Some of our cases

  • Rio de Janeiro

    Município: Mangaratiba

    Maritime Tribunal proceedings: OVERLOADING

    Overloading. Attendance on behalf of the owners before the Maritime Tribunal. Disputes if causation should be attributable to draft readings or scales failure and who should bear for time lost and discharge costs to refloat the vessel

  • Rio de Janeiro

    Município: Angra dos Reis

    Federal Court: OIL POLLUTION

    Oil Pollution. Fine proceedings and civil public action levied by the Federal Prosecutors.

  • Rio de Janeiro

    Município: Angra dos Reis

    State Court: OIL POLLUTION

    Oil Pollution. Duplication of fines dispute. Wrong nomination of defendants.

  • Rio de Janeiro

    Município: Sepetiba

    Maritime Tribunal proceedings: COLLISION

    Collision with terminal. Acting for owners in the Maritime Court. Dispute related to damages to vessel and terminal

  • Paraná

    Município: Paranaguá

    Maritime, Federal and State Courts. Administrative proceedings before the Federal Police, Environmental Authorities, Nacional Oil Agency, Chamber of Aldermen : EXPLOSION FOLLOWED BY METHANOL AND BUNKERS SPILL

    Gas carrier cargo explosion followed by methanol and bunkers spill. 11.000 claims of whatsoever nature as civil, penal and administrative. Tax claims. Discussion about preparedness on contingency plans.Shipowner´s right to recover. Joint and several liability for damages to the environment. Mitigation and clean up coordination as agent of necessity. 6.000 suits. Crisis management. Management of 838 servants in the attendance.

    Harbor Master and Maritime Tribunal proceedings: EXPLOSION Pesticide explosion after fumigation process to protect grain. Verification of what might have caused the same.

  • Ceará

    Município: Fortaleza

    Maritime and Federal Courts. Administrative proceedings before Environmental Authorities: COLLISION

    Collision between vessels, oil pollution, clean up. Acting for owners of vessel. Dispute related to damages to vessels, partial loss of cargo, clean up costs, delay in deliver of cargo, environmental fines, freeze of assets.

  • São Paulo

    Município: São Paulo

    State Court: WHARFAGE

    Acting for owners and agents. Dispute related to wharfage

  • São Paulo

    Município: Santos

    Maritime and State Courts: COLLISION

    Collision among 4 vessels and 2 terminals. Application of the Brussels Collision Convention, 1910. Maritime Tribunal. Negative declaratory action. Disputes about what jurisdiction should apply. Consecutive incident with new collision involving 2 vessels and 1 terminal.

    Maritime Tribunal proceedings: COLLISION Collision between vessels. Dispute about whether sudden engine failure may consist in a fortuitous cause.

    Maritime Tribunal and State Courts: WASH DAMAGE

    Wash damage. Application of Collision Convention, 1910 to wash damages. Limitation of liability. Arrest requirements.

    LIQUEFACTION Liquefaction of a coal cargo.

  • Maranhão

    Município: São Luis

    Maritime Court

    Structural failure. Acting for owners of vessel. Dispute related to damages to vessel.

    GROUNDING Grounding in not charted place within the port. Dispute about unsafe port.

  • Rio Grande do Sul

    Município: Porto Alegre

    Maritime Authority Proceedings: VESSEL´S ABANDONMENT

    Acting for P&I after abandon of the vessel by owners following its grounding

  • Pará

    Município: Belém

    State Court: DAMAGES TO TERMINAL

    Acting for owners of the vessel. Dispute related to alleged damages to the terminal.

  • Santa Catarina

    Município: Itajaí

    State Court: COLLISION

    Acting for owners of the vessel. Dispute related to collision.

  • Santa Catarina

    Município: Imbituba

    Harbour Master: DAMAGE TO VESSEL

    Acting for owners of the vessel Transatlantic. Shore crane damage to vessel.

  • Mato Grosso do Sul

    Município: Corumbá

    COLLISION

    Acting for owners of the vessel. Dispute related to collision with a boat

  • Espírito Santo

    Município: Vitória

    State Court: CARGO CLAIM

    Protecting vessel´s interests in a cargo claim

    VESSEL´S ABANDONMENT Vessel´s abandonment. Crew members on strike. Disputes to allow cargo to be discharged and status of the maritime agent.

  • Bahia

    Município: São Francisco do Conde

    State Court: OIL POLLUTION

    Oil pollution after incident in Refinery Landulpho Alves.

  • Bahia

    Município: Madre de Deus

    State Court

    Dispute involving Bill of Lading