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Vilanova Advocacia
SHIS QL 18 Conjunto 06 Casa 19
Lago Sul
Brasília, CEP: 71650-065

City focus - Brasilia > Public law and regulation

Founded in September 2021 by former CADE commissioner Polyanna Vilanova, boutique law firm Vilanova Advocacia is sought after to handle negotiations and proceedings before the antitrust authority, regulatory agencies and the judiciary.

Brazil > Competition and antitrust

Former CADE commissioner Polyanna Vilanova established Vilanova Advocacia in February 2021; the firm acts for domestic and international companies in a range of proceedings before the competition authority.

Vilanova Advocacia is a Brazilian boutique firm based in Brasilia specializing in competition law and antitrust. Founded by the Administrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE) former commissioner Polyanna Vilanova, this firm has already established itself as a leading practice in competition matters in the Brazilian market.

Polyanna Vilanova has nearly 20 years of experience in both private and public sectors, combining values and strategies that allow the contingency of risks as well as finding the best outcomes for each case. Her previous experience includes being both a partner and the Brazilian branch coordinator of one of the largest Brazilian full-service firms.

Polyanna is a highly regarded lawyer in the antitrust area in Brazil, being widely known not only in the national market but also abroad for her solid experience and for leading notable cases to her clients before CADE.

The firm assists national and international clients in complex cases, relying on years of experience from our founding partner in acting before CADE, the Judiciary and regulatory agencies in the most diverse matters related to competition defense, both in the consultative and preventive areas and in litigation.

Despite being a new law firm, Vilanova Advocacia is involved in some of CADE’s most relevant deals – with special focus on investigations – assisting leading companies from a wide variety of sectors and industries in a wide range of competition issues.

The firm’s lawyers are highly specialized in competition law, being members of CADE and some of the most renowned Brazilian competition boutiques, which enable them to provide national and international clients specialized in legal service, excelling in innovative legal solutions, combining ethics, technique, and transparency. The firm’s team works extremely close to the clients, aiming to offer clients tailor-made services, generating the most significant value to each client, in each case.

The firm’s clients are Brazilian companies based in all domestic regions, as well as international companies with business in Brazil, and encompass a broad range of sectors, such as ports, chemicals, aviation, shopping, cleaning products, construction, technology, investments, healthcare, gym, textile, oil and gas, logistics, urban mobility and infrastructure. The firm provides advisory services, in antitrust and competition topics, to a wide range of companies in the most important sectors of the economy.

Managing Partner Polyanna 61 98105-1523
Polyanna Vilanova : Founder
Edson Dias : Associate Laywer
Isabel Jardim : Associate Laywer
Matheus Carvalho : Associate Laywer
Ana Flávia Napoli : Associate Laywer
Henrique Muniz : Associate Laywer
Rubens Cantanhede : Associate Laywer