Firm Profile > Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques Sociedade de Advogados > São Paulo, Brazil

Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques Sociedade de Advogados
01311-000 SÃO PAULO SP

Public law Tier 1

With a well-established reputation in the public law market, Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques Sociedade de Advogados' specialised team receives instructions from private and public entities concerning the entire spectrum of public law matters. The practice excels in assisting with large commercial ventures, including concessions, PPPs and other contractual issues, involving a wide array of sectors, namely airports, roads, railways, logistics and sanitation. Judicial proceedings, as well as arbitration and mediation, are some of Floriano De Azevedo Marques Neto's areas of focus. Marcos Augusto Perez is experienced in representing municipalities in issues pertaining to financial laws, and private and public clients in administrative and bid contracts.

Key clients

Brink´s Segurança e Transporte de Valores

Ferrero do Brasil Indústria Doceira e Alimentar

Grupo JSL / CS Brasil

SEDUR – Secretaria de Desenvolvimento Urbano do Governo do Estado da Bahia / CTB Companhia de Transporte da Bahia

Consórcio Monotrilho Integração (Andrade Gutierrez, CR Almeida, Scomi e MPE Engenharia)

Estúdios Paulínia

Construtora Sanches Tripoloni

Cetenco Engenharia

SPGG-RS. Secretaria de Planejamento, Governança e Gestão do Rio Grande do Sul

ABTV – Associação Brasileira das empresas de Trransportes de Valores

Fluídra Brasil Indústria e Comércio

Concessionária de Rodovias TEBE

Castilho Engenharia e Empreendimentos

Pérola Terminal de Granéis

TMT: Telecoms and media Tier 3

With in-depth knowledge of the telecoms environment in the country, Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques Sociedade de Advogados excels in regulatory issues and in guiding clients’ interactions with telecoms agency ANATEL. The team regularly advises on the negotiation of contracts with telecoms operators, and offers representation to associations, concessionaires and telecoms companies in administrative proceedings. Eduardo Augusto de Oliveira Ramires oversees the department with Luís Justiniano Haiek Fernandes, who is a key point of contact. Floriano de Azevedo Marques Neto is noted for his regulatory expertise.


‘The team has deep regulatory knowledge of the Brazilian Telecom industry. Eduardo Ramires is an outstanding lawyer.’

Key clients


Hughes Telecomunicações do Brasil

Star One


Telxius Telecom

Projects and infrastructure Tier 4

Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques Sociedade de Advogados provides assistance in relation to the entire life-cycle of a project, demonstrating particular strength in advising on innovative models of interaction between governmental entities and private stakeholders. Concession projects and PPPs are among the team's key strengths. Practice head Floriano de Azevedo Marques Neto has more than three decades of experience in the projects and infrastructure field.


‘Floriano Azevedo always demonstrated technical and practical knowledge.’

Key clients

SEDUR – Secretaria de Desenvolvimento Urbano do Governo do Estado da Bahia/ CTB Companhia de Transporte da Bahia

Consórcio. Grupos CCCC e CRCC (CR20)

SPGG-RS. Secretaria de Planejamento, Governança e Gestão do Rio Grande do Sul

BRK Ambiental

IFC/Prefeitura do Rio de Janeiro

Minas Arena

World Bank / Convênio com a AMFRI – Associação dos Municípios da Foz do Rio Itajaí

RioMais – PPP Parque Olímpico

Grupo Cataratas

Gs Inima

Environment Tier 5

Focusing on regulatory and administrative law, Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques Sociedade de Advogados' environment team draws upon the firm's leading position in the public law sphere to advise on environmental issues concerning different phases of project modelling. Practice head Wladimir Antonio Ribeiro is an expert in the field of sanitation and waste management.

Practice head(s):


‘The team has excellent technical knowledge and offers feasible solutions.’

‘Wladimir Antonio Ribeiro and Ane Peres are recommended for their relevant technical capacity, fast response and availability.’

Key clients

Águas do Brasil

GS Inima


FNP (Frente Nacional de Prefeitos)


Águas do Mirante



Dispute resolution: arbitration Tier 6

With an outstanding reputation in public law, the arbitration team at Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques Sociedade de Advogados showcases extensive experience in handling cases involving public and private law matters. Of particular note is its strength in disputes related to infrastructure projects, construction contracts, energy and oil and gas issues. Public law expert Floriano De Azevedo Marques Neto oversees the department with Ana Elise Perez, who excels in arbitration and mediation, and has acted for clients before major arbitration chambers.

The firm has a recognized expertise in solving problems for the main economic sectors, both national and international, and in dealing with the dynamics of public-private relations, in all areas of public and corporate law.

Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques serves well-known clients (both national and international) in the areas of public and corporate law. As its differential, the firm provides a creative and innovative practice, offering custom-made solutions, which are designed from a profound comprehension of clients’ businesses.

The firm: Founded in 1991, Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques has a remarkable background as part of the process of institutional change that took place in Brazil following the enactment of the 1988 Federal Constitution.

Manesco’s team includes many professionals with strong academic backgrounds and professional experience. They have been, or are, involved in the most important infrastructure projects of the last decades, also having vast experience in specialized legal consulting, litigation, administrative processes and arbitration procedures.

Main areas of practice: The firm has an excellent reputation and experience in designing concession, PPPs and privatization projects, for both public and private agents (through a ‘call for submission of studies’); in advising companies during public tenders; in offering legal advice for the drafting, negotiating and execution of government; and in preparing regulatory and institutional frameworks.

The firm offers legal advice in themes related to corporate law, such as: creation and amendment of companies and consortiums; drafting of commercial agreements, administrative agreements and EPC agreements; project finance and securities operations; due diligence and risk analysis; structuring of compliance and corporate governance programs. Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques’ office also represents its clients in judicial actions, arbitration proceedings and administrative procedures before the Court of Auditors, the Taxes and Fees Court, government agencies and the Brazilian Competition Defense System.

The experience and reputation of Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques’ team in the infrastructure economic sector is significant, especially in public transportation (airports, highways, railways and ports); logistics and urban mobility (metro, LRV and BRT); telecommunications; energy; oil and gas; defense contracts; environment and urbanism; education; and health.

Other offices: Rio de Janeiro: Av. Rio Branco, 01, Sala 2006, 20090-003 Rio de Janeiro RJ, T: +55 21 2263 5597

Department Name Email Telephone
Projects And Infrastructure Marcos Augusto Perez
Projects And Infrastructure Raul Borelli
Projects And Infrastructure Tatiana Matiello Cymbalista
Corporate Adriana Roldan P de Lima
Corporate Adalberto P Diniz de Souza
Dispute Resolution Ane Elisa Perez
Dispute Resolution Floriano A Marques Neto
Public Law Fabio Barbalho Leite
Public Law José Roberto Manesco
Compliance Caio De Souza Loureiro
Compliance Tatiana Matiello Cymbalista
Energy And Natural Resources Eduardo A Oliveira Ramires
Energy And Natural Resources Floriano A Marques Neto
Litigation Luis Justiniano H Fernandes
Litigation Lucas C Camargo Rodrigues
Other fee-earners : 34
Total staff : 95
Contacts : 14