Keila Manangão

Keila ManangãoWorking Area

Litigation and Arbitration.

Academic Training

Master of Civil Law, from the Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, with a Thesis titled “Seguro e Boa-fé no Código Civil: a Ambivalência de Boa-fé aplicadad ao Contrato de Seguro no Código Civil”, passing with the highest grade – 2007.

Specialist in Constitutional Civil Law, from the Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro School of Law – 2005.

Specialist in Business Law, from the Universidade Cândido Mendes School of Law – 1997.

Bachelor of Law, from the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro School of Law – 1994.

Professional Experience

Founding Partner of Santos Bevilaqua Advogados.

Partner of the Insurance, Reinsurance, Supplemental Pension Fund and Healthcare practice at Demarest Advogados, where she was Head of Litigation – 2012 to 2015.

Partner at Pellon e Associados Advocacia from 1997 to 2012, where she was an Associate from 1994 to 1997.

Academic Activities

Lecturer in Insurance Law as part of the In-Company Insurance and Reinsurance Executive MBA program at IBMEC – since 2007.

Lecturer in Law Applied to Insurance as part of the Bachelor’s program, with an emphasis in insurance and pension funds, through the Escola Superior Nacional de Seguros – since 2007.

Member of AIDA – International Insurance Law Association.

Author of articles published in Brazil and abroad on insurance and reinsurance.


English and Portuguese.


Named in the main rankings and Best-of lists in insurance and reinsurance, such as: Chambers and Partners, Advocacia 500, Legal 500, Latin Lawyer and Expert Guides.

Contact Info
(21) 3993-5071