Mr Luíz Virgílio Pimenta Penteado Manente > TozziniFreire Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

TozziniFreire Advogados
R. BORGES LAGOA 1328
SAO PAULO, SP
CEP 04038-904
Brazil
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Work Department

Litigation, Consumer Affairs , Automotive, Agribusiness, Arbtration

Position

Partner

Career

Luiz assists clients with compliance issues and litigation relating to consumer law. His experience includes the filing of actions, preparation of defenses and appeals, and representing clients in proceedings before the Departments of Consumer Protection, Ministry of Public Prosecution, Special Civil Courts, and Common Justice.

Languages

English and French.

Memberships

  • Board member of AASP (São Paulo Lawyers Association).
  • Councilor of the Legal Committee of CCFB (France-Brazil Chamber of Commerce).

Education

  • Studied at the Academy of American and International Law within the Center for American and International Law, USA, 2008.
  • Graduate of the Law School of PUC-SP (Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo), 1988.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Dispute resolution: Litigation

Strategic litigation is at the core of TozziniFreire Advogados’ dispute resolution team, which excels in civil and commercial disputes. The practice has a strong presence in the automotive industry, and has also recently witnessed a growth in mandates related to the technology industry. Other areas of activity for the department include electoral disputes. Fernando Eduardo Serec, whose track record covers complex financial, real estate and administrative litigation, and Luíz Virgílio Pimenta Penteado Manente, who is noted for consumer claims, jointly lead the team. Lucas Britto Mejias is active in construction, corporate and commercial disputes. Since publication, team expanded further with the hire of Elias Marques de Medeiros Neto from logistics company Rumo in February 2021.