Francisco Müssnich in our news

Vinci Partners buys several assets in Brazil

Brazilian investment platform Vinci Partners has relied on several local firms to finalise two acquisitions in recent weeks.

11 October 2021

Brazilian renewables business Omega merges subsidiaries

Stocche Forbes and BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão have helped Omega Geração and Omega Desenvolvimento undergo a corporate reorganisation, merging  the two renewables businesses into Omega Energia, a company that is now worth 10.6 billion reais (US$1.98 billion).

07 October 2021

Kraft Heinz buys food company in Brazil

Brazilian firms Madrona Advogados and BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão have helped the local branch of US food company Kraft Heinz purchase Companhia Hemmer Indústria e Comércio, a Brazilian company focused on condiments and sauces.

07 October 2021

What comes next?: Compliance after Lava Jato

Brazil’s historic Lava Jato investigation forever changed the country’s compliance landscape, irreversibly altering the way in which business is conducted. While the probe may have come to an end however, compliance remains a key priority for Brazil’s GCs as new challenges and risks for companies mean legal teams must stay laser focused on maintaining robust and up-to-date anti-corruption and due diligence programmes.

04 October 2021

BMA steers electricity transformer acquisition in Brazil

BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão has helped industrial technology provider WEG acquire Balteau Produtos Elétricos, a Brazilian company manufacturing electricity transformers.

04 October 2021

Brazil’s TOTVS raises US$271 million in follow-on offer

Brazilian tech company TOTVS has enlisted Milbank in São Paulo and New York and Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo to raise 1.4 billion reais (US$271 million) in a follow-on offering on the B3 stock exchange.

30 September 2021

CVC turns to BMA for equity offering

Brazilian tourism operator CVC has relied on BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão to obtain a capital increase of 454 million reais (US$88 million) through a share issuance.

29 September 2021

Bradesco acquires stake in energy company Compass

A division of Brazil’s Banco Bradesco has hired BMA - Barbosa Müssnich Aragão to purchase a minority stake in Compass Gás & Energia for 810 million reais (US$156 million).

28 September 2021

CSN Cimentos spends US$1.3 billion in two acquisitions

Several Brazilian and international law firms have advised on two acquisitions by cement producer CSN Cimentos, worth US$1.3 billion in total.

24 September 2021

Belgian-Brazilian hygiene M&A dispute settles

A Belgium-based provider of personal hygiene products has agreed to settle an International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) claim against a Brazilian pharmaceuticals group over a €300 million (US$353 million) acquisition.

24 September 2021

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