José Augusto Mendes Marques

JOSÉ AUGUSTO MENDES MARQUES graduated in Law from Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS) in 2000.

He holds a postgraduate degree in Civil Procedural Law from Instituto de Desenvolvimento Cultural (IDC) and has attended an Executive Education program at Harvard Business School.

He joined the Law Firm Farinon, Carvalho da Silva & Advogados Associados in 2002 and became a partner in 2005.

José Augusto has extensive knowledge and vast experience in Admiralty Law and is also well versed in Foreign Trade and Customs Law.

Described by CHAMBERS LATIN AMERICA as a lawyer who is incredibly up to date, reliable and performs well both in and out of the courtroom”.

Languages:

Portuguese/ English / Italian

Affiliations:

Brazilian Association of Maritime Law – ABDM.

Co-Founder of the Association of Certified Translators and Interpreters of the State of Rio Grande do Sul (ASTRAJUR-RS).

Professional Recognition:

LEGAL 500 LATIN AMERICA

2015, 2016, 2017

CHAMBERS GLOBAL

2011, 2012, 2017

CHAMBERS LATIN AMERICA

2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2017, 2018