Skip to content

Arbitration | Civil Litigation | Consulting specialized in Litigation

Bruna assists and represents national and international clients on complex dispute prevention and resolution (arbitral and judicial) involving a variety of industries, such as construction, infrastructure, energy, as well as in disputes concerning commercial agreements, construction agreements involving the public sector, corporate transactions and disputes, among others.

Education

Languages

Specialization in Corporate Law from Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV/SP).

Bachelor of Law from Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie (UPM).

Portuguese

English

Italian

Relevant Cases

  • CAMARB Domestic Arbitration. Language: Portuguese. Dispute regarding an EPC agreement involving the construction of Solar Photovoltaic Plant. Amount in dispute: BRL 15 million.
  • CAM-CCBC Domestic Arbitration. Language: Portuguese. Dispute regarding material supply agreements and operation and maintenance agreements related to wind farms. Amount in dispute: BRL 50 million.
  • CAM-CCBC Domestic Arbitration. Language: Portuguese. Dispute regarding a construction and management agreement on GMP modality (Guaranteed Maximum Price) related to a world-class luxury hotel. Amount in dispute: BRL 85 million.
  • Judicial Litigation. Language: Portuguese. Dispute regarding a material supply agreement for the construction of a pipeline involving the quality of the materials supplied to the Federal Union and the State of Piauí, due to the rupture of the pipeline that transported water from the São Francisco River to the Northeast outback. Amount in dispute: BRL 25 million.
  • Judicial Litigation and Pre-litigation consulting. Language: Portuguese. Analysis related to strategy and adoption of legal measures to assist a cooperative in properly paying credits received in a lawsuit to its members. Amount in dispute: BRL 16 billion.
  • Administrative Litigation and Pre-litigation consulting. Language: Portuguese. Legal analysis of the business model of a foreign company in the auction sector in Brazil and direct legal actions on the administrative front to defend the legality of the client’s business in Brazil and indirect actions in the legislative and criminal fields. Amount in dispute: invaluable
  • Pre-litigation consulting. Language: English. Risk assessment on the potential financial impact of a foreign investor equity in a company involved in an environmental disaster. Amount in discussion: invaluable
  • Pre-litigation consulting. Language: English. Risk assessment and legal opinion on the liability of digital platforms when their users post fake news and/or inappropriate content. Amount in discussion: not applicable.
  • Pre-litigation consulting. Language: Portuguese. Analysis related to an agreement for a global road price in the South of Brazil, involving the discussion on the correct draft of the project, in addition to liability for delays in the execution of the construction. Amount in discussion: BRL 108 million.
  • Pre-litigation consulting. Language: Portuguese. Analysis related to the adoption of a legal measure to prevent the irregular extrajudicial liquidation of a public company to protect the client’s interests of a potential credit against this company. Amount in discussion: BRL 100 million.

Associations

  • Member of the INOVARB group (AMCHAM Brasil – Centro de Arbitragem e Mediação).
  • Member of New Generation group (CAM-CCBC – Centro de Arbitragem e Mediação).
  • Member of the Brazilian Arbitration Committee (CBAr).

Education

Post-graduate in Corporate Law in pela Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV)

Bachelor degree from Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie

Languages

Portuguese

English

Background

Assistance to a leading aviation company in various legal issues and disputes with clients and suppliers of over USD 100 million arising from two major air crashes, with repercussion in Brazil and abroad;
Assistance to a leading company in its field of activity in an arbitration involving a dispute over USD 100 million filed before the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), debating over the non-payment of the total price of the sale of the share control of a company;
Assistance to a leading cosmetic company in an arbitration filed before the Brazil-Canada Chamber of Commerce (CCBC) for the breach of a buil-to-suit agreement and defects in the construction of a distribution center;
Assistance to shareholders of a company in the financial sector in an arbitration filed before the Brazil-Canada Chamber of Commerce (CCBC) by a former shareholder debating over the right to overprice for the sale of stakes of the controlling block, plus damages;
Assistance to a foreign investor in an arbitration filed before the Brazil-Canada Chamber of Commerce (CCBC) involving the termination of a share purchase agreement in the amount of USD 350 million related to a company in the mining sector;
Assistance to a leading company in the mining sector in an arbitration filed before the Mediation and Arbitration Chamber of the Federation of the Industries of the State of São Paulo (CIESP/FIESP) by one of its service providers, debating over the non-payment of the total price agreed in an agreement, plus damages;
Assistance to a leading company in the licensing of manufactured products in an arbitration filed before the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS), debating over the breach of licensing agreements related to the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games;
Assistance to a leading telecommunications company in an arbitration filed before the Mediation and Arbitration Chamber of the Federation of the Industries of the State of São Paulo (CIESP/FIESP), debating over the potential (and expected) breach of an agreement by one of the contracting parties.

Publications and Lectures

Author of “Indicação geográfica e proteção das criações de moda”, in Jornal JOTA, May 27, 2016.
Author of “Limites subjetivos da coisa julgada na sucessão, substituição processual e solidariedade”, in Processo Civil – Homenagem a José Ignácio Botelho de Mesquita, São Paulo, Quartier Latin, 2013, pp. 145-171;
Co-author of “Fourteen years with Brazil’s Arbitration Law”, in Latin Arbitration Law, 2011;
Co-author of “Balanço de uma polêmica: a Súmula-STF 343”, in Direito Processual Civil, São Paulo, Quartier Latin, v. 2, 2011, pp. 343-368;
Co-author of “Esperando a efetiva audiência do novo CPC”, in Migalhas, 2010.
Co-author of “Sociedade tem direito de ver íntegra de anteprojeto”, in Consultor Jurídico, 2010;
Co-author of “Nascimento, morte e ressurreição da exceção de pré-executividade”, in As Grandes Transformações do Processo Civil Brasileiro – Homenagem ao Professor Kazuo Watanabe, São Paulo, Quartier Latin, v. 1, 2009, pp. 315-340;
Co-author of “Questões de ordem pública: revisíveis ad infinitum?”, in Direito Civil e Processo, São Paulo, Revista dos Tribunais, 2008, pp. 1522-1532;
Co-author of “Antecipação da tutela versus improcedência da ação”, in Direito Processual Civil, São Paulo, Quartier Latin, 2007, pp. 585-600;
Co-author of “O colapso das condições da ação? Um breve ensaio sobre os efeitos da carência de ação”, in Revista de Processo, v. 152, 2007, pp. 11-35, e Revista do Advogado, v. 88, 2006, pp. 109-127;
Co-author of “Breves considerações sobre a exigibilidade e a execução das astreintes”, in Revista Forense, v. 384, 2006, pp. 479-490, e Revista Jurídica, v. 338, 2005, pp. 23-38.

Rankings

Leaders League 2021
Roseta 2020