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Brazil’s Zenvia buys customer service software developer

Brazilian customer experience communications platform Zenvia has enlisted Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri & Potenza Advogados to acquire customer service and service desk software Movidesk for 400 million reais (US$70 million).

20 January 2022

Cescon Barrieu hires partner from Machado Associados

Brazilian Elite firm Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados has boosted its tax capabilities by recruiting a partner from Highly Recommended Machado Associados, amid ongoing congressional debate of a new bill in the field.

17 January 2022

Brazilian air mobility company merges with US SPAC

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in New York and Los Angeles and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo has helped Brazilian urban air mobility business Eve combine with Zanite, a US special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) focused on the aviation sector.

10 January 2022

Felsberg and Cescon Barrieu in Renova Energia power asset sale

Felsberg Advogados has helped Renova Energia in the sale of assets to a new buyer, local energy group BSB Energética and Eletroriver, for 1.1 billion reais (US$196 million), having refused to sell to Emirati investment group Mubadala in September.

06 January 2022

Azul backs off from LATAM offer after restructuring filed

Two days after South America’s largest airline LATAM submitted a Chapter 11 plan in New York, one of its Brazilian competitors has backed off from an offer to combine with the Chile-headquartered company.

08 December 2021

Nubank acquires Palo Alto AI business in run-up to IPO

Brazil’s Nubank, the world’s largest digital bank, has enlisted four offices of US firm K&L Gates LLP and Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados in São Paulo to acquire Palo Alto-based artificial intelligence company Olivia.

30 November 2021

Machado Meyer and Cescon Barrieu steer motorway financing

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Brazilian road concessionaire Autopista Litoral Sul raise 2 billion reais (US$367 million) by issuing debentures.

29 November 2021

LATAM Airlines gets additional US$750 million DIP financing

LATAM Airlines has hired several international and Latin American law firms to obtain an additional US$750 million debtor-in-possession (DIP) financing, part of the aviation group’s Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.

24 November 2021

Machado Meyer and Cescon Barrieu in inaugural hospital debt offer

Brazilian healthcare company Hospital Mater Dei has hired Machado Meyer Advogados to issue its first-ever debentures, raising 700 million reais (US$125 million).

24 November 2021

South African miner enters LatAm with US$1 billion buy in Brazil

South African precious metals miner Sibanye-Stillwater Group has enlisted Clifford Chance LLP in São Paulo to acquire Brazilian mining assets from UK private equity fund Appian Capital for US$1 billion.

16 November 2021

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