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Brazil’s Zenvia acquires communications start-up
Brazilian communications company Zenvia has relied on Pinheiro Neto Advogados to buy D1, a start-up that connects several communication platforms.
13 September 2021
Brazil’s Petlove gets US$150 million in funding round
Morrison & Foerster LLP in Miami and BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão in São Paulo have helped Brazilian digital pet retailer Petlove raise 750 million reais (US$150 million) in an investment round.
06 September 2021
BMA bolsters tax offering with EY Brazil hire
Brazilian Latin Lawyer Elite firm BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão has strengthened its tax practice by hiring a practitioner from the local office of global professional services business EY as partner.
01 September 2021
Lojas Americanas pays US$400 million for Brazilian grocery chain
Brazilian retailer Lojas Americanas has hired BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão to acquire local grocery chain Hortigil Hortifruti for 2.1 billion reais (US$400 million).
25 August 2021
Thai company buys Ultrapar’s chemicals unit for US$1.3 billion
Thai chemical manufacturer Indorama has relied on Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo to purchase specialised chemical unit Oxiteno from Brazilian industrial conglomerate Ultrapar for US$1.3 billion.
24 August 2021
Brazilian anti-fraud company hits top target in IPO
Brazilian fraud management company Clear Sale has relied on Milbank in New York and São Paulo and local law firm BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão to raise 1.1 billion reais (US$220 million) in an initial public offering on the B3 stock exchange.
09 August 2021
Grupo Soma raises US$170 million in equity offering
Brazilian fashion company Grupo de Moda Soma has hired Milbank in New York and São Paulo and local law firm Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados to make a share offering worth 883 million reais (US$170 million) on the São Paulo stock exchange.
05 August 2021
Lefosse hires partner from BMA
Brazil’s Lefosse Advogados has added firepower to its tax practice by hiring a partner from fellow Latin Lawyer Elite firm BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão.
30 July 2021
Brazil’s TOTVS carves out finance business for fintech tie-up with B3
Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados has helped Brazil’s B3 invest 600 million reais (US$118 million) in a subsidiary of local software company TOTVS, through which the two companies will launch a fintech venture.
16 July 2021
BMA adds white-collar crime partner
Brazil’s BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão has strengthened its white-collar crime and investigations practice by hiring a former in-house compliance manager as partner.
14 July 2021