Competition

Prudent Solutions for Companies Operating in an Increasingly Complex Economic Context

As competition authorities in Brazil and elsewhere investigate company practices and transactions with ever-greater zeal, clients must increasingly turn to law firms with knowledge and expertise in competition law.

R$ 86.4 mi
Fines imposed by the Brazilian Competition Authority (CADE) in 2017
R$ 7 bi
Penalties assessed by CADE on the five largest cartels in the country since 2004


 

Almeida Advogados’ team advises Brazilian and foreign clients alike on competition-related matters, such as:

  • Representing clients in investigations and other proceedings initiated by the Administrative Council of Economic Defense (CADE) and other regulatory entities;

  • Providing legal counsel in competition-related disputes;

  • Assisting Brazilian clients with international (i.e. cross-border) transactions;

  • Counseling on the development of commercial and corporate structures to mitigate potential competition risks.

Our Practice Areas

Corporate, M&A and Contracts
BANKING & FINANCE CAPITAL MARKETS Private Equity
Infrastructure and Project Finance
ENERGY MINING Oil & Gas
Labor, Employment and Social Security
IMMIGRATION EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION
Technology, Media and Telecommunications
DATA PROTECTION & CYBERSECURITY