Title: Corporate / Business Litigation


Pedro Soares Maciel



Pedro Maciel

Firm: Veirano Advogados
Address:Av. Brigadeir Faria Lima 3477-16th Floor
Sao Paulo 04538-133
Phone:55 11 5505-4001
Fax:55 11 5505-3990
Email:Send an Email
Local Time:Fri. 02:46


Pedro Maciel has litigation, trial and appellate experience in a wide variety of corporate, commercial, and securities litigation and arbitration. Pedro has served as litigation and arbitration counsel for a number of foreign and Brazilian business entities in federal and state courts through out the country. Pedro has handled cases which covered a broad range of commercial disputes, including shareholder derivative suits, telecommunications, patent litigation, and which have involved such diverse industries as banking, energy, telecommunication, entertainment and mining. Pedro has arbitrated complex corporate and commercial disputes under the rules of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the American Arbitration Association (AAA), and the Brazilian Canadian Chamber of Commerce.


Languages: Portuguese and English.


Areas of Practice


  • Antitrust and Unfair Competition
  • Arbitration / Mediation
  • Litigation


Professional Career


Professional Associations

  • International Bar Association

Chambers of Commerce and Associations

- American Chamber of Commerce (Amcham-SP);
- British Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Brazil (Britcham);
- Deutsch-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AHK).

Professional Activities and Experience

During 1999 and 2000, Pedro joined the international practice group of Alston & Bird in Atlanta as an international associate.

Bar Admission

Brazilian Bar Association (States of Rio de Janeiro e Sao Paulo).



International Advanced Arbitration Practice Workshop (2003 and 2004)
ICC Institute of World Business Law

Negotiation and Advanced Negotiation Workshops (2001)
Harvard Law School

Orientation in U.S.A. Law Program (1997)
University of California Law School and University Extension, Davis

LL.B. (1997)
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro Law School