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What the team is known for Skilled team particularly popular among Chinese exporters hailing from the technology and steel industries, who rely on its advice on trade remedies investigations. Often sough out to assist with sunset reviews and anti-dumping investigations. Additionally recognised for structuring customs and import operations, in addition to providing counsel on public interest proceedings. Jinan Shengquan Group and Zhejiang Pengsheng Stationery are new additions to the portfolio.
Strengths Clients appreciate the service provided by the department, with one source particularly highlighting that "the international trade team offers timely, precise and satisfactory advice."
Work highlights Advised SQ Group on the sunset review related to the Brazilian imports of refractory ceramic filter from China.
Respected co-head of department Andrea Weiss Balassiano is valued by a client for her "in-depth expertise and high-quality advice," while a peer notes that "she is very collaborative and hands-on." She is well equipped to represent players from the food, agribusiness and fashion sectors in anti-dumping investigations and sunset reviews. Balassiano is also retained to structure customs operations, as well as to provide advice on import tariff requests.
"Very good, cooperative and knowledgeable" partner Carol Monteiro de Carvalho regularly represents foreign exporters in a broad range of international trade mandates. She is routinely retained by pharmaceutical, packaging and electronic companies to handle sunset reviews and anti-dumping investigations carried out by Brazilian authorities. She is further qualified to advise on the structuring of import and export regimes and import customs regulations.