Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown announced the arrival of maritime law specialist Juliana Pizzolato Furtado Senna, who joins the firm as a partner in Rio de Janeiro. She joins from Kincaid Mendes Vianna Advogados.

In addition to her focus on Maritime and Oil and Gas, Juliana brings her experience in Infrastructure, Energy, Corporate, Regulatory and Contracts. She has worked in law firms for almost two decades, specializing in maritime, commercial and oil legislation.

Recognized in the market for advising clients on contractual and regulatory issues, she has proven her experience by being highlighted – since 2015 – by several leading international publications, including Chambers and Partners and Best Lawyers.

"Juliana’s arrival reinforces our firm's commitment to providing our clients with the highest level of client service, ensuring they are advised by the most prestigious and experienced lawyers in the market," said Victor Galante, managing partner of Tauil & Chequer Advogados.

Juliana is a member of several professional associations, including the International Bar Association, the Women's International Shipping & Trading Association (WISTA Brasil); the Oil and Gas Regulation Committee of the Getúlio Vargas Foundation – FGV/RJ; the Oil, Natural Gas and Biogas Commission of the OAB/RJ; and the Infrastructure and Economic Development Commission of the OAB/RJ.