:: Who We Are ::
The law firm established in Brazil AAA - Albino Advogados Associados, founded in 1990, stands out for its customized legal services, tailored to the needs of each client. Such flexibility helps the clients to achieve the established goals, irrespective of their size or field of activity.
It is and institutional commitment of AAA to act with dedication, professionalism, ethics and transparency, always choosing the most efficient and economical solutions for the specific interests of each client. Engaged in legal business consultancy, preventive legal advice and ligation, the law firm provides customized strategic solutions in all his practice areas.
By adopting an integrated and modern management and service provision system, the law firm makes available to all its clients, at any time, the full legal support of its entire professional staff.
AAA develops innovative, dynamic, effective and expeditious legal practice aimed at results. This system ensures more complete and efficient services with and excellent cost-benefit ratio.
In addition to the traditional areas, AAA follows the new social and economic trends and their legal consequences, standing out in segments where action depends on expertise and specific technical know-how such as, for instance, antitrust, capital markets, environment and also when structuring operations within the scope of the joint public and private enterprise programs, known as Parcerias Público-Privadas - PPP.
:: Our Differential ::
Qualification and excellence
AAA has a team of professionals qualified for their technical excellence, large experience and broad business strategic vision.
Each case is analyzed jointly by the team specialized in the subject, focused on seeking the solutions that offer greater economy and efficiency to the clients.
At all stages, the cases are permanently followed by one partner through frequent meetings with the staff, and the client is informed from time to time with consultations to the process information systems.
The clients are involved in all the stages of the process and informed in a pro-active manner of the service progress, with the objective of achieving the result sought for each case.
All the possibilities of legal intervention are discussed by the staff with the clients, and the strategic decisions are adopted jointly, with full transparency.
With easy access and parking, the law firm facilities in the cities where it is present are modern and functional, with comfortable meeting rooms and advanced technological resources to ensure top quality service to the clients.
AAA acts abroad by means of partner-firms with acknowledged technical ability, in cooperation with the local professionals.
:: PRACTICE AREAS ::
Takes action at the agencies of the Brazilian Antitrust System - Brazilian Antitrust Enforcement Agency (Conselho Administrativo de Defesa Econômica - CADE), Secretary of Economic Law (Secretaria de Direito Econômico - SDE) and Secretary of Economic Monitoring (Secretaria de Acompanhamento Econômico - SEAE). Training and compliance programs.
Acquisitions, splits, consolidations and mergers
Assistance in all the stages of acquisition and disposal processes of companies, especially in due diligences, structuring operations, drafting and negotiating contracts.
Business / Civil
Contracts and consultancy in the business area when carrying out transactions between companies or individuals.
Administrative, Court Litigation and Arbitrations
Defending the clients' interest in all practice areas of the law firm, before the governmental agencies, the courts and in arbitration proceedings.
Project Finance, Corporate Finance e Securitização
Conceiving and structuring finance operations for companies, projects related to infrastructure and securitization of receivables.
Action in investigations to enforce antidumping rights, safeguards of compensatory measures.
Preventive consultancy and follow-up of administrative and court proceedings involving consumer relations.
Real Estate Enterprises and Contracts
Preparing contracts and providing legal assistance when structuring real estate enterprises, such as shopping malls, real estate enterprises, hotel enterprises, residential and commercial developments.
Internet / e-commerce
Structuring, developing and accomplishing new operations through innovative bases and systems.
Analyzing the regular standing of activities from the viewpoint of the legislation, consultancy in environmental aspects, defining the strategy in projects and defense in court and administrative proceedings.
Financial and Capital Market
Structuring fund raising operations. Assistance when taking foreign loans, making investments and re-investments.
Assistance when setting up subsidiaries, branches, offices and representations abroad, and doing international business.
Joint Public and Private Enterprise Programs (Parcerias Público-Privadas - PPP) / Concessions
Assistance aimed at developing projects that will make feasible contracts under Private Public Partnership Programs and Concessions.
Private Public Partnership - Credentials:
Federal Law Governing Public-Private Partnerships (Parcerias Público-Privadas - PPP) (Federal Law 11.079/04);
State Law Governing Public-Private Partnerships in the states of: São Paulo, Bahia, Espírito Santo, Rio Grande do Norte and Maranhão;
Administrative Ruling n° 614/06 of the Secretariat of the National Treasury;
PPP Manual of the state of Ceará.
Sewerage and Wastewater
Treatment Concession in Sewerage and Wastewater treatment in the following cities: Joinville, Chapecó, Mogi Mirim, Itu, Andradina; and Serra;
Bid for the Water Supply services in the city of Itu;
Rio Grande do Sul Sanitation Sewerage PPP;
Alto Tiête PPP Project;
SABESP - (Companhia de Saneamento Básico de SP) Auction - Court Measures;
WTP in Rio Grande in the State of São Paulo - Court Measures;
Legal Structuring Concessions;
5 New SABESP Water and Sewerage PPPs.
Ports and Airports
Leasing of the Grain Terminal in the State of Maranhão (Itaqui's Port)
Extension of the Retro-Port in the City of Guarujá;
Airport Concession in the cities Campinas, Brasília and Guarulhos;
Concession of the São Gonçalo do Amarante Airport.
Structuring of the PPPs for the Federal Roads;
Companhia Metropolitana de São Paulo and CPTM (Companhia Paulista de Trens Metropolitanos) International Bids;
PPP Series 5.000 - CPTM;
Setting up of a Train Manufacturing Facility in Brazil;
Biddings for Train Acquisition - Court Measures;
Bidding - Of the Buenos Aires Metro;
CPTM International Bidding - Court Measures;
Concession - TAV (High Speed Train) Rio de Janeiro-Campinas;
Structuring the PPP Model of the Airport Express;
São Paulo Metro Line 6.
Infrastructure of the XV Pan-American Games - RJ 2007;
Estádio Castelão PPP;
PPP of the Arena das Dunas Stadium in the State of Rio Grande do Norte;
PPP for the Construction, Launching and Operation of Satellites.
Health and Education
PPPs for Hospitals;
PPP in the New Manaus Military School;
PPP for The Hospital in the Following States: Minas Gerais, Goiás, Ceará and Distrito Federal.
Structuring the PPP Model for Prison in the State of São Paulo;
PPP Prison in the State of MG.
Concession of Parking Lots in the Federal District, Fortaleza and São Paulo.
Advertising Bids and Court Measures.
World Engineering Convention - WEC 2008 - Electronic Auction.
Services to the Citizen
Administrative Concessions of Integrated Services Center (Unidades de Atendimento Integrado - UAI in the State of Minas Gerais );
"Rio Fácil" Centers in Bangu and Rio Centro in the State of Rio de Janeiro.
Services to Concessionaires
Alto Tietê PPP Contract;
Series 5.000 PPP Contracts - CPTM;
PPP Contract for the Prison Compound in the State of Minas Gerais
Castelão Stadium in the State of Ceará PPP Contract;
PPP Contracts of the Integrated Service Centers (Unidades de Atendimento Integrado - UAI in The State of Minas Gerais).
Assistance in Financing
Financing - Alto Tietê PPP;
Financing - Series 5.000 Train PPP CPTM;
Financing - Paranaguá Concession;
Financing - PPP of the Prison Compound in the State of Minas Gerais .
Structuring successions, including by forming trusts abroad.
Privatizations and Tenders
Assistance to companies participating of the privatization processes of state-owned companies and tenders in general. Analysis of administrative contracts.
Preventive and adjusting consultancy, revision of labor and social security procedures, drafting documents for the defense and subordinate's actions in labor court litigations, and filing of defenses and appeals within the administrative scope of the social security service, Labor Ministry and Labor Attorney General Office.
Corporate recovery and reorganization
Conceiving and structuring corporate reorganization operations in general.
Tax planning for the regular activities of companies, investment operations, new businesses, associations, mergers, splits, consolidations and tax recovery. Administrative and court defenses in the litigation area.