Firm Profile > Justen, Pereira, Oliveira & Talamini Advogados > Curitiba, Brazil

Justen, Pereira, Oliveira & Talamini Advogados
RUA JOAQUIM FLORIANO, 413 - 11TH FL.
SP SAO PAULO
Brazil

Public law Tier 4

International and domestic clients from both the private and public sectors seek Justen, Pereira, Oliveira & Talamini Advogados's advice on public law matters, which is a core field of activity for the firm. Its broad experience covers infrastructure projects, public procurement, government contracts, concessions and PPPs. Dispute resolution is another area of expertise. Fernão Justen de Oliveira focuses on commercial and administrative law. Alexandre Wagner Nester is skilled in infrastructure matters and related arbitration, while Marçal Justen Neto is also proficient in energy and waste management regulation.

Testimonials

‘In my opinion, at Justen Advogados the gap between the partners (senior lawyers) and the junior lawyers (who are in the field dealing with the day-to-day issues) is much smaller then in other firms. The junior lawyers are well prepared to take on responsibilities and are also very interested in learning from the client everything they can about the case and about the field involved in each particular matter.’

‘Knowledge and expertise in public law practice. Active participation of the partners and senior associates on the job.  Ability to hear and, thereafter, design and construct solutions together with the in-house lawyer, in line with the company’s goals.’

‘The law firm advises us on administrative legal matters, offering services with total reliability, objectivity, ethics and transparency. The legal team demonstrates sufficient technical and legal knowledge to provide us with total security on matters.’

‘The lawyers work in strict compliance with the stipulated deadlines.’

‘Marçal Justen Neto,  Alexandre Wagner Nester, André Guskow Cardoso and Karlin Olbertz Niebuhr are always available.’

‘Alexandre Nester is recommended.’ 

Key clients

Arrow ECS Brasil

Bull

Ultramed Distribuidora de Medicamentos

Call Tecnologia e Serviços

Weg Equipamentos Elétricos

Tel Centro de Contatos

Construtora Serra da Prata

Embrasil Empresa Brasileira de Segurança Limitada

Associação Brasileira de Agências de Publicidade – ABAP

Dalba Engenharia e Empreendimentos

Valid Soluções

Nec Latin America

Fundação Ezute

Fundação Cesgranrio

Brasilseg – Companhia de Seguros Aliança do Brasil

Maxifrota Serviços de Manutenção de Frota

Coesa Engenharia

Zetta Frotas

Projects and infrastructure Tier 5

Justen, Pereira, Oliveira & Talamini Advogados is noted for acting for a portfolio of clients which operate port terminals in Brazil and other countries. Apart from port infrastructure, the department is also proficient in handling projects pertaining to highways and toll-road concessionaires, as well as water and sewage. The team is well equipped to advise on government contracts, private projects and related disputes. Practice head Cesar Pereira also leads the arbitration department, while co-leader Rafael Wallbach Schwind is not only active in infrastructure projects, but also in anti-corruption issues.

Testimonials

‘Team composed of great lawyers with in-depth knowledge of the sector, real involvement in matters and outstanding availability.’

‘Prompt responses and high quality advice.’

‘Great professionals who are knowledgeable and available.’

‘Dedicated team which focuses on achieving successful results for clients.’

Key clients

ABRATEC – Associação Brasileira dos Terminais de Contêineres de Uso Público

Alunorte – Alumina do Norte do Brasil

APM Terminals Itajaí

Bahia Mineração – BAMIN

BRK Ambiental Participações

Brookfield Energia Renovável

Claro

CHESF – Companhia Hidro Elétrica de São Francisco

Companhia de Desenvolvimento do Complexo Industrial e Portuário do Pecém – CIPP

Concessionária Aeroporto Rio de Janeiro

Concessionária das Rodovias Ayrton Senna e Carvalho Pinto – ECOPISTAS

Concessionária Ecovia Caminho do Mar

Concessionária Ecovias dos Imigrantes

Construtora OAS

CR ALMEIDA – ENGENHARIA DE OBRAS

ECO135 Concessionária de Rodovias

ECO101 Concessionária de Rodovias

ECOPORTO SANTOS

Ecorodovias Infraestrutura e Logística

Eldorado Brasil Celulose

ELETROPAULO METROPOLITANA ELETRICIDADE DE SÃO PAULO

Empresa Concessionárias de Rodovias do Sul – ECOSUL 

Log-in Logística Intermodal

Rodovia das Cataratas – ECOCATARATAS

TCP -Terminal de Conteineres de Paranaguá

Tecon Salvador

Wilson Sons

Xingu Rio Transmissora de Energia

Dispute resolution: arbitration Tier 6

Justen, Pereira, Oliveira & Talamini Advogados acts in domestic and international arbitration before major arbitral institutions as well as in ad hoc proceedings. The practice predominantly represents public entities or private companies in disputes involving public law issues, concessions or government contracts. Curitiba-based Eduardo Talamini often advises domestic and international players in arbitration proceedings concerning infrastructure projects in the country. Cesar Pereira in São Paulo is retained by clients in the energy, construction and infrastructure sectors in relation to arbitration.

Dispute resolution: Litigation Tier 7

Curitiba-based Justen, Pereira, Oliveira & Talamini Advogados draws upon its strong profile in the public law market to assist clients with judicial and administrative proceedings arising from public procurement, government contracts, concessions and public-private partnerships (PPPs) in regulated sectors. The team, which is also adept at handling contentious commercial matters, has been particularly active in litigation involving bus and rail transport regulations. Eduardo Talamini, who has a strong track record in litigation and arbitration, oversees the department with André Guskow Cardoso, who is noted for administrative proceedings.

Testimonials

‘There is always a profound commitment of the firm to address customers’ needs. The team excels in strategic litigation, both in the administrative and judicial spheres. Their knowledge of administrative law is outstanding.’

‘Justen, Pereira, Oliveira e Talamini offers a personalised service from a full range of professionals (between lawyers and other contributors) who well-prepared to deliver legal answers in a fast and efficient way. The firm’s legal team has extensive experience in civil procedure and administrative law, seeking to provide their clients’ particular needs with smart and efficient insights.’

‘The firm’s structure, technical skills, ability to draft documents with passion, alongside with the customised support given during all consultations and suits are the main differentials when compared to other law firms.’

‘The mandated activities were performed by a highly qualified and multi-disciplined team: Marçal Justen filho, Eduardo Talamini, César Pereira, Felipe Scripes, Daniel Borda and Mayara Tonin. They were extraordinarily careful and skillful at data handling, document drafting, holding the oral hearings and providing the necessary advice. Moreover, they were brilliant when developing the judicial strategies, relying on the best available knowledge and legal practices.’

‘I particularly highlight and recommend the work of Marçal Justen Filho and Daniel Borda, who had spared no efforts, promptness and diligence to accomplish a great victory for the company.’

‘The firm has an outstanding knowledge of the public law and strategic litigation.’

Key clients

ABB

Advocacia Fernanda Hernandez

Águas de Itu – Exploração de serviços de Água e Esgoto

Ambev – SPAL INDÚSTRIA BRASILEIRA DE BEBIDAS

APM Terminals Itajaí

Associação Nacional das Empresas de Transportes Urbanos – NTU e Confederação Nacional do Transporte – CNT

Auto Viação Catarinense

Avianca – Ocenair Linhas Aéreas

Brookfield Energia Renovável

Brookfield São Paulo Empreendimentos Imobiliários

CBL – COMPANHIA BRASILEIRA DE LOGÍSTICA

Cesbe – Engenharia e EmpreendimentosConcessionária Ecovia Caminho do Mar

CONSTRUCAP CCPS ENGENHARIA E COMÉRCIO

CR ALMEIDA  – ENGENHARIA DE OBRAS

Dataprom Equipamentos e Serviços de Informática

Ecorodovias Infraestrutura e Logística

Energimp

FEDERAÇÃO DAS EMPRESAS DE TRANSPORTE DE PASSAGEIROS DOS ESTADOS DO PARANÁ E SANTA CATARINA – FEPASC

Ferrovia Tereza Cristina (FTC)

Fortuna Corretora de Commodities e Consultoria Financeira

GNL Gemini Comercialização de Logística de Gás

J. Malucelli Construtora de Obras

Jaragua Equipamentos Industriais

Lavoro Administração de Bens e Participações

Maxifrota – Serviço de Manutenção de Frota

NEC LATIN AMERICA

Racli – Limpeza Urbana

Rumo Malha Sul and Rumo Intermodal

Senff Participações

SETPESC – SINDICATO DAS EMPRESAS DE TRANSPORTE RODOVIÁRIOS DE PASSAGEIROS NO ESTADO DE SANTA CATARINA

SETPESP – Sindicato Das Empresas de Transportes de Passageiros do Estado de São Paulo

SODEXO PASS DO BRASIL SERVIÇOS E COMÉRCIO

Sulamericana Armazéns Gerais

SUPER POSTO JC

TCP -Terminal de Conteineres de Paranaguá

Tecon Salvador

Transporte Coletivo Pérola do Oeste

VALID SOLUÇÕES

Viasul – Concessionária das Rodovias Integradas do Sul

WHITE MARTINS GASES INDUSTRIAIS

Marcal Justen Filho founded the firm Justen, Pereira, Oliveira & Talamini in 1986. His scholarly work and established law practice give the firm its unique identity. The firm has grown to become an internationally recognized legal services provider with offices in Brasilia, Sao Paulo and Curitiba. Justen, Pereira, Oliveira & Talamini is best known for its strong practice in public law, especially in matters such as regulation, infrastructure projects, government concessions and public-private partnerships, public procurement and government contracts, and related dispute resolution. Its team of partners and associates features an unmatched combination of specialized knowledge, experience amassed from the firm’s 30-year practice in the Brazilian public law environment and ability to handle complex dispute resolution cases nationwide. It is a primary choice in this field for international and domestic clients from the private and public sectors.

Areas of practice: The firm’s areas of practice go beyond public law and encompass a wide range of consulting, litigation and arbitration services in the areas of business and corporate law. It regularly handles complex corporate disputes and negotiations, and it is active in advising clients in domestic and international commercial contracts.

Justen, Pereira, Oliveira & Talamini is also widely recognized for its expertise in energy regulation. In addition to providing legal advice on an ongoing base or through legal opinions, it is often retained by government entities, private companies or business associations for administrative, arbitral or judicial large-scale disputes in the energy sector. A field of unique expertise for the firm is port and maritime law, in which Justen, Pereira, Oliveira & Talamini has been on the spotlight of significant investments, M&A transactions and multi-billion-dollar disputes. It has an extensive practice in the representation of private companies in litigation and administrative proceedings before the port sector regulatory agencies and the Brazilian antitrust agencies.

An especially representative area of the firm’s practice is dispute resolution, including arbitration and mediation. Some of the cases handled by Justen, Pereira, Oliveira & Talamini in its arbitration practice since 2000 have become landmark leading cases in multiple areas of arbitration in Brazil. The diverse background of its team gives the firm extensive expertise in a variety of substantive fields and dispute resolution systems. Some of its partners or other team members are often appointed as arbitrators or legal experts in domestic or international disputes ranging from corporate and M&A matters to construction contracts, regulation and public-private partnerships. Justen, Pereira, Oliveira & Talamini brings also to dispute resolution its massive practice in the areas of public law, concessions, government contracts and related fields. The firm has specific long-standing experience in arbitration with state parties representing private parties or government entities.

A remarkable trait of the firm is its stability. Its name partners have been associated with the firm since 1990, and most other partners and team members have a similar long history in the firm. This long-standing collaboration allows a streamlined and tailored approach to each matter and the allocation of the best resources. Partners and other team members are always ready to provide clients with a combination of expertise and efficiency in legal services.

Department Name Email Telephone
Brasilia Marçal Justen Filho E: marcal@justen.com.br
Sao Paulo Cesar Pereira E: cesar@justen.com.br
Curitiba Fernão Justen de Oliveira E: fernao@justen.com.br
Curitiba Eduardo Talamini E: talamini@justen.com.br
Curitiba André Guskow Cardoso E: andre@justen.com.br
Curitiba Alexandre Wagner Nester E: nester@justen.com.br
Curitiba Rafael Wallbach Schwind E: rafael@justen.com.br
Curitiba Marçal Justen Neto E: marcalneto@justen.com.br
Photo Name Position Profile
 Guilherme Augusto Vezaro Eiras  photo Guilherme Augusto Vezaro Eiras Associate
 Mônica Bandeira de Mello Lefèvre  photo Mônica Bandeira de Mello Lefèvre Associate
 Camila Batista Rodrigues Costa  photo Camila Batista Rodrigues Costa Associate
 Fernanda Caroline Maia  photo Fernanda Caroline Maia Associate
 Juliane Erthal de Carvalho  photo Juliane Erthal de Carvalho Associate
 Guilherme F. Dias Reisdorfer  photo Guilherme F. Dias Reisdorfer Associate
 Diego Franzoni  photo Diego Franzoni Associate
 Rodrigo G. de Freitas Pombo  photo Rodrigo G. de Freitas Pombo Associate
 Mayara Gasparoto Tonin  photo Mayara Gasparoto Tonin Associate
 Bruno Gressler Wontroba  photo Bruno Gressler Wontroba Associate
 André Guskow Cardoso  photo André Guskow Cardoso Partner
 Victor Hugo Pavoni Vanelli  photo Victor Hugo Pavoni Vanelli Associate
 Marçal Justen Filho  photo Marçal Justen Filho Senior Partner
 Marçal Justen Neto  photo Marçal Justen Neto Partner
 Fernão Justen de Oliveira  photo Fernão Justen de Oliveira Senior Partner
 Marina Kukiela  photo Marina Kukiela Associate
 Isabella Moreira de Andrade Vosgerau  photo Isabella Moreira de Andrade Vosgerau Associate
 Vanelis Mucelin photo Vanelis Mucelin Associate
 Karlin Olbertz Niebuhr  photo Karlin Olbertz Niebuhr Associate
 Paulo Osternack Amaral  photo Paulo Osternack Amaral Associate
 Luísa Paschoaleto Martim  photo Luísa Paschoaleto Martim Associate
 Cesar Pereira  photo Cesar Pereira Senior Partner
 Luísa Quintão  photo Luísa Quintão Associate
 William Romero  photo William Romero Associate
 Mayara Ruski Augusto Sá  photo Mayara Ruski Augusto Sá
 Felipe Scripes Wladeck  photo Felipe Scripes Wladeck Associate
 Daniel Siqueira Borda  photo Daniel Siqueira Borda Associate
 Eduardo Talamini  photo Eduardo Talamini Senior Partner
 Alexandre Wagner Nester  photo Alexandre Wagner Nester Partner
 Rafael Wallbach Schwind  photo Rafael Wallbach Schwind Partner
 Doshin Watanabe  photo Doshin Watanabe Associate
 Ricardo de Paula Feijó  photo Ricardo de Paula Feijó Associate
Other fee-earners : 25
Total staff : 76
Contacts : 8