Mr Vladimir Miranda Abreu > TozziniFreire Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

TozziniFreire Advogados
CEP 04038-904
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Work Department

Agribusiness, Real Estate, Hotel & Resorts, Timberland Investment, Climate Change and Carbon Market, Infrastructure, Education, Private Equity & Venture Capital




Vladimir began his activities in TozziniFreire in 1996. He became a partner of the firm in the Banking and Capital Markets practice group, as he specialized in domestic and international financing deals involving loans and the issuance of securities, including IPOs. After acquiring extensive experience in structured real estate financing transactions, he became a partner in TozziniFreire’s Real Estate practice group, and under his leadership the group established innovative approaches to structuring transactions. He also worked in various capacities on both urban and rural real estate transactions. Vladimir has assisted clientes in several agroindustrial projects, especially involving timber assets, in several Brazilian states. In addition, he spearheaded the formation of the Climate Change and Carbon Market practice group, one of the most extensive and experienced in Brazil. Currently, Vladimir is the coordinator of the Agribusiness Practice in TozziniFreire.


English, Spanish and French.


  • Member of the Superior Agribusiness Council of the Federation of Industries of the State of São Paulo (“FIESP”) (“Conselho Superior do Agronegócio – COSAG”)
  • Member of the Climate Working Group (“CT Clima”) of the Brazilian Corporate Council for Sustainable Development (“Conselho Empresarial Brasileiro para o Desenvolvimento Sustentável – CEBDS”)


  • LLM in Comparative Law from the New York University, USA, 1998.
  • Postgraduate degree in Administration from FGV (Fundação Getulio Vargas), 1996.
  • Graduate of the Law School of USP (Universidade de São Paulo), 1993.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Environment

Singled out for its ‘broad technical knowledge‘, TozziniFreire Advogados ‘provides excellent services‘ in the field of environmental law, advising clients throughout all stages of environmental licensing, administrative proceedings, judicial litigation and project implementation. The group, which possesses a strong track record in climate change and carbon market-related matters, is retained in mandates across multiple environmentally sensitive industries, including real estate, agribusiness, infrastructure, energy and forestry. Other areas of expertise for the team include the identification of environmental risks in the context of corporate and financing transactions. The ‘brilliantAdriana Mathias Baptista has devoted the past 25 years to environmental law, having advised on numerous high-stakes transactional and contentious matters. She oversees the practice with Bianca Bilton Signorini Antacli, whose ‘technical knowledge‘ is rated by clients; Antacli stands out for her knowledge of ESG and matters involving Brazilian Biodiversity and Access to Genetic Resources and Benefit Sharing (ABS). Vladimir Miranda Abreu spearheads the climate change and carbon market department, and has substantial experience in real estate transactions and timberland investments. Senior associate Danilo Lambert Vieira De Sousa handles environmental licensing matters and litigation before state and federal courts, the latter of which is also an area of particular focus for associate Bruno Pisani Della Barba.

Brazil > Real estate

Rated for its ‘agility, availability, technical knowledge’ and ‘up-to-date professionals’, TozziniFreire Advogados‘ real estate team is a popular choice for investors and asset managers seeking advice on multi-use developments, as well as hotel, infrastructure and student accommodation acquisitions and projects. Major corporate clients also instruct the firm on leasing and supply agreements for industrial facilities. Practice head Vladimir Miranda Abreu has a strong track record in transactions involving rural properties. Pablo Meira Queiroz frequently advises on the issuance of real estate receivables-backed securities. Julian Junqueira Rill and Gabriela Nunes stand out at the associate level for their involvement in real estate transactional matters.