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Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown

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Eduardo Molan Gaban

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Eduardo Molan Gaban is the head of the Latin American Antitrust & Competition Group. He is based in the São Paulo and Brasilia offices and lead 14 professionals (12 lawyers – including himself - and 2 interns) fully dedicated to practice. Eduardo is also member of the Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice at Mayer Brown LLP, focusing complex cases on economic law litigation; He is also member of the Global Anticorruption & FCPA group, and International Trade practice at Mayer Brown. Eduardo has over 16 years of experience and is highly rated in the market by clients, peers and authorities. He has in-depth knowledge of the Brazilian regulatory regime, having spent two years as an enforcer at the Brazil’s Administrative Council for Economic Defence – CADE. 

He has successfully lead complex cases with large repercussions related to mergers, national and international investigations, civil and criminal cases for cartel practices and related crimes (bid rigging, fraud, corruption, etc.). Additionally, he has experience with complex litigation in the antitrust and civil, criminal, antitrust and intellectual property areas as well as with disputes and advocacy in regulatory affairs involving logistics and transport, aviation , energy , telecommunications and education.

He has worked in several (over 20) high profile cartel investigations involving dawn raids, civil and criminal litigations, leniency applications and settlement negotiations before CADE as well as Federal and State Prosecutors Offices.


Competition and antitrust

Within: Competition and antitrust

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown is well positioned to handle cross-border mergers thanks to its international office network, and it also acts for Brazilian companies in a multitude of sectors in cartel investigations. Among its recent high-profile work, the team acted for SETCESP - Sindicato das Empresas de Transporte de Cargas e Região in an abuse of dominant position claim against the Brazilian postal service, ECT. Eduardo Molan Gaban leads the team, which includes associate Bruno Droghetti Magalhães Santos and cooperates closely with the firm’s corporate and M&A department.

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International trade and customs

Within: International trade and customs

Highly regarded partner Eduardo Molan Gaban heads the government and global trade practice at Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown. The team acts for multinational corporations, governments and trade associations in trade remedies cases, trade compliance matters and WTO disputes.

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