Areas of Practice

The Brazilian legal system is based on Civil Law tradition. The Federal Constitution, in force since October 5th, 1988, is the supreme rule of the country. There are several differences between the Brazilian and American legal system and only experienced lawyers who are licensed to practice law in Brazil and in the United States have the necessary expertise to argue cases or issue opinions on Brazilian law.

At Viana Law Firm P.C. our attorneys are licensed in both Brazil and the United States. We have the necessary expertise and qualifications to represent and assist you in matters involving Brazilian law. Additionally, with affiliated offices in Brazil, our clients living in the United States can rest assured that their demands in Brazil are being well cared for by our experienced team of Brazilian attorneys.