The Environmental area of Urbano Vitalino Advogados assists in environmental legislation, from obtaining licensing and permits, including requirements from agencies and other government environmental protection agencies, to the implementation of environmental licensing processes, in addition to more complex activities, such as oil and gas, general infrastructure and logging. The office's activities also include participation in public hearings and representation in administrative and judicial proceedings in federal, state and local environmental agencies, particularly negotiating and signing Agreements and Conduct Adjustments. The Environmental team assesses the environmental responsibilities involving the buying and selling of assets, solid waste management, compliance with the Forestry Code, at-risk cargo transportation and activities in the areas of basic sanitation and port sanitation, including the development of projects aimed at conservation and sustainability. The office performs environmental audits for various purposes, including the definition of action plans for compliance with legislation and the mitigation of risks, liabilities and contingencies.