The Corporate Criminal Law practice prioritizes a strategic performance towards the client’s needs and cherishes discretion. We are prepared to deal with this new reality of criminal investigations that involves several public entities, as well as the press. There are several consequences, such as administrative sanctions, punitive damages, severe personal sanctions to managers and employees of the companies.
We act in an interdisciplinary and coordinated way in cases involving criminal prosecutions:
– juridical strategy: we involve lawyers with different backgrounds and, if needed, experts from other areas, to deal with those cases (experts on criminal law, corporate law, competition law, government sanction law, corporate ethics and compliance, internal investigations, regulatory and crisis’ prevention and management);
– Institutional Relations, when necessary: it is responsible for defending the client’s legitimate interests before public entities;
– Communication Agency, when necessary: we are constantly in touch with them, mainly, to advise on press releases.
We also advise clients on implementing strategies to avoid a possible criminal persecution.
Our team has a solid academic background and vast legal experience in acting in prevention and litigation, having represented various big and medium sized companies, and its managers, in this kind of demands.
Negotiation of Plea Bargains
Legal Opinion concerning criminal matters