Giving continuity to its hiring spree, Lefosse Advogados has recruited a projects and infrastructure partner from Demarest Advogados – the second time it has recruited from the same firm in just over a month.
Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has hired an administrative law partner from Demarest Advogados, in anticipation of more infrastructure work in 2020.
Transmissora Aliança de Energia Elétrica (Taesa) has hired Demarest Advogados to raise US$141 million (508 million reais) in a green bonds issuance.
Brazil's competition authority is reviewing its conditional clearance of Disney’s US$71.3 billion acquisition of certain 21st Century Fox assets after the companies missed a divestiture deadline.
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP in São Paulo and Demarest Advogados have helped Log Commercial Properties complete a primary offering of shares worth 635 million reais (US$150 million).
Demarest Advogados has promoted two lawyers to partner, boosting its competition and labour practices.
Brazil’s Lefosse Advogados has fortified its corporate practice by hiring a partner and senior associate from Demarest Advogados.
Ahead of the biggest oil auction in Brazilian history next month, several law firms have confirmed their roles assisting international majors in the country’s 16th oil bidding round, which raised 8.9 billion reais (US$2.2 billion) in signature bonuses.
As Brazilian infrastructure investment steps up a level, Demarest Advogados has doubled its efforts in the area by hiring a public law partner from Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown.
Campos Mello Advogados has helped UK multinational chemicals company Ineos in the Brazilian leg of its US$1.1 billion purchase of US counterpart Ashland International Holdings.