In this chapter we recognise 21 standout lawyers who excel at non-contentious and contentious matters across the shipping sector, covering a range of matters from contracts for carriage of goods to financing and claims disputes.
Most highly regarded
Kincaid – Mendes Vianna Advogados receives four listings in this chapter.
Iwam Jaeger is distinguished among peers for his first-rate martime practice that spans a range of matters from insurance to litigation.
Godofredo Mendes Vianna is singled out by market sources as a leading figure in the Brazilian shipping market, whose expertise spans an array of matters from tax and customs law to maritime law issues.
Lucas Leite Marques comes highly recommended for his profound ability when it comes to advising on ports, infrastructure and maritime law.
Camila Mendes Vianna Cardoso is highlighted by peers as a leading shipping and maritime lawyer and "a point of reference in the field".
Pedro Calmon Filho & Associados sees three impressive lawyers highlighted here.
Pedro Calmon Neto gains recognition from market sources thanks to his remarkable facility for assisting clients with administrative and tax law matters relating to the maritime industry.
Henrique Oswaldo Motta draws widespread praise from sources who consider him a top name in the market for matters relating to contentious proceedings and shipping law matters.
Pedro Calmon Filho is singled out in the shipping sector as a “technical lawyer”, admired by peers and deemed “someone to look up to”.
Promare Consultoria’s Larry John Rabb Carvalho enjoys a great reputation in the Brazilian market, with market sources noting his “strong and deep knowledge of Brazilian and international maritime”.
Roberto Porto Farinon at Farinon, Carvalho da Silva & Advogados Associados is a well-established figure in the space, who stands out for his ability when it comes to customs, port and maritime proceedings.
Breno Garbois with Almeida Advogados garners strong support from market commentators for his great expertise in disputes involving cargo ships and cruise ships.
Luís Felipe Galante from Escritório Jurídico Carbone is a pre-eminent figure in the region where he enjoys a stellar reputation for his practice and expertise in shipping law.
Artur Carbone is “one of the biggest names in shipping” peers laud, one of whom notes, that he is “a senior statesman” in the market.
Antonio Francisco Sobral Sampaio of Shipping Consultoria possesses in-depth expertise spanning an array of personal injury claims as well as shipping regulation.
Fernando Sobrino Porto comes in for high praise thanks to his fantastic work on shipping financing and claims disputes.