Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice

Consumer Law Department

Brazil
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What the team is known for Strong full-service firm boasting significant expertise dealing with consumer law mandates. Typical services include lawsuits and class actions related to damage caused by drugs and electronic items, as well as misleading advertising. Team is also skilled at structuring recall campaigns, in addition to undertaking administrative proceedings. Clientele encompasses major technology, automotive and aviation companies, with Verifone and Oracle as new clients.

Strengths Interviewees often highlight the department's high level of legal knowledge and the quality of its client service, as emphasised by one commentator: "The firm is composed of a highly skilled team who offer prompt support to clients."

Work highlights Defended Nissan in a public class action filed by the Federal Prosecutors’ Office of Distrito Federal concerning misleading advertising.

Notable practitioners

"Great" partner
Gláucia Coelho
benefits from a wide-ranging dispute resolution practice to advise domestic and international clients with product liability lawsuits and litigation portfolios. A client highlights: "She is very skilled and draws upon a strong and diverse background," while another source adds: "I appreciate her practical, objective and client-centric attitude." Her clientele often stems from the beverage and technology sectors.