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
Legislative and regulatory advocacy
Local Governments
Maritime and Port
Oil & Gas
Public Law and Regulation
Sanitation and Environmental
Socially impactful partnerships and urban regulations
Urban Mobility and Transportation
Maritime and Port

Brazil has a vast port infrastructure, which, nevertheless, is still insufficient for the needs related to the economic development of a Country with continental dimensions which has a coastline of more than seven thousand kilometers.

The port area, following the general trend of the infrastructure sector, is the object of a clear and consolidated public policy of partnerships between the government and private companies.

There is a strong private presence in the sector that was reinforced with the edition of the Law12.815/2013, which is a current regulatory framework.

The port area is the object of a clear and consolidated public policy of partnerships

Manesco has been advising the sector, for years, with port leasing operators or concessionaires, on regulatory matters or complex business law issues; in the modeling of private EPCs for the implementation of private ports; seeking solutions to highly questionable legal problems, both with regard to implementation and operation of new private facilities and in the assistance from logistics operators in public ports.

Advice on regulatory, landholding issues, and contractual legal solution for the implementation of the construction site focused on the manufacturing of oil platforms.
Advice on transition rules for adapting port authorizations for operating private terminals to the new ports law regime.
Legal advice both on polygonal regulation and on the competence of different regulatory entities.
Advice to restore the economic and financial balance and to restructure lease agreements and port concessions.
Advice regarding port installation and cargo handling.
Advice on the port tariff revision process with the Dock Company of the State of São Paulo (CODESP).
Legal advice on regulatory issues of the lease agreement for the port terminal of Santos (São Paulo).
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 Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro
+ 55 21 2263.6041

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