Overview

Luciana Vianna Pereira is an associate of Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown, with wide experience in environmental, product liability and climate change matters. Luciana offers focused advice to clients in the oil and gas, mining, renewable energy, pharmaceutical and maritime industries, among others. Luciana is currently undergoing a Master's course in Legal Sciences at Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa and is postgraduate in Environmental Management by Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro and in Environmental Law by the Pontifícia Universidade Católica - Rio de Janeiro. Luciana is a member of the Environmental Law Commission of the Brazilian Bar Association - Rio de Janeiro and of the Brazilian Union of Environmental Lawyers – UBAA. She is author of many published articles and a speaker at seminars and conferences on Environmental Law. She was also nominated by The Legal 500 for two years (2017 and 2018) for insurance.

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Experience

  • Administrative/environmental consulting and litigation, conduction of environmental public-interest civil actions, conduction and coordination of internal and external audits and due diligences preparatory for the acquisition of companies, assets and corporate restructures.
  • Experience in crisis management and negotiation with authorities and other stakeholders.
  • Practice in topics such as solid waste, biodiversity, licensing, management and handling of contaminated areas, environmental liability, forestry protection, and climate change.
  • Deep experience in conducting and making negotiations in projects, from preliminary negotiations to post-acquisition measures, especially in regulated sectors.

Education

Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa, Undergoing Masters in Legal Sciences

Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Postgraduate in Environmental Management

Pontifícia Universidade Católica, Postgraduate in Environmental Law

Fundação Getúlio Vargas, Specialization in Environmental Law

Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Bachelor of Law (JD equivalent)

Admissions

Bar

  • Brazil

Memberships

  • Member of the Brazilian Union of Environmental Lawyers (UBAA).
  • Member of the Environmental Law Commission, of the Brazilian Bar Association - Rio de Janeiro (OAB-RJ).
  • Member of the Environmental Law Committee of the Association Internationale de Droit des Assurances – AIDA – Brazil.