Brazil: Product Liability Defence 2016
Six leading lawyers are highlighted for their exceptional work in the defence of product liability cases.
With three listings, Veirano Advogados leads the research, demonstrating its strong product liability defence offering. Managing partner of the Brasilia office, Marcelo Reinecken de Araújo is a “first-rate litigator” who never fails to demonstrate “a commanding presence in court”. He is joined by Luiz Guilherme Migliora who possesses strong expertise in consumer products litigation, as well as a “willingness to think outside the box and formulate creative solutions”. Rosângela Delgado is considered a “reactive and focused individual” whose pre-litigation work has led many to praise her “terrific foresight”.
At Brandão Couto Wigderowitz & Pessoa Advogados, Paulo Rogério de Araújo Brandão Couto boasts “an enviable reputation in the market” as a “formidable civil litigator”.
Sérgio Pinheiro Marçal at Pinheiro Neto Advogados “acts with confidence” and displays a “reassuring manner” to clients who seek counsel on contentious consumer law matters.
The “stand-out” Jorge Cesa at Souto Correa Cesa Lummertz & Amaral Advogados is “exceedingly well versed” in drafting liability and warranty clauses and defending clients before government agencies.