Maurício Teixeira dos Santos in our news

Cescon Barrieu appoints eight new partners

Brazilian Elite firm Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados has added firepower to several departments by promoting seven lawyers to its senior rank and hiring a practitioner from Stocche Forbes as partner.

12 November 2021

Chile's CMPC buys tissue assets in Brazil

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Chilean paper producer CMPC acquire Brazilian counterpart Carta Fabril for 1.1 billion reais (US$195 million).

10 November 2021

Equatorial Energia buys more assets with US$1.8 billion deal

Brazilian Equatorial Energia has relied on Norton Rose Fulbright in London and Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados in São Paulo to acquire local renewables business Echoenergia for 6.7 billion reais (US$1.8 billion).

09 November 2021

Cescon Barrieu and Rolim Viotti in Goiás power privatisation

Portuguese energy conglomerate EDP has enlisted Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to buy Brazilian state-owned electricity company Celg Transmissão (Celg-T) in a privatisation deal worth 1.9 billion reais (US$361 million).

09 November 2021

Votorantim and Canada Pension Plan agree to list energy JV

Stocche Forbes has helped Brazilian investment group Votorantim consolidate its energy assets into a joint venture with Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPP Investments), which will invest 1.5 billion reais (US$273 million) into the entity.

05 November 2021

Two Localiza subsidiaries make issuances worth US$364 million

Latin America’s largest rental car company Localiza has hired Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to make two debt issuances through two separate subsidiaries, with both deals worth 2 billion reais (US$364 million).

28 October 2021

GOL issues bonds and consolidates prior offerings

Milbank in São Paulo and New York and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo has helped Brazilian airline GOL make a US$150 million debt offering.

26 October 2021

Grupo Soma subsidiary makes first debt offering

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has helped a subsidiary of Brazilian fashion company Grupo Soma make its first debt issuance, worth 500 million reais (US$95 million).

22 October 2021

TozziniFreire poaches Cescon Barrieu partner

TozziniFreire Advogados continues its expansion, this time by hiring an infrastructure and energy partner from fellow Elite firm Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados.

21 October 2021

Cescon Barrieu stars in CEEE-T privatisation financing

Brazil’s CPFL Energia has enlisted Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to raise 960 million reais (US$175 million) in a debt issuance, which the company will use to pay for its acquisition of state-owned power supplier CEEE-T.

19 October 2021

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