Eduardo A Wiesner is a partner of Wiesner & Asociados Abogados, a small Colombian law firm that specialises in antitrust, cross-border litigation, white-collar defence/investigation and legal compliance. Eduardo has a broad practice focusing on competition law with extensive experience advising companies in various industries including food and beverages, agrochemicals, petrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, the automotive sector, the extractive industries and financial services. He has represented clients in a variety of antitrust, corporate governance, general litigation and compliance matters. In his antitrust practice he advises clients on the competition law aspects of mergers and acquisitions, international sales agreements, pricing agreements and cartel issues. He provides antitrust advice for such clients as Alstom, Anheuser-Bush InBev, Amcor, Distoyota, Doosan Hydro Technologies, Rafael, Globant, AKKA Technologies SA and Unisys. Regarding general legal matters he is legal counsel to the Embassy of Japan in Colombia.
Eduardo received his JD from Universidad de los Andes in 1990 and, with a full scholarship from the Inter-American Development Bank graduate scholarship programme, earned an LLM with merit from the LSE in 1992. He was a member of the Colombian team at the Philip C Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition in 1987 and has been a judge at that competition several times. A member of the ABA´s antitrust section, the International Bar Association and ASIL, he has written articles for the Inter-American Law Review and the ABA´s International Antitrust Bulletin.
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