His area of expertise is Public Law, Government Affairs and Regulatory, with focus on consultancy matters. Mr. Frizzo is recognized by Chambers & Partners as a leading Individual in Public Law. He elaborates legal opinions and responds to consultations on the areas of expertise, including public tenders and contracts with the government, concession and public-private partnership contracts. Has experience in complex negotiations with the government and in the alignment of strategies to meet the local content requirements in public tenders. Assist clients in the regulatory area, especially pharmaceutical, medical devices and health areas. Also acts in procurements in the defense area, including the negotiation of offset arrangements. He is a speaker in events related to compliance in contracts with the government and regulatory.
News, Events and Publications
Revision of the Portuguese version of the article “O Brasil adota as PPPs: Quimera ou Eldorado?” [Brazil adopts PPPs: a dream or imagination?], written by Alexia Robbes, attorney in Paris, Baker & McKenzie SCP (published in Contrats Publics / Actualité de la Commande et des Contrats Publics juillet / août 2005 Edition le Moniteur); - Folha de São Paulo newspaper – 06/12/2005 - “‘Agencies have become less independent” comment analysts’. - DCI newspaper - 08/05/2009 - "Corruption abroad can debar companies from public deals". - Jornal Brasil Econômico -- 05/04/2011 - "Risk of fraud is higher in parallel works". - Elaboration and review of the Brazilian part in the publication "Promoting Medical Devices Globally" -- Baker McKenzie -- 2008
Enrolled with the Brazilian Bar Association, São Paulo Chapter, since 2004
Henrique Krüger Frizzo was born in São Paulo (SP) on July 7, 1981. Joined the firm in 2004 and became a partner in 2014.
Specialization in "Contracts with the Public Administration", at Fundação Getulio Vargas in 2007.
Extension Course on PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS (PPPs) at Superior School of the São Paulo Public District Attorney’s Office (Escola Superior do Ministério Público de São Paulo - 2005).
LL.M in State and Governmental Affairs at Escola de Formação de Governantes, associated with Universidade de São Paulo in 2004.
Graduated from Universidade de São Paulo with a degree in Law in 2003.
Brazil: RDC No. 497/2021 – New Regulation on Certification of Good Practices
In brief The Brazilian National Health of Surveillance Agency (“Anvisa“) published today (May 26) the Resolution RDC No. 497/2021 (“RDC 497/2021“) for providing for the new administrative procedure for obtaining the Good Manufacturing Practices Certificate, as well as the Good Distribution and/or Storage Practices Certificate. This resolution will be in force from June 1, 2021¹, […]
Supreme Court decides the Federal Court of Accounts is not fit to exercise control of constitutionality in Brazil
After the ruling session concluded last Monday (4.12.2021), the Supreme Court ruled by majority (9×2) that the Federal Court of Accounts is not allowed to review the constitutionality of laws and normative acts in Brazil. With that in consideration, the Court surpassed the Precedent 347, edited in 1963, that previously authorized this type of review […]
Brazilian Senate approves the final version of the bill for the new public procurement general law
In breaf Yesterday the Brazilian Senate approved the final text of the bill of a new public procurement general law, which will substitute Law nº 8,666/1993 (“New Public Procurement Law“). The final document will now be submitted to Brazilian President for signature and/or vetoes. More details As previously reported, Brazilian Senate approved on December, 2020 […]
Brazilian Congress approves new public procurement law
On December 11, 2020 the Brazilian Senate finally approved the bill of a new public procurement general law, which will substitute Law nº 8,666/1993 (“New Public Procurement Law“), and will be applicable to public entities in Federal, State and Municipal levels. State controlled companies, however, will only be reached by the new definitions of crimes […]