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

Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques Sociedade de Advogados
70070-941 BRASíLIA DF

Public law Tier 1

Public and administrative law are focal areas at Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques Sociedade de Advogados, which acts for companies in the infrastructure, transport and logistics sectors, among others. The firm has long played an active role in major infrastructure projects in the Brazilian market. In recent litigation, Marcos Augusto Perez acted for a large advertising agency in a lawsuit challenging the outcome of a large public bid. Floriano De Azevedo Marques Neto has over 30 years' experience advising public and private companies; Tatiana Matiello Cymbalista and Ane Elisa Perez are also key contacts.

Projects and infrastructure Tier 4

Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques Sociedade de Advogados has 'impressive expertise in PPP projects' and 'delivers at pace under time constraints'. Recent matters include assisting the road concessionaires' association ABCR with regulatory matters. Floriano de Azevedo Marques Neto and 'outstanding leaderTatiana Matiello Cymbalista are names to note. Adriana Roldan Pinto de Lima left in early 2019.

Environment Tier 6

Public law specialist Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques Sociedade de Advogados regularly advises concessionaires of public sanitation and waste disposal contracts. Wladimir Antonio Ribeiro leads the team.

Dispute resolution (including White-collar crime)

With strong expertise in public and administrative law, Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques Sociedade de Advogados has a solid arbitration and mediation offering involving public and private law, particularly in the transport, construction and energy sectors. Ane Elisa Perez and Floriano De Azevedo Marques Neto have significant experience before major arbitration chambers.


Manesco, Ramires, Perez, Azevedo Marques Sociedade de Advogados' telecoms and technology group takes 'a pragmatic approach before national authorities'. It is particularly strong handling regulatory work before telecoms agency ANATEL, and regularly handles the implementation and maintenance of telecoms infrastructure. Eduardo Augusto de Oliveira Ramires has a 'good approach with local authorities and high moral standards'. Floriano de Azevedo Marques Neto is also recommended.

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