Rio lawyer to international event


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Partner at Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados will be one of the lecturers at an international event in London this month.

Godofredo Mendes Vianna (photo) is the Brazilian representative at the event “International Maritime Law Seminar” and will be one of the lecturers at the event , which will happen on September 26, in London, England.

This year’s seminar has as the central topic “Recent developments Maritime Law: The Multi-jurisdictional Perspective” and will have participants from twelve countries addressing recent developments in maritime law within their respective jurisdictions, among them is attorney Godofredo Mendes Vianna, who will address issues referring to Brazil. This seminar is free.

About Godofredo Mendes Vianna:

Senior Partner at Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados since 1990, with a Law degree from Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, with more than 20 years’ experience in Maritime Law, Foreign Trade, Insurance & Reinsurance and Oil & Gas.

Coordinator of the Continued Education Program at Fundação Getulio Vargas – RJ Post graduation course,  President of the Maritime and Port Law Committee of the Brazilian Bar Association (RJ section) for the period 2013-2016, lecturer in seminars and events throughout Brazil and other countries in his areas of expertise and author of several publications in the area of Maritime Law. He is a member of the Brazilian Association of Maritime Law  – ABDM, of the International Bar Association – IBA and of the da Ibero-American Institute of Maritime Law – IIDM.

Further information on the law office Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados:

Established in 1932, the Office Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados completed 80 years of existence in 2012.Throughout  this period, the firm consolidated its experience in the civil law, corporate and tax areas, notoriously in maritime and port law, insurance and reinsurance, and international law. Owing to the growth of the Oil & Gas area in Brazil, the firm has expanded its presence in emerging markets, such as energy, infrastructure, and environment.


Source: Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados