Partner Profile

Bruno Peixoto

Araujo e Policastro Advogados

Brazil

LL 250

Biography

Areas of practice: Antitrust and competition.

Education: bachelor of Laws (LLB, 2001) from the Federal University of Minas Gerais Law School (UFMG); master’s degree in economic law from UFMG (2005); law master's (LLM) from the University of Chicago (2005).

Languages: Portuguese, English and Spanish.

Member: Vice chair, International Antitrust Committee, Section of International Law, American Bar Association; former government attorney at the Federal Antitrust Department, Ministry of Justice; member of the Brazilian Institute for the Study of Competition, Consumer and International Trade; member of the Competition and Economic Regulation Committee of the Brazilian Bar Association, Sao Paulo State Chapter – OAB/SP.

Special features: Recognised for his “well-known performances in multijurisdictional cases” in the Litigation & Competition guide published by Leaders League (2019 and 2020); recognised for his outstanding work in Antitrust and Competition by The Legal 500 (2013 to 2021), being highlighted as “Next Generation Partners” in 2019. Recommended by the GCR 100 (2013 and 2014), by Best Lawyers Brazil (2012 to 2021) and by the Global Competition Review 2012 Survey of Leading Brazilian Law Firms.

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