FERRERE provides comprehensive Antitrust Law services.

The team consists of attorneys specializing in antitrust, economic and regulatory law, who in turn have the support of the firm’s administrative-procedural, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, and intellectual property law areas. The practice also has a group of economists specializing in antitrust issues.

FERRERE’s services and experience include:

- Conducting full due diligence procedures. Preventive advice to identify specific contingencies with a view to avoiding or mitigating sanctions, fines and reputational damage.

- Preparation and implementation of compliance programs and policies, including in-house training.

- Administrative investigations: representation and defense of claims and investigations vis-à-vis administrative authorities and administrative claims courts.

- Antitrust litigation: representation and defense in legal actions seeking compensation for violation of free competition rules.

- Regional litigation under community law: representation and defense in claims and investigations before the Andean Court of Justice.

- Assistance on vertically or horizontally integrated transactions, including planning, notification and obtaining prior authorization at local level. We participate, along with international firms, in multi-jurisdiction integration processes.

- General regulatory advice for implementation, reform and review of commercial models, distribution channels, license agreements, etc.

- Collaboration with the government on designing regulatory frameworks.


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Chambers Latin America Uruguay

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Chambers Latin America Uruguay

"...Its strengths lie in its fast response times, exceptional courtroom performance and thorough understanding of clients needs.”” The team is specially praised for its great skill in arbitration matters...”

Chambers Latin America Uruguay

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Chambers Latin America Uruguay

“...This full-service firm is a high-profile player and handles a large volume of corporate work. It has excellent working relationships with the authorities and stands out for its network of branches in other countries of the region...”

Chambers Latin America Uruguay

“...Ferrere provides a service of international standard, according to clients: ‘The fierce commitment of the senior lawyers, their proactive approach and continual contact makes it feel like a USA...”

Chambers Latin America Uruguay

“...This is one of the most prestigious law firms in Montevideo, offering a personalized service and excellent specialists in every area of law...”

Chambers Latin America Uruguay

“...Aggressive market leader with regional presence...”

Latin Lawyer

“...Comfortably Uruguay´s largest law firm...”

Latin Lawyer

“full of capable professionals (...) ready to work extremely hard to maintain the firm’s number-one reputation”

Chambers Global

"Considered by some to be "the best outfit in Latin America, let alone Uruguay"

Chambers Global




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