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Suzano, Vale and Marfrig sow forest conservation JV in Brazil
Several firms have helped Brazilian corporate giants Vale and Suzano enter into a joint venture with a syndicate of multinational banks and local food company Marfrig to launch an initiative aimed at protecting and restoring the country’s forests.
01 December 2022
World’s largest flooring manufacturer consolidates in Brazil
Demarest Advogados has helped US flooring manufacturer Mohawk Industries acquire Brazilian ceramics group Elizabeth Revestimentos.
30 November 2022
Vinci invests in Brazilian equipment-as-a-service group Arklok
Brazilian private equity group Vinci Partners has enlisted Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown to acquire a stake in Arklok, an organisation that leases corporate equipment to local businesses.
25 November 2022
FLH Advogados poaches Madrona tax partner
Brazil’s FLH Advogados has bolstered its tax practice by adding a partner with experience from Madrona Advogados and Machado Meyer Advogados.
02 November 2022
Telefônica expands internet services in Brazil with tech buy
The Brazilian subsidiary of Spanish telecoms giant Telefónica has hired Madrona Advogados to acquire local internet solutions group Vita IT.
18 October 2022
Madrona adds infrastructure and M&A partners
Brazilian Highly Recommended firm Madrona Advogados has strengthened its infrastructure and corporate departments by hiring two new partners.
15 September 2022
Several Brazilian firms steer lab merger
BMA Advogados has helped Brazilian healthcare and laboratory group Fleury acquire local counterpart Hermes Pardini, creating a company worth some 6.1 billion reais (US$1.2 billion).
14 July 2022
Brazil's Méliuz buys payment service provider
Brazilian technology company Méliuz has enlisted Fialho Salles Advogados to acquire local fintech Acesso for 325 million reais (US$69 million).
17 June 2022
Vale divests mining assets to J&F for US$1.2 billion
J&F Investimentos has turned to Lefosse to purchase manganese and iron ore mines from Brazilian mining giant Vale for US$1.2 billion.
08 April 2022
LatAm partner promotions nearly doubled at year-end
Latin Lawyer has recorded an astonishing 93% increase in end-of-year partner promotions at Latin American law firms, while the share of women partner appointments also increased compared to last year’s figures.
16 February 2022