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Cobra Group finalises Petrobras assets buy with Shell prepayments

Brazil’s Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper and Ferrere (Uruguay) have helped Cobra Group – the Spanish affiliate of Brazilian power company Carmo Energy – complete its US$1.1 billion acquisition of onshore oil assets from Petrobras.

11 January 2023

Brazilian firms score in John Textor buy of French football club

US businessman John Textor, majority owner of Brazilian football club Botafogo, has enlisted three DLA Piper LLP offices and its associated firm Campos Mello Advogados in São Paulo to restructure its shareholdings and acquire French football team Olympique Lyonneis (Lyon) for €330 million (US$347 million).

10 January 2023

Campos Mello hires from Felsberg in six-partner appointment

Brazil’s Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper has boosted several departments by appointing six partners, including five lateral hires from Felsberg Advogados.

07 November 2022

Brazil hardens stance on cookie regulations

Brazil’s data regulator has brought the country closer to European cookie standards, but has appeared not to completely rule out the use of legitimate interest for non-essential cookies.

26 October 2022

Engie sells thermoelectric plant to Brazilian investors

Brazilian investors Perfin and Starboard have hired Mattos Filho and Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper, respectively, to jointly acquire a local thermoelectric plant for 2.2 billion reais (US$429 million) from Engie Brasil.

22 September 2022

Machado Meyer hires disputes partner from Campos Mello

Brazilian Elite firm Machado Meyer Advogados has boosted its litigation and arbitration practices by hiring a partner from Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper.

22 June 2022

Eneva acquires Brazilian power plant for US$2.2 billion

Brazilian electricity company Eneva has hired Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper to buy the Porto de Sergipe power plant for 10.2 billion reais (US$2.2 billion) from New Fortress Energy and Ebrasil.

07 June 2022

US investor becomes major shareholder in Botafogo football club

US businessman John Textor has turned to Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper to acquire a majority stake in Brazilian football club Botafogo for 1.3 billion reais (US$259 million).

21 March 2022

777 Partners invests in Brazilian football club Vasco da Gama

Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper has helped US investor 777 Partners acquire a controlling stake in Brazilian football club Vasco da Gama for 700 million reais (US$137 million).

14 March 2022

Tauil Chequer, Campos Mello and Souto Correa in power deal

Brazilian Energisa Transmissão de Energia has hired Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown to acquire local power transmission company Gemini Energy for 822 million reais (US$159 million).

10 March 2022

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