Porto Alegre based partner specialising in complex labour litigation
Mr. Araujo’ s litigation practice entails strategic, complex and financially significant labour claims brought by Labour Prosecutors, employees´ unions, high-level employees and expatriates. He also deals with claims related to labour accidents and employment relationships, and appears on behalf of his clients before the Brazilian Labour Superior Court and several Federal Courts throughout the country. He further represents clients in administrative proceedings before the Labour Ministry and Labour Prosecutors regarding labour legislation compliance issues.
In his consulting practice, Luiz drafts employment contracts for both Brazilian and foreign employees, prepares legal opinions on general labour and employment issues, reviews and designs Human Resources practices, assists clients with creating alternative compensation plans, develops employee handbooks, and provides guidance regarding hiring and dismissal of employees.