Practice Areas

Civil and Commercial Law 

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Insurance, Reinsurance and Complementary Health Law 

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Banking and Financial Operations Law

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Civil Procedural Law and Arbitration

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Experience and Recognition

Recently established boutique with a strong focus on contentious mandates that enters the rankings due to glowing client feedback. Experienced team often represents insurance companies and trade associations in loss adjustment claims related to motor insurance, accidents and D&O. Also qualified to handle arbitration cases.

Much-admired name partner André Tavares impresses sources, who enthuse: “André is developing several important and innovative viewpoints in the Brazilian market and his experience was extremely valuable in the cases we worked on together.” He actively represents prominent insurance and reinsurance companies in loss adjustment claims. A client says: “He brings a strategic mindset to the resolution of challenging matters.”

Daniel Chacur de Miranda is an up-and-coming partner who comes recommended for his wide-ranging practice advising insurers. One satisfied client describes him as “a very efficient lawyer who is easy to work with,” adding that “his innovative and accurate legal opinions were fundamental to our company’s strategic decisions and litigation success.”

Chambers Latin America

‘Highly specialised insurance boutique firm’ Tavares Advogados ‘distinguishes itself by providing a fast and efficient legal service’ and is ‘exceptional for both national and international matters’. The team acts for leading banks and insurance companies, and excels in complex, contentious matters. It has recently been busy representing clients in loss adjustment proceedings. In one example, a team led by André Tavares and Daniel Chacur de Miranda acted for IRB Brasil RE in a $200m loss adjustment proceeding. Tavares is a ‘great strategist’ and ‘natural leader’, and ‘brilliant lawyer’ Miranda has ‘impressive business skills’.

Legal 500

‘André Tavares is revered for his “deep knowledge and wide view of the Brazilian insurance market”‘.

Insurance & Reinsurance 2020 - WWL Ranking

‘André Tavares is praised for this “effectiveness and business-oriented solutions”. He is “a great lawyer, extremely hard-working, and driven by the best results for the company”‘.

Brazil - Insurance & Reinsurance - WWL Ranking