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André Gilberto

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CGM Advogados

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Competition and Public Law.


Partner. Specialized in Competition, Public Law, Administrative Law and Government Agencies.


Admitted to the Brazilian Bar Association in 2001. Junior Partner at Araujo e Policastro Advogados; Junior Partner at Barcellos Tucunduva Advogados; Partner at Marques Gilberto & Oliveira Felix Advogados; Partner at Campos Mello Advogados; Founding Partner of CGM Advogados.


  • Chambers Latin America’s annual recognition, since 2007 as a leading individual both in Public Law and in Competition/Antitrust, being described by clients as “an expert who is clear, objective and always available”, a "brilliant risk taker who uses his daring to his advantage in the most challenging of situations", “an assertive, objective and sharp lawyer who really knows his subject” and a lawyer who “takes a pro-business approach and provide proactive, tailored client service”;
  • Leading individual in Competition/Antitrust, Chambers Global, 2007-2008;
  • One of the most admired lawyers in the State of São Paulo, Análise Advocacia 500, 2016-2018; 
  • One of the most admired Brazilian lawyers in Competition/Antitrus, Regulatory and Compliance sectors, Análise Advocacia 500, 2018;
  • One of the most admired Brazilian lawyers in the Naval sector, Análise Advocacia 500, 2017;
  • One of the most admired Brazilian lawyers in the Pharmaceutical sector, Análise Advocacia 500, 2016;
  • Four-times winner of the International Law Office Client Choice Awards in Competition Law, 2011- 2017;
  • Individual winner in Antitrust Law, ILO Client Choice Awards, 2011-2014;
  • Leading lawyer in Compliance and Public Law, IFLR 1000 Energy and Infrastructure: Latin America, 2013;
  • Endorsed lawyer in Competition/Antitrust, PLC Which Lawyer, 2010-2012;
Author of the first book in Brazil about procedural issues in antitrust cases, published in 2011.


Portuguese and English.


Member of the Brazilian Bar Association; Member of the American Bar Association (ABA) in Administrative Law and the Antitrust sections.


Law Degree (LL.B) from the University of São Paulo (USP) in 2000 and LL.M in Public Law from the University of São Paulo (USP) in 2009.


Competition and antitrust

Within: Competition and antitrust

André Gilberto heads the team at CGM Advogados, which 'demonstrates a strong knowledge' in the field of competition. It has a particularly strong cartel investigations practice, and also handles merger control, in addition to providing day-to-day consultancy services to household name companies.

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Public law

Within: Public law

CGM Advogados acts for a multinational client base in contentious and non-contentious matters, from public tenders to investigations involving multiple public authorities. André Gilberto is the practice head.

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