Lawyers at Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown have a reputation of success in the most sensitive and complex litigation and arbitration cases and are familiar with arbitration in accordance with the rules of all major associations and traditional litigation in court. With a strong commitment to quality and client satisfaction, our approach emphasizes a practical understanding of our clients' business problems to ensure that the services provided match the levels required in any particular case, achieving our clients’ strategic and commercial objectives. We represent clients in complex, multi-jurisdictional disputes in a number of areas, identifying and putting in place the most advantageous business-oriented solutions.

From the moment clients retain our firm, we think through the entire case and look for creative ways to resolve the dispute at the earliest opportunity, at the lowest cost and with the least risk. The care with which we develop the legal and factual record during the trial is particularly important in plaintiff-friendly jurisdictions, where the chances of prevailing at trial are diminished and victory may have to await a successful appeal.


Latin Lawyer 250, 2018
“Tauil & Chequer’s arbitration department has been steadily growing its profile in recent years owing to the team’s representation of international and domestic clients before the main arbitration institutions in Brazil and abroad. They are particularly visible on mining, oil and gas, energy, and construction cases.”

Latin Lawyer 250, 2019
Tauil & Chequer's disputes team is relatively new to the firm. Recent years have seen the firm aggressively expand and deepen the area through a series of lateral hires that have added a clutch new partners to the department's senior ranks. (…)The team has a noted set of arbitration work too.