Yesterday we published an article on Engie and CDPQ's landmark bid to buy gas pipeline TAG from Petrobras. An updated version of the story with additional counsel and comment from lawyers who worked on the deal follows below.
UK-Australian law firm Herbert Smith Freehills has promoted Brazil desk head Pedro Rufino Carvalho to partner, making him its first Latin American partner in London.
“O Rio de Janeiro continua lindo (Rio de Janeiro keeps its beauty)” are the words to Gilberto Gil’s immortal samba, but after years of economic decline, skyrocketing violence and corruption scandals, has the appeal of Brazil’s cidade maravilhosa remained intact?
Sergio J Galvis, Robert J Giuffra Jr and Werner F Ahlers
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
Jack Devine and Amanda Mattingly
The Arkin Group
These firms have professional notices in the Latin Lawyer 250