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Brazil

Competition and antitrust
Competition and antitrust - ranked: tier 4

Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados

Noted for its ‘extensive technical knowledge and business-oriented approach’, Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados has ‘partners who participate directly in the case’. Its clients include major companies in Brazil’s technology, education and automotive sectors. Practice head Priscila Brolio Gonçalves is recommended.

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Corporate and M&A
Corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 3

Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados

Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados maintains a busy corporate practice, and is particularly strong in highly regulated sectors such as energy, infrastructure and TMT. In 2016, the compact team saw an uptick in private equity transactions; engagements included advising a major Brazilian private equity firm on a new investment, with Frederico Buosi leading the advice. Healthcare is another area of expertise, with Denise Salles recently advising a leading healthcare company providing medical services to low-income citizens on the creation of new clinics and laboratories. Rodrigo Vella is another key figure in the department. In a major move, the firm agreed a strategic alliance with multinational firm Dentons in 2017.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution: litigation - ranked: tier 4

Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados

The ‘efficient and technically strong’Antonio Celso Fonseca Pugliese leads Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados’ dispute resolution department, which receives a steady flow of mandates from the firm’s corporate and M&A department. Its client portfolio includes national and international corporations from a wide range of sectors, and its focus on the international side is expected to increase as it has recently signed a strategic alliance with Dentons.

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International trade and customs
International trade and customs - ranked: tier 3

Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados

Economic law is an area of focus for Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados. The team’s workload in 2016 included representing clients in anti-dumping investigations and public interest proceedings, and advisory work concerning temporary reductions of import tax. In one highlight, practice head Priscila Brolio Gonçalves acted for Jiangyin Xingcheng Special Steel Works in relation to the investigation into hot-rolled steel products.

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Labour and employment
Labour and employment - ranked: tier 4

Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados

Marcos Renato Gelsi dos Santos is in charge of labour and employment mandates at Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados. The group is particularly noted for its litigation expertise, and primarily represents domestic companies.

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Public law
Public law - ranked: tier 5

Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados

Regulatory, compliance and anti-corruption are key areas of focus for Luís Felipe Valerim Pinheiro at Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados, which also covers a host of public and administrative law matters.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 4

Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados

Frederico Buosi leads Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados’ ‘hard-working’ team, which delivers ‘solutions to accomplish business goals’. It specialises in advising technology start-ups as well as telecoms and IT providers.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 4

Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados

Tax litigation - ranked: tier 3

Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados

Antonio Carlos Guidoni Filho’s tax department at Vella Pugliese Buosi e Guidoni Advogados expanded in January 2017 with the hire of highly experienced partner Fábio Nieves Barreira. The team services a varied client base including many companies in the energy and sugar and alcohol sectors, and is particularly renowned for tax litigation. In May 2017, the firm announced its strategic alliance with multinational firm Dentons.

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