Juliana Senna

Shipping, International Trade, Corporate & Securities

“Partner Juliana Pizzolato Furtado Senna is recognized in the maritime transport market for her experience advising clients on financing mandates and regulatory issues before the National Waterway Transport Agency (ANTAQ)”

"Juliana Pizzolato Furtado Senna frequently deals with regulatory matters for clients in the sector, in addition to advising on contractual issues.”

Chambers Brazil


Juliana Senna is a partner in the Shipping practice at Tauil & Chequer Advogados in assocation with Mayer Brown, in the Rio de Janeiro office. In addition to Maritime Law, Juliana has solid experience in Oil and Gas, Infrastructure, Energy, Corporate Law, Regulatory Law and Contracts. Juliana has over 20 years’ experience working in law firms focused on Shipping and has specializations in Maritime Law, Commercial Law and Petroleum Law.


  • Advised several clients in sale and purchase of Brazilian and foreign vessels operating in Brazil, including in relation to customs and flag procedures
  • Advised several clients in licensing and negotiation of agreements with port for development of private LNG terminal
  • Advised several clients in reporting of irregular activities before ANTAQ
  • Advised several clients in Administrative licensing procedures before ANTAQ and ANP
  • Advised several clients in relation to punitive procedures before ANTAQ and ANP


  • Ranked as “Band 4” in Shipping - Chambers Brazil, 2015-2023
  • Ranked as “Up & Coming” in Energy & Natural Resources: Oil & Gas - Chambers Brazil 2022-2023


  • Brazil


  • English
  • Portuguese

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Member of the Oil and Gas Commission of the Brazilian Bar Association – Rio de Janeiro (OAB/RJ), since 2021
  • Member of the Infrastructure Commission of the Brazilian Bar Association – Rio de Janeiro (OAB/RJ), 2022
  • Associate Member of AIEN – Association for International Energy Negotiators, 2023
  • Associate Member of Wista – Women in Shipping and Transport Association, founding associate since 2019