira brings international perspective to clients gained from his time spent studying and living in the United States.

Languages

English, Portuguese and Spanish

Memberships

American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM ), Porto Alegre
Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) – Rio Grande do Sul

Education

LL.M, Harvard Law School, Instituto Ling Scholar, Cambridge, MA, 2009
International Law Course, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre, 2007
LL.B, Cum Laude, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre, 2006
Exchange Student, The University of Texas at Austin School of Law, CAPES/FIPSE Scholar, Austin, TX, 2005

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Public law

The ‘reputable experts‘ at Veirano Advogados  ‘are up to date on current regulatory developments‘ and ‘can navigate complex concession and administrative issues‘. Marcos Ludwig ‘has a very personable approach and, despite having a visibly brilliant mind, is very easy to communicate with‘. Filipe Scherer Oliveira and counsel Mauro Hiane de Moura are key contacts in Porto Alegre.