Ricardo Sanches is head of the public law, regulatory and infrastructure practice areas. He advises Brazilian and foreign companies in transactions involving project finance, public procurement, public-private partnerships and regulatory aspects of the infrastructure sector. He also represents clients in structured finance transactions and securities offerings, construction agreements, equipment supply and M&A transactions.

Ricardo is also active in compliance matters, assisting clients with the design, implementation and monitoring of policies for the prevention and remediation of illegal activities.

His work in project finance and public law has been acknowledged by various legal directories, such as Chambers and Partners, The Legal 500 and Latin Lawyer 250.

Education: law degree, University of São Paulo (1993): specialised in business law, Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (1995).

Membership: Brazilian Bar Association, São Paulo.

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