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Health and Life Sciences

In the last decades, the Federal Government, States and Municipalities have endeavored to develop the SUS (National Health Service) and attract private investment to the public health service. Manesco has acted directly in partnerships between public and private entities for the development of the sector. The law office is also specialized in administrative procedures with the ANS (National Supplementary Health Agency).

In the area of Life Sciences, Manesco has focused on providing services related to consultations and advice on the specific regulation of the sector and the contact between public actors and private entities.

The office is highly skilled in these sectors, which include legal and institutional structure of the first PPPs in the area of health.


Highlights for: performance in cases of PDPs (Productive Development Partnership), partnership between public institutions and pharmaceutical laboratories aiming at the national production of medicines which are generally complex and imported ones; regulatory advice, including monitoring of administrative and judicial proceedings.

Legal modeling of the ?Hospital do Subúrbio? (Salvador/BA) PPP, this being the first PPP accomplished in the health sector of the Country.
Advice on bidding and execution of agreements to supply medical equipments for resonance and tomography for hospitals, besides advice related to the import of medicines subject to ANVISA regulation. (The Brazilian Health Regulatory Agency).
Legal advice on the administrative reorganization of the ?Hospital das Clinicas? (HCFMUSP).
Legal modeling, in the scope of PMI, of PPP for the construction and support service provision for the ?Hospital Infantil de Vitória (ES); construction, renovation and services other than assistance in hospitals (São Paulo/SP) and in the ?Hospital Metropolitano (Belo Horizonte/MG).
Legal Advice, within the ambit of PMI, of PPP for the construction, supply and maintenance of medical and hospital equipment (Vitória/ES)
Advice on corporate arrangements for the project of vaccine production, with technology transfer, in partnership with public foundation.
Representation of private clients before the TCU, in regularity analyses of the Productive Development Partnerships (PDPs).
Legal support in accreditation processes for the provision of innovation and technology services to SUS (Unified Public Health System).
Performance in defense of the health insurance plan operators in administrative litigation with the ANS (Supplementary National Health Agency)
Performance in defense of laboratories and drug suppliers with the ANVISA (National Health Surveillance Agency) and the Ministry of Health.
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