Chambers Brazil’s Competition/Antitrust ranking lists leading law firms and the top lawyers advising on the most high-profile competition matters in the country. This table covers merger control arising from M&As and anti-competitive behaviour investigations, including cartel, other concerted practices and unilateral conduct. It features the most sophisticated merger review proceedings in connection with high-value transactions and the most complex investigations before CADE, the Brazilian competition authority.
The best Firms and lawyers in this ranking are renowned for handling major antitrust matters for market-leading players within the legal market. This chapter includes powerhouse law firms such as BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão; TozziniFreire Advogados; Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados; Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice; and Pinheiro Neto Advogados. A few of the most outstanding lawyers highly active and specialised in this practice area include the likes of Barbara Rosenberg, Cristiane Zarzur, Eduardo Caminati, Marcelo Calliari, and Caio Mário da Silva Pereira Neto.