The importance of labor and social security disputes in Brazil has resulted in Garcia & Keener becoming actively involved in that area, at both the administrative and judicial levels. It represents, particularly, the interests of large corporations in individual and collective labor claims, employment-related accidents, presenting administrative and judicial defenses in proceedings for collection of social security debts and fines imposed by Regional Labor Offices.

In this sphere, the Office’s philosophy of avoiding lawsuits whenever possible, gives preference to counseling, resulting in considerable financial benefits for clients.