Practice areas: Corporate & mergers and acquisitions.
Rafael Gimenes is a partner in the firm’s São Paulo office who specialises in corporate law and mergers and acquisitions, bringing significant experience counselling mid-cap clients and private equity investors across a broad range of industries. His practice focuses on international clients doing private acquisitions or implementing new projects, which includes advising clients on start-ups, joint ventures, research and development and cost planning. Mr Gimenes also has experience with financing transactions including traditional project finance, bridge loans, and accession of Brazilian entities and assets to worldwide credit facilities. He also regularly counsels clients facing turning point issues such as business restructuring, divestitures, negotiation with creditors, business shutdowns and in-house fraud.
He represents mid-cap companies in the hardware, software, professional services, chemical, mining, pharmaceutical and publishing industries and regularly advises industry innovators from the United States, Australia, Chile, Australia, France and the Netherlands.