Machado Associados - News

M&A report Brazil: January-February 2019

20 May 2019

Eighteen international law firms and 39 Brazilian outfits have helped steer 56 M&A deals that were announced, signed or closed in January and February, according to Latin Lawyer’s latest research.

Italian cement group enters Brazil

Italian cement group enters Brazil

12 September 2018

Tosetto, Weigmann e Associati in Turin and Machado Associados - Advogados e Consultores in São Paulo have helped Italian cement company Buzzi Unicem enter Brazil by acquiring a 50% stake in a Latin American counterpart for 700 million Brazilian reais (US$171 million).

Machado Associados steers toll collection deal for CCR

Machado Associados steers toll collection deal for CCR

06 June 2018

Machado Associados - Advogados e Consultores has helped toll road concessionaire CCR reach an agreement with credit card and payment services provider Alelo that will see it provide technology for electronic toll collection at some of Brazil’s main motorways.

Lobo de Rizzo adds labour muscle ahead of reforms

Lobo de Rizzo adds labour muscle ahead of reforms

22 September 2017

Lobo de Rizzo Advogados has hired a partner to lead its employment practice, ahead of sweeping labour reforms that mark Brazil's most significant employment law overhaul in 70 years.

Brazil's Estre goes public with Boulevard tie-up

Brazil's Estre goes public with Boulevard tie-up

25 August 2017

An investment vehicle formed by US private equity and hedge fund investor Avenue Capital Group has hired Greenberg Traurig LLP's New York office and Brazil's Demarest Advogados to merge with Estre Ambiental, Brazil's largest waste management company.

FleetCor bets US$1 billion on Brazil’s Sem Parar

21 March 2016

Mundie e Advogados is helping US payment products company FleetCor Technologies buy Brazil’s largest electronic toll payment company, Servicos e Tecnologia de Pagamentos (Sem Parar), for just over US$1 billion.

Tauil & Chequer poaches Pereira Neto antitrust and telecoms partner

Tauil & Chequer poaches Pereira Neto antitrust and telecoms partner

25 August 2015

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has hired an antitrust and telecoms partner from Pereira Neto | Macedo Advogados.

Souto Correa makes disputes hire from BMA

Souto Correa makes disputes hire from BMA

04 August 2015

Souto, Correa, Cesa, Lummertz & Amaral has recruited a partner from BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão to co-head its disputes’ practice following an increase in litigation and arbitration work as a result of Brazil’s economic crisis

Machado Associados fortifies corporate practice with promotion

Machado Associados fortifies corporate practice with promotion

07 July 2015

Brazilian firm Machado Associados - Advogados e Consultores has strengthened its corporate and M&A practice by promoting an associate to the partnership, bringing the firm’s total partner count to 21.

Machado Associados, Stocche Forbes and Bernardi & Schnapp in latest airport bid

22 April 2014

Machado Associados - Advogados e Consultores, Stocche Forbes Padis Filizzola Clapis Advogados and Bernardi & Schnapp Advogados helped three companies win the concession for Brazil’s Tancredo Neves international airport with an US$818 million bid.