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Luiz Virgílio Pimenta Penteado Manente

Luiz Virgílio Pimenta Penteado Manente

Practice Groups

Litigation, Consumer Affairs, Automotive , Agribusiness, Arbitration


Office: São Paulo
Phone: (55 11) 5086-5382


Professional experience

Luiz assists clients with compliance issues and litigation relating to consumer law. His experience includes the filing of actions, preparation of defenses and appeals, and representing clients in proceedings before the Departments of Consumer Protection, Ministry of Public Prosecution, Special Civil Courts, and Common Justice.


Luiz is consistently recognized as a leading lawyer by national and international legal publications such as Chambers Global, Chambers Latin America, The Legal 500, Expert Guides and Análise Advocacia 500.


  • English
  • French


  • Studied at the Academy of American and International Law within the Center for American and International Law, USA, 2008.
  • Graduate of the Law School of PUC-SP (Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo), 1988.

Additional activities:

  • Board member of AASP (São Paulo Lawyers Association).
  • Councilor of the Legal Committee of CCFB (France-Brazil Chamber of Commerce).


  • Gestão de Conflitos do Agronegócio (co-author). São Paulo: Ed. Thoth, 2021.
  • Luiz Virgílio has also published articles in relevant national publications, such as Valor Econômico, Revista Custo Brasil and Diário Comércio Indústria & Serviços (DCI).

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