About Godofredo Mendes Vianna

Godofredo Mendes Vianna is a partner with more than 20 years’ experience in commercial law, with an emphasis on shipping, international trade, insurance and energy matters, assisting clients in cross-border litigation and ADR. He is co-chair of the Maritime and Transport Law Committee of the International Bar Association, chair of the maritime and port law committee of the Brazilian National Bar Association, chair of the maritime and port law committee of the Rio de Janeiro Bar Association, co-ordinator of the postgraduate maritime course and port law course at the Getulio Vargas Foundation and a member of the Brazilian Association of Maritime Law. Mr Mendes Vianna has published numerous articles in journals related to the practice of shipping law.


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