Filipe Oliveira focuses his practice in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, contracts and administrative law including handling related litigation. He has experience in drafting and negotiating M&A contracts in a wide range of industries including energy, higher education and construction. Mr Oliveira also assists Brazilian and international companies with drafting of complex commercial contracts, especially those related to service renderings and equipment supply for infrastructure projects. He also advises clients throughout all stages of the public bidding process in several Brazilian states and on matters related to government contracts. In the litigation area, Mr Oliveira has handled a number of high-profile cases involving regulatory law, particularly in the energy sector. He recently represented a concessionary of energy distribution in several lawsuits against the Brazilian Energy Agency (ANEEL) worth over 1 billion reais. He has also counselled clients in arbitrations concerning large infrastructure projects and commercial disputes. Mr Oliveira brings an international perspective to clients gained from his time spent studying and living in the United States.