Luiz Octavio Lopes in our news

Lefosse in global food container acquisition

US logistics business HAVI Group has turned to Neal Gerber Eisenberg LLP in Chicago and Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo to acquire PMI Worldwide, a manufacturer of sustainable food and drink containers with facilities in the Brazil.

05 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

Several firms dock Italy-Brazil vessel deal

Lefosse Advogados has helped Italian maritime company Finarge sell its Brazilian subsidiary to local counterpart CBO Group in a deal worth US$94 million.

23 September 2021

Lefosse and Machado Meyer in fibre network acquisition

Fibre optics wholesale company FiBrasil has turned to Lefosse Advogados to purchase counterpart Fiberty1.

21 September 2021

Lefosse and R. Amaral guide Kora Saúde’s hospital purchase

Brazilian hospital chain Kora Saúde has called on Lefosse Advogados to purchase Hospital São Mateus, a leading medical institution in the north-eastern state of Ceará.

17 September 2021

Manassero Campello hires Lefosse counsel as partner

Brazil’s Manassero Campello Advogados has hired a counsel from Latin Lawyer Elite firm Lefosse Advogados as partner, adding firepower to its corporate and M&A department.

14 September 2021

Several firms steer US$615 million education merger in Brazil

Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo has helped Brazilian education group Vitru acquire counterpart Centro de Ensino Superior de Maringá (Unicesumar) in a deal worth 3.3 billion reais (US$615 million).

13 September 2021

CADE calls for remedies in controversial car rental tie-up

Brazil’s competition enforcer has asked its internal tribunal to impose structural and behavioural remedies on a merger between the country's two largest rental car providers to prevent the combined company from oversaturating the market.

13 September 2021

Brazilian health company Athena makes inaugural issuance

Brazilian healthcare company Athena Saúde has turned to Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to issue its first-ever debentures, raising 1 billion reais (US$187 million).

10 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

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