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Patricia Bandouk Carvalho

Patricia Bandouk Carvalho

Practice Groups



Office: São Paulo
Phone: (55 11) 5086-5142


Professional experience

Partner of TozziniFreire Advogados, Patricia has 14 years of experience in antitrust, focusing on defense and complex concentration acts. She has solid experience in coordinating internal investigations and client management, reviewing ongoing deals, training and reviewing of commercial policies, as well as leniency and settlement negotiations with CADE (Administrative Council for Economic Defense).


  • English


  • Specialized degree in Economic Law from FGV (Fundação Getulio Vargas), 2011. 
  • Graduate of the Law School of Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, 2008.

Additional activities:

  • Member of CECORE (Commission of Competition and Economic Regulation Studies) of OAB/SP (Brazilian Bar Association, São Paulo section).


  • "Beyond the Turnover Thresholds: How Does the Local Effects Test Function in the Context of Merger Control?" article (co-author). In Merger Control in Brazil - Frequently Asked Questions. São Paulo: IBRAC, 2018.
  • “Standard of Proof in Cartel Cases Involving Leniency Agreements” (co-author). In Brazilian Antitrust Law: 5 years. São Paulo: IBRAC, 2017. 
  • "Remédios Antitruste em Atos de Concentração Relativos à Aquisição de Participação Minoritária em Rival" article. In Revista do IBRAC. São Paulo: IBRAC, v. 19, No. 21, p. 181-204, 2012.

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