Von Wobeser has successfully represented several leading global companies in flagships investigations and acted as advisor for getting the clearance in complex national and international transactions.
Our Competition Practice is led by one of the most active competition lawyers in Mexico, Fernando Carreño, who has been awarded “Lawyer of the Year - under 40” by Global Competition Review (“GCR”) Awards (2018), becoming the first Mexican lawyer to obtain this recognition. Under its guidance, Von Wobeser has been awarded -for second year in a row- by GCR Awards (2019) in the category, “Behavioral Matter of the Year - Americas”.
Our competition team has been consistently considered a top-ranked practice among the world's leading competition law firms, by independent analysts and prominent legal publications, such as Chambers & Partners, Legal 500, GCR and Who’s Who Legal.
Our Antitrust Practice is involved in more than 60% of the cartel cases being prosecuted by the Mexican Antitrust Commission. The Antitrust Practice of the firm is formidable in the litigation and negotiation of the most complex and sophisticated competition investigations with the Mexican Antitrust Commission, as well as, the applicable courts in Mexico.
The depth and breadth of our litigation and corporate teams have given us the resources to be one of the most effective teams in handling complex investigations and premerger filings with the Mexican Antitrust Commission which very often are resolved in litigation before the courts. We have solid experience and a proven track record advising and winning matters for clients in a diverse gamut of industries. Our team is involved in the most notable premerger filing cases, in some instances, offering counsel on several divestitures as well as transactional matters. Our team has acted as counsel in the most complex horizontal cases.