Airports and Aviation
Anti-Corruption and Misconduct
Arbitration and Mediation
Competition Law and Antitrust
Electric Power
Health and Life Sciences
Infrastructure and Projects
Judicial Contentious
Local Governments
Maritime and Port
Oil & Gas
Public Law and Regulation
Sanitation and Environmental
Socially impactful partnerships and urban regulations
Urban Mobility and Transportation
Judicial Contentious

The office represents both domestic and international clients in several legal proceedings in the State and Federal Courts, as well as in the Superior Courts of Law, acting in several areas of Public Law.

Manesco is skilled at defending clients in litigation areas of both anticorruption and misconduct; legal actions of indemnity launched against the State as well as in the demand for economic-financial rebalance of public contracts. In addition, it advises legal actions aimed at resolving the controversies in the course of the administrative contract performance, pre-arbitration proceedings, in the execution of arbitration awards and other judicial measures preceding or arising from the arbitrations.

The office acts on behalf of national and international clients on judicial proceedings in both Public and Private Law.

It also advises clients in litigation involving regulatory issues in telecommunications, energy, highways, airports, sanitation, life sciences, health surveillance, among other regulated sectors, and also in the tax area.

Finally, it acts in private law, in contractual litigation, corporate law and competition law. As well as in other issues of interest to its clients.

Judicial actions suspending TCU (Federal Audit Court) decisions which imposed fines, decreed the dishonesty of companies and interfered in leniency agreements signed with the Federal Prosecution Service (MPF).
Judicial proceeding against the national administration of prices of the road freight, implemented by the Federal Government and by the National Land Transportation Agency.
Indemnity in private ancillary contracts to the main EPC contract, with recovery in favor of the client, of approximately R$180 million.
Judicial representation of a company participant in the bidding process of CPTM (São Paulo Metropolitan Train Company), ensuring its contract in an amount exceeding R$45 million.
Suspension, in the Superior Court of Justice, of a company conviction on issues related to administrative misconduct, due to its emergency contracting.
Legal representation of highways concessionaires in Public Civil Actions to prevent the annulment of decision that readjusted tariffs and recognized the regularity in compliance with the Highways Exploration Plan.
Economic and financial rebalancing action of administrative contract on the concession and construction of the patio of the Monorail Line 17-Gold, implemented in the city of São Paulo.
Defense in responsibility action related to concession contract of BR116 exploration (Santa Catarina) and BR101 (Southern Sector)
Legal representation on the Allegation of Non-Compliance with Fundamental Precept before the Federal Supreme Court (STF), against the municipal law which determined the burial of infrastructure for electricity distribution services.
Defense in a misconduct action which suspended the blockage of financial assets of the company investigated in the Lava Jato operation (car wash operation).
Action of contractual damage recovery against the State of São Paulo, which resulted in final conviction in favor of the private contractor.
Manesco São Paulo
São Paulo
+ 55 11 3068.4700

Ed. Santa Catarina
Av. Paulista, 287,
7° andar
01311-000, São Paulo, SP Brasil
Manesco Brasília
+ 55 61 3223.7895

Ed. Terra Brasilis
SAUS, Quadra 1, Bloco N,
sala 509 - 5º andar
70070-941 Brasília, DF Brasil
Manesco Belo Horizonte
Belo Horizonte
+ 55 31 3582.0285

Ed. Libertas
Rua Sergipe, 925,
salas 801 e 802, Bairro Funcionários
30130-171 Belo Horizonte, MG Brasil
Manesco Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro
+ 55 21 2263.6041

Avenida Rio Branco, 01,
sala 2006, Centro
20090-003, Rio de Janeiro, RJ