Luiz Afrânio Araujo

Partner - Brazil

Luiz Afrânio Araujo has more than 15 years of experience handling complex litigation and consulting in the area of labour and employment law. He represents domestic and foreign clients in various industries, including tobacco, automotive, information technology, pharmaceutical and logistics.

  • Languages : 
  • English
  •  - Portuguese

Veirano Advogados

Av. Bartolomeu Mitre, 770 – Leblon - CEP: 22431-004 - Rio de Janeiro/RJ – Brasil

Tel: +552138244747

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.