White & Case LLP in Miami and São Paulo, and Machado Meyer Advogados in São Paulo has helped Brazil’s Banco Inter raise 1.2 billion reais (US$220 million) in a follow-on offering.
Pinheiro Neto Advogados and Machado Meyer Advogados have helped Brazil’s Localiza Rent A Car and local counterpart Companhia de Locações das Américas (Unidas), respectively, in their 55 billion reais (US$10 billion) merger.
Campos Mello Advogados has helped the subsidiary of Brazilian private equity group Starboard Asset purchase a cluster of eight oil fields from state-owned energy company Petrobras for US$94 million.
The winners in all 10 categories of our 14th annual Deal of the Year Awards are revealed here.
Brazilian logistics company JSL has hired Milbank in São Paulo and New York and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo to raise 694 million reais (US$131 million) in an equity offering, following the company’s recent reorganisation.
Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Petrobras Distribuidora - also known as BR - sell its entire stake in local asphalt and paving company Stratura Asfaltos.
A slew of Brazilian law firms and one Spanish outfit have helped telecoms operators TIM, Telefónica and Claro make a 16.5 billion reais (US$3 billion) binding stalking-horse bid to jointly buy Oi’s mobile services business, as part of the latter’s reorganisation.
Machado Meyer Advogados in São Paulo has helped Caixa Participações, a branch of Brazilian state-owned bank Caixa Econômica Federal, sell its shares in local Banco Pan for 743 million reais (US$140 million).
Latin Lawyer will announce the winners of its 14th annual Deal of the Year Awards on Tuesday 29 September.
Pinheiro Guimarães has helped the São Paulo stock exchange, B3, raise nearly 3.6 billion reais (US$651 million) in an issuance of debentures.