Fabio Ferreira Kujawski in our news

Brazilian port agrees asset sale to Cosan subsidiary

Brazil’s São Luís Port Company, a subsidiary of China Communications Construction Company (CCCC), has hired Stocche Forbes to agree the final leg of the port's sale to local energy group Atlântico, in a deal worth 720 million reais (US$128 million) in total.

26 November 2021

Competition partners foresee greater scrutiny of e-commerce and fintech deals

Latin American competition authorities refuse to be shaken by the covid-19 pandemic and are stepping up their scrutiny of the region’s fast-growing e-commerce and digital banking sectors, said speakers at a Latin Lawyer webinar earlier this week.

25 November 2021

3R Petroleum raises US$437 million in follow-on offer

Brazilian oil company 3R Petroleum has enlisted Milbank in New York and São Paulo and local firm Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados to sell shares for 2.4 billion reais (US$437 million) in a follow-on offering on the B3 stock exchange.

25 November 2021

Two firms help Portugal’s Galp Energia enter Brazil

Portugal's Galp Energia has turned to Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados to acquire two greenfield solar farms in Brazil from local renewables group Sistemas de Energia Renovável (SER).

24 November 2021

Incentivise private investment to fill infrastructure gap, say panellists

Accelerating infrastructure projects is key for Latin American governments to reactivate their economies following the covid-19 pandemic, but they need to find ways to get private sector companies involved to fund them, heard delegates at Latin Lawyer Connect: Project Finance 2021.

23 November 2021

Brazilian tech company Semantix combines with US SPAC

Brazilian data software platform Semantix has hired three offices of US firm Skadden, Arps, Slate & Meagher & Flom LLP and Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo to combine with Alpha Capital, a technology-focused special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) in New York.

23 November 2021

ESG: Navigating a sea of change

As environmental, social and governance (ESG) concerns continue to climb up the corporate agenda in Latin America, law firms can play a crucial role in helping companies achieve sustainable business transformation, but the varying definitions and frameworks around ESG can be difficult to navigate. We find out what the region’s firms are doing to help clients identify some of the key challenges and opportunities.

22 November 2021

Mattos Filho and KLA see through Brazilian ophthalmology JV

Brazilian investment manager XP and São Paulo-based ophthalmology network Grupo H.Olhos have hired Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados and KLA Advogados, respectively, to form a joint venture.

22 November 2021

Brazilian digital solutions business CI&T makes NYSE debut

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and São Paulo and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo have helped Brazilian digital solutions company CI&T raise US$225 million in an initial public offering on the New York stock exchange (NYSE).

19 November 2021

Still time to join Latin Lawyer’s Project Finance conference

Several more speakers are confirmed for Latin Lawyer Connect: Project Finance 2021, which takes place on 18 November. Read on for more information about the event and how to register.

17 November 2021

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