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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
25 August 2015
Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has hired an antitrust and telecoms partner from Pereira Neto | Macedo Advogados.
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
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.
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.