Bernardo Môcho in our news

French insurer acquires Brazilian assets

French insurance group CNP Assurances has hired the São Paulo offices of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP and Mattos Filho to purchase five insurance companies from Brazil’s Caixa Seguridade and Icatu for 907 million reais (US$178 million).

23 September 2022

Pinheiro Neto and Mattos Filho steer UK distributor’s PPE buy

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped a Brazilian subsidiary of UK distributor Bunzl acquire personal protective equipment (PPE) supplier Corsul Group.

23 September 2022

Engie sells thermoelectric plant to Brazilian investors

Brazilian investors Perfin and Starboard have hired Mattos Filho and Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper, respectively, to jointly acquire a local thermoelectric plant for 2.2 billion reais (US$429 million) from Engie Brasil.

22 September 2022

Still time to sign up for Latin Lawyer labour conference in Miami

The vice president of legal for Adidas Latin America Kadine Hurtado and Ruben Cortina, global president for UNI-Global Union, are among the latest confirmed speakers for Latin Lawyer Live: Labour & Employment 2022 in Miami on Wednesday 28 September.

21 September 2022

Reinsurer IRB Brasil raises US$230 million in equity offering

IRB Brasil Resseguros has hired Hogan Lovells LLP in São Paulo and New York and Mattos Filho in São Paulo to raise 1.2 billion reais (US$230 million) in an equity offering, following multi-million dollar losses in the second quarter of the year.

15 September 2022

Still time to register for Latin Lawyer Live: Private Equity

Emanuel Hernandez, research director at Latin America-focused investment association LAVCA, and Maximiliano Ritter, head of M&A at Goldman Sachs Latin America, will discuss market trends in the opening panel of Latin Lawyer Live: Private Equity 2022 in New York next week.

15 September 2022

Souto Correa and Mattos Filho in cross-border healthtech buy

Mattos Filho has helped Polish healthcare group Docplanner acquire Brazilian healthtech company Feegow from São Paulo-based private equity fund DNA Capital.

02 September 2022

UPS acquisition of Italy's Bomi calls on Brazilian firms

United Parcel Service (UPS) has enlisted seven offices of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP and Mattos Filho in São Paulo to acquire Italian healthcare logistics company Bomi and its Brazilian subsidiary from French investment fund ArchiMed.

01 September 2022

Brazil's Cosan sell gas assets to state governments

Mattos Filho has helped Commit Gás, the energy subsidiary of Brazilian conglomerate Cosan, sell its minority shares in three gas companies to local state governments in order to meet CADE requirements.

01 September 2022

CADE approves Ultrapar pharma divestment with remedies

Lefosse has helped Brazil’s Pague Menos acquire fellow pharmacy chain Extrafarma from local conglomerate Ultrapar for 737 million reais (US$143 million), a deal in which antitrust watchdog CADE has requested the target to sell certain assets.

30 August 2022

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