IWRCF and its lawyers were once more ranked by Legal500:
COMPETITION AND ANTITRUST
Inglez, Werneck, Ramos, Cury e Françolin Advogados (IWRCF) stands out for its ‘high technical expertise’ and ‘mastery of the partners over different areas of law’. Under the leadership of the highly regarded Ricardo Inglez de Souza, the competition team is particularly prominent in conduct cases, regularly handling investigations concerning alleged anti-competitive practices, including high-profile cartel cases. The firm counts major automotive, toy manufacturing and aviation companies among its clients, which also seek the team’s assistance with competition compliance programmes and merger filings. The department benefits from the input of specialised competition law associates Stefanie Schmitt Giglio and Daniel Elias do Nascimento, who each draw on over 10 years of experience.
Ricardo Inglez de Souza – Inglez, Werneck, Ramos, Cury e Françolin Advogados (IWRCF)
Daniel Elias do Nascimento – Inglez, Werneck, Ramos, Cury e Françolin Advogados (IWRCF)
Ricardo Inglez de Souza
‘Very creative and practical when giving opinions.’
‘IWRCF has been providing excellent technical quality service to us in recent years, with quality service, fast and efficient. In general, the results delivered by IWRCF have been assertive and more than adequate to the needs and requests of the business areas.’
‘Ricardo Inglez continues to be a mainstay in competition issues and his team demonstrates not only technical knowledge, but also a commitment to the defense of our interests, in particular I mention the lawyer Daniel Elias do Nascimento.’
‘The high technical expertise and mastery of the partners over different areas of law. Availability to deal with customers.’
‘Dr. Ricardo Inglez – distinguished by his high ability to master the issues involved in the competition rules of the market.’
The team at Inglez, Werneck, Ramos, Cury e Françolin Advogados (IWRCF) focuses on legal marketing and advertising matters, advising clients on the review of advertising campaigns, media and entertainment agreements, and regulatory issues. Its practitioners have significant experience acting before regulatory agency CONAR and demonstrate particular strength in advertising mandates involving auto parts, consumer products and technology. Luiz Werneck leads on complex media and entertainment cases. Talita Sabatini Garcia is particularly active in managing relationships between advertisers and regulatory agencies.
Luiz Werneck – Inglez, Werneck, Ramos, Cury e Françolin Advogados (IWRCF)
‘Technical knowledge in digital marketing, promotions, advertising analysis and matters before CONAR.’
‘Luiz Werneck is a lawyer with excellent technical knowledge and, as he has already worked in the legal department of a large company, knows a lot about the needs of clients. He is very approachable and assertive in his recommendations.’
‘Very attentive team that sticks to deadlines. Luis Werneck is recommended for advertising matters.’
‘Talita Sabatini has exemplary technique in the field of advertising, in addition to providing impeccable customer service.’
‘The firm has developed a very specific and highly specialised knowledge of entertainment law. It is necessary to have an in-depth view of the functioning of the sector. The teams stands out for that.’
‘The practice clearly stands out for its availability and customer service. Luiz Werneck brings with him an unprecedented skill in the construction of the theses he defends.’
LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT
At Inglez, Werneck, Ramos, Cury e Françolin Advogados (IWRCF), ‘the availability, cordiality and quality of delivery make the service exceptional’. The firm is regularly called upon by clients for assistance in sensitive disputes and strategic employment matters. The firm regularly assists in the negotiation of collective bargaining agreements with unions, and represents clients from across a range of sectors, including financial services and infrastructure. The practice is also noted for its expertise in high-value collective and individual labour claims. Well-regarded practice head Luiz Fernando Alouche has over 20 years’ experience in the market. Associate Tamira Fioravante also receives praise.
Luiz Fernando Alouche
‘IWRCF stands out for its availability, quality of delivery and compliance with deadlines agreed with its customers.’
‘It is an office that is always available to meet us and help us in the best solution of the conflict.’
‘Without a shadow of a doubt, the availability, cordiality and quality of delivery make the service exceptional.’
‘I strongly recommend Luiz Fernando Alouche. The partner acts directly in all cases considered strategic and relevant, participating and conducting meetings, reviewing the preparation of procedural pieces and making oral support before the Courts.’
‘Precise and differentiated service, both in terms of consultation and prevention.‘
‘I would highlight Luiz Alouche (Advisory and Litigation) and Tamira Fioravante (Advisory).’
DISPUTE RESOLUTION: LITIGATION
Inglez, Werneck, Ramos, Cury e Françolin Advogados (IWRCF) is well equipped to provide pre-litigation advice and represent clients from a multitude of industries in litigation at the administrative and judicial levels. The group has established itself as a popular choice of counsel for clients in the automotive, healthcare and food and beverages industries. Renato José Cury is regarded as an ‘excellent professional in consumer issues’; he has a strong track record in civil litigation and class actions. Andréa Pitthan Françolin is highlighted for her ‘availability, broad and strategic vision of the themes, clear understanding of facts and business vision’, and Tatiana Magalhães Florence excels in disputes related to commercial and administrative law.
Tatiana Magalhães Florence – Inglez, Werneck, Ramos, Cury e Françolin Advogados (IWRCF)
Renato José Cury; Andréa Pitthan Françolin
‘The firm is formed by excellent professionals who are dedicated to their clients. Partners work very closely on a daily basis and that makes a big difference. Renato Cury is an excellent professional in consumer issues.’
‘The litigation team is very well prepared. Always available, provides innovative and pragmatic solutions.’
‘Andrea Francolin is the best lawyer for commercial disputes. Extremely competent, very intelligent and a great communicator.’
‘Dedicated team, committed to serving its clients, always seeking the best legal solution. The partner responsible for civil litigation, Andrea Françolin, has a vision of the client’s business and is dedicated to understanding all issues as if she were responsible for the issue internally, translating the technicality of law into business.’
‘IWRCF stands out for its availability, quality of advice and ability to meet deadlines. Without a shadow of a doubt, the availability, cordiality and quality of advice make the service exceptional.’
‘It is the best practice in terms of understanding the urgency of the request, strategic vision and alignment with the business’ interests. They have a multidisciplinary team that always provides a complete and well-founded answer.’
‘Andrea Françolin is by far the best professional in the area I’ve had the opportunity to work with. The commitment, availability, broad and strategic vision of the themes, clear understanding of facts and business vision, certainly distinguish her.’
‘I highlight Renato José Cury in the litigation and consumer area. Renato is a brilliant lawyer, with excellent training and very dedicated to the client. He is a professional with exceptional ability to define the strategy of a case in order to achieve the best results for the client.’
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