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Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

Competition/Antitrust

1 ranked lawyersBand 3ColombiaLatin America 2022 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Key full-service firm well known in the market for its established competition/antitrust practice. Often found representing both domestic and international clientele in a range of matters, with a particular focus advising on merger control procedures before the SIC. Recent additions to the client roster include Clariant International AG, S4 Capital and Caterpillar.

Strengths

A market commentator acknowledges the firm's active presence in the market, and reports: "They are an important firm in the Colombian competition market with a very capable team."

Work highlights

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría acted as counsel to Traton on the Colombian merger control aspect of its global acquisition of Navistar International.

Notable practitioners

Reputable partner Diego Cardona "is an excellent lawyer who is leading the competition department at Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría's office in Bogotá," according to an interviewee. Diego Cardona regularly handles merger control procedures before the SIC.

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Overview

Our experience cover all areas of competition law, from preventive advice to representation and defense of clients in administrative punitive procedures for cartels, collusion and other restrictive conduct, including remedies before the relevant courts, as well as Also in procedures of control of national and international concentrations of business with scope in the local markets.

Our practice area is recognized by different national and international professional publications. The study's advice in this area includes, among others, the following aspects:

  • Representation and defense in infringement proceedings against imputations of restrictive practices of competition, such as collusion, business posters and abuse of position of domain, among others.
  • Counselling in investigations initiated by competition authorities, including compensated demarcation or leniency procedures.
  • Representation and defense in merger control procedures and national and international mergers with scope in local markets.
  • Design, implementation and execution of preventive mechanisms, consisting in the elaboration and monitoring of compliance programs, practical guidelines of behaviour, protocols of action and continuous training of managers and employees, among others.

Clients

Cementos Argos

CMPC/ Drypers Andina

Grupo Konectanet

Indumotora

Komatsu

Konecranes plc

Pfizer Inc.

RCN Radio

Visa International Service Association

Industries

Aerospace & Defence

Automobiles & Parts

Construction & Materials

Consumer Product Manufacturing

Financial Services

Forestry & Paper

Media

Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences

Transportation

Utilities

Competition/Antitrust

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría

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Location

Carrera 9 No 74-08

Oficina 105

Bogotá

Capital District

Colombia

76600

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Colombia

Competition/Antitrust


Diego Cardona
Band 3