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Talent under siege: retaining a generation

Lawyers today aren’t prepared to wait around decades for promotions or tolerate unstimulating working conditions. These were some of the quickly-evolving ‘generational concerns’ of young talent highlighted by managing partners at Latin Lawyer’s Elite Meeting earlier this month. Partners agreed that firms need to take the priorities of this generation seriously, or risk losing talent for good.

30 May 2022

Several firms guide largest-ever Brazilian real estate acquisition

Canadian investor Brookfield has hired Mattos Filho and i2a Advogados to acquire real estate assets in three Brazilian cities from local investor BR Properties for 6 billion reais (US$1.2 billion).

30 May 2022

Oi settles BNDES and BTG Pactual debt after mobile unit sale

BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo has helped Oi repay 6.6 billion reais (US$1.4 billion) worth of debt to Brazilian development bank BNDES and BTG Pactual, following the sale of its mobile division to Claro, Telefónica and TIM.

10 May 2022

Latin Lawyer Deal of the Year winners announced

Latin Lawyer announced the winners of its 16th annual Deal of the Year Awards at a charity dinner in São Paulo on 5 May, which was attended by over 250 guests.

06 May 2022

Tupy buys engine maker for US$184 million in Brazil

Brazilian car parts manufacturer Tupy has enlisted Pinheiro Neto Advogados to buy local engine maker MWM for 865 million reais (US$184 million).

03 May 2022

BMA guides Brazilian fashion brand to Novo Mercado listing

Brazil’s BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão has helped local fashion company Grupo Guararapes migrate its public shares to the Novo Mercado segment of the country’s B3 stock exchange.

22 April 2022

Which law firms were the most popular in 2021?

As companies weathered the ongoing economic and social aftershocks offset by the covid-19 pandemic, they relied on external counsel to guide them through the uncertainties of 2021. The latest Who Represents Latin America’s Biggest Companies? research, a study published by Latin Lawyer’s affiliate publication LACCA, reveals the most popular law firms among the region’s largest corporations.

21 April 2022

Veirano hires BMA lawyer as disputes partner

Brazil’s Veirano Advogados has bolstered its dispute resolution practice by hiring a senior associate from fellow Elite firm BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão as partner.

12 April 2022

Omega wind power purchase calls on several Brazilian firms

Stocche Forbes, BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich Aragão and Sergio Bermudes Advogados have helped Brazil's Omega Energia acquire a wind power project in the northeastern state of Bahia for 412 million reais (US$81 million).

29 March 2022

Australia’s South32 ups stake in Brazilian miner

BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão has helped Australian miner South32 buy a stake in Brazilian counterpart Mineração Rio do Norte from US aluminium company Alcoa.

28 March 2022

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