Areas of practice | Public bidding, public contracts and infrastructure
Advice on matters of national and international public biddings, including: (i) examination of the structure and legality of bidding notices and procedures; (ii) preparation of schedules and checklists of documents and proposals; (iii) preparation of defenses and judicial measures of external control before Brazilian National Courts and Audit Tribunals; (iv) organization and submission of evidence; (v) follow-up of bidding procedures; and (vi) administrative litigation, judicial litigation and arbitration.
Advice on matters of public contracts, including: (i) preventive audit and contract management, instructing the contract manager on legal and contractual requirements, with emphasis on risks and mitigation of damages; (ii) follow-up of contractual performance by managing documents to safeguard rights and credits; (iii) preparation of claims and monitoring of administrative legal measures, in litigation or arbitration.
Advice on matters of public-private partnerships, concessions and permissions, including: (i) preparation of a legal regime, its structure and legality on processes of delegation and decentralization of public services; (ii) follow-up of the bidding procedures; and (iii) contract management.
Advice on matters of fiscal responsibility, including the examination of the application of the Fiscal Responsibility Federal Act to public contracts.
Advice on matters regarding the State and Federal Audit Tribunals, including: (i) follow-up of audit proceedings; (ii) representation in claims, interim measures and accountability requests; (iii) preparation of memoranda and oral defenses.
Advice on matters of regulatory agencies, including representation in advisory and judicial proceedings.
Representation of clients in administrative, judicial and arbitration proceedings involving Brazilian Administrative Law, including measures of external control related to administrative contracts and proceedings.