Public Law - Brazil
THE FIRM This traditional boutique has an outstanding reputation for its command of administrative and public law issues, and is frequently entrusted to render extensive counsel on public bids, concessions, PPP and contracts. The team is particularly active in handling cases on behalf of public government bodies, but is also regularly instructed by a number of high-profile firms to provide expert second opinions on some of their most complex cases.
Sources say: "They are creative and vastly experienced in public law matters."
KEY INDIVIDUALS Name partner Carlos Ari Sundfeld is much admired by peers for his technical knowledge and academic renown.
Vera Monteiro elicits all-round praise from market sources, who describe her as an "excellent lawyer who is well qualified and easy to work with."