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Veirano Advogados

AV PRESIDENTE WILSON, 231, 25º ANDAR – RIO DE JANEIRO, RJ 20030-021, BRAZIL
Tel:
Work +55 21 3824 4747
Fax:
Fax +55 21 2262 4247
Email:
Web:
www.veirano.com.br
Brasilia, Porto Alegre, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo

Luiz Guilherme Migliora

Tel:
Work +55 21 3824 4747
Email:
Web:
www.veirano.com.br
Veirano Advogados

Work Department

Dispute Resolution, Labor & Employment, Insolvency & Restructuring and Product Liability

Position

Partner

Career

Luiz Guilherme Migliora is a senior partner of the Firm’s Litigation Practice Group.  He focuses his practice on managing complex litigation in product liability, civil and labor matters. He has represented one of the world’s largest tobacco companies for several years and has acquired prominence and deep expertise in the area of consumer products litigation.   Clients value Mr. Migliora’s comprehension of the Brazilian legal system and routinely retain him for advice on complicated and strategic issues.

Also being a partner of the Firm’s Labor and Employment Practice Group, Mr. Migliora has significant experience advising international and Brazilian corporations on labor issues.  He offers clients the unique combination of extensive real-world experience in labor litigation and advice and counsel with unprecedented academic knowledge gleaned from over a decade of teaching Labor Law in Brazil’s top educational institutions.  Mr. Migliora is an active member of Ius Laboris, the international alliance of leading Human Resources law practitioners, with more than 2,500 lawyers providing local labor law knowledge and coverage in more than 100 countries.

Languages

Portuguese and English

Member

American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM), Rio de Janeiro
Ius Laboris
Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) – Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Porto Alegre

Education

Negotiation Workshop, Program of Instruction for Lawyers, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA, 1998
Academy of American and International Law, International and Comparative Law Center, Dallas, TX, 1989
LL.B, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ), 1988


Brazil

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Veirano Advogados provides ‘a top-level service with a great deal of enthusiasm’, with specialisms including product liability and consumer litigation. In a widely publicised case, the group obtained an injunction against public authorities in Rio de Janeiro on behalf of urban mobility app 99, maintaining and safeguarding the client’s activities. Rosângela Delgado, Luiz Guilherme Migliora, the ‘experienced’ José Carlos Wahle and the ‘excellent’ Mateus Carreteiro are recommended.

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Labour and employment

Within: Labour and employment

Providing a ‘high-quality legal service’ and with ‘strong knowledge of the market’, the team at Veirano Advogados is regarded highly for its work in the areas of collective dismissals, contract negotiations and compliance investigations. It is defending Philip Morris against litigation filed by employees seeking indemnification in light of developing diseases allegedly caused by their work environment. Luiz Guilherme Migliora ‘combines deep academic knowledge with a pragmatic approach’, and Luiz Antonio dos Santos Jr., Flávia Martins Azevedo and José Carlos Wahle are also recommended. Luiz Afrânio Araújo and Silvia Araújo made partner in January 2018.

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