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Grinberg, Cordovil Advogados

Competition/Antitrust

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What the team is known for

Well-regarded boutique boasting solid skills in anti-competitive investigations before CADE. National and international corporate heavyweights hailing from different sectors often instruct the team with complex cases related to cartel behaviour and abuse of dominant position. Clients further benefit from its advice on preventive measures, including the design of antitrust compliance programmes and training, in addition to consultancy during the preparatory stages of commercial deals.

Strengths

A client comments: "We are very satisfied with their service, level of knowledge and experience. The team are always ready to help us with consultancy, the competition aspects related to commercial contracts and restructuring policies."

Notable practitioners

"Very active" partner Leonor Cordovil frequently defends national and multinational companies before CADE in anti-competitive investigations relating to cartel activity and abuse of dominant position. One commentator reveals: "I like working with Leonor because she is very engaged, pragmatic and responsive," while another highlights: "She is able to combine theoretical and practical experience, which inspires confidence and enables her to propose sustainable solutions to businesses."

Senior statesman and founding partner Mauro Grinberg garners praise from market commentators, who affirm that "he is highly respected in the market for his expertise and track record in anti-competitive behaviour mandates." He draws upon previous experience as CADE's commissioner to advise and represent clients in complex administrative proceedings.

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Overview

Grinberg Cordovil Advogados is a boutique law firm born with an extensive experience. Professionals who had already worked together in renowned law offices decided to establish GCA to render high quality, specialized services and innovative solutions to legal matters for both national and foreign clients. The first has solid and recognized know-how in assisting clients in all aspects of Competition Law. The firm's experience specifically dealing with: (i) complex mergers and acquisitions, horizontal mergers, vertical integrations, joint ventures, associative agreements and challenges to transactions before the Brazilian Antitrust Authority ("CADE"); (ii) administrative proceedings before CADE and/or lawsuits before the Judicial Courts in matters related to infringing conducts such as cartel prosecutrion, refusal to sell, sham litigation, price discrimination, resale price maintenance, predatory or abusive pricing, among others; (iii) preventive assistance and advisory services, and (iv) preparing and implementing compliance programs.

Industries

banking and finance

chemical and petrochemical

civil engineering

consumer goods

eletronics

entertainment

entertainment

healthcare

Internet

logistics

machinery

maritime logistics

mining

packaging

pharmaceuticals

rubber and plastic

technology

textiles

transport

Competition/Antitrust Department

Grinberg, Cordovil Advogados

firm
Department location

Alameda Santos, No. 787

8th floor

São Paulo - SP

Sao Paulo

Brazil

01419-001

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Competition/Antitrust


Leonor Cordovil
Band 2
Mauro Grinberg
Senior Statespeople