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Mundie e Advogados

RUA DO CARMO, 7, 18º ANDAR, RIO DE JANEIRO, 20011-020, BRAZIL
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www.mundie.com.br
Brasilia, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo

Brazil

Competition and antitrust
Competition and antitrust - ranked: tier 3

Mundie e Advogados

The ‘highly dedicated’ team at Mundie e Advogados is noted for its ‘good technical knowledge and great client service’. Highlights included representing TIM in CADE’s investigation into zero-rating offers by leading telecoms companies in the country. In addition to its merger control and investigations work, the team regularly assists clients with compliance policies and training. While former head-of-practice Guilherme Ribas has left the firm, associates Enrico Spini Romanielo and Tomás Filipe Ribeiro Paiva also attract strong praise.

Next generation lawyers

Enrico Spini Romanielo - Mundie e Advogados

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Corporate and M&A (including ‘compliance’)
Corporate and M&A (including ‘compliance’) - ranked: tier 4

Mundie e Advogados

Rodolpho Protasio heads the five-partner corporate team at Mundie e Advogados, which is instructed by a diverse range of companies and private equity investors. The firm’s impressive antitrust expertise is a draw, enabling it to handle corporate transactions through to final competition approval. Protasio and Ana Cristina Moraes advised Heineken on the acquisition of Brasil Kirin Holding.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution: Litigation - ranked: tier 7

Mundie e Advogados

Mundie e Advogados has particular expertise in energy sector disputes and recently represented an energy generation company in a dispute with a construction firm concerning the execution of emergency repairs to the structure of a hydroelectric plant. Since publication, João Carlos Zanon has joined from Nery Attorney to head up the litigation practice but arbitral specialist Carlos Forbes has left the firm.

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International trade and customs
International trade and customs - ranked: tier 2

Mundie e Advogados

Mundie e Advogados established an international trade practice in 2017 with the hire of Carol Monteiro de Carvalho and Andrea Weiss Balassiano, formerly at Bichara Advogados. The pair are ‘outstanding’, and have ‘absolute control of any case they are taking care of’. The team recently represented a division of Sasol Group Services in a public interest proceeding initiated by Brazil against imports of N-butanol from South Africa and Russia.

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Labour and employment
Labour and employment - ranked: tier 5

Mundie e Advogados

Mundie e Advogados has expertise in expatriation policies and the recruitment of high-level executives, in addition to handling litigation and transactions. Nádia Demoliner Lacerda leads the team, which counts Neoenergia among its clients.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 1

Mundie e Advogados

Mundie e Advogados delivers ‘excellent response times’, and ‘works tirelessly’ on a broad range of TMT matters. Recent highlights include advising on pay-TV regulation, digital television matters, the transfer of broadcasting licences, and the provision of telecoms service licences. The group, which counts AT&T among its clients, also handles disputes in the sector. Ana Claudia Beppu dos Santos Oliveira and Elinor Cristófaro Cotait, who ‘speaks a corporate language’, lead the team, which includes associates Beatriz Faustino França and Tomás Schoeller Paiva.

Leading lawyers

Elinor Cristófaro Cotait - Mundie e Advogados

Next generation lawyers

Tomás Schoeller Paiva - Mundie e Advogados

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 5

Mundie e Advogados

Mundie e Advogados regularly advises on the tax aspects of corporate transactions and also has an active practice in tax consulting and litigation. Antenori Trevisan Neto heads the practice and is supported by three dedicated associates.

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Brazil: Energy and natural resources

Electricity
Energy and natural resources: electricity - ranked: tier 2

Mundie e Advogados

Mundie e Advogados is particularly recommended for regulatory work in the electricity sector, acting for an impressive roster of clients including Engie, BTG Pactual, Nova Energia and Eneva. The group advised the latter on an investigation regarding the renewal of the insurance policy for all of the company’s plants, as well as conducting an analysis of sector regulation in the context of public hearings held by ANEEL. Another highlight was assisting CTEEP in relation to an investigation concerning the implementation of new transmission lines. Rafael Fabbri D’Avila is the name to note.

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