Raphael de Cunto in our news
Brookfield sells assets to Grupo Energía Bogotá and Brazil’s Argo
TozziniFreire Advogados and Magalhães Reis Figueiró Advogados have helped Brazilian energy group Argo Energia and its Colombian majority shareholder Grupo Energía Bogotá (GEB) acquire transmission assets from Canada’s Brookfield for 4.3 billion reais (US$831 million).
12 August 2022
Canadian business gets financing for gold mine in Brazil
Canada’s G Mining has hired Stikeman Elliott LLP in Toronto and Mattos Filho in Rio de Janeiro to obtain a US$481 million financing package for its gold mine in Brazil.
11 August 2022
KLA boosts public law practice with hire
Brazilian Highly Recommended firm KLA Advogados has recruited a Pinheiro Neto Advogados lawyer as partner, strengthening its public law department.
10 August 2022
Credit Suisse buys assets from Brazilian logistics group
Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped Credit Suisse’s real estate investment fund acquire two assets from Brazilian logistics group LOG for 453 million reais (US$84 million).
10 August 2022
Familiar firms in Petrobras US$1.5 billion tender offer
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York has helped Brazilian oil titan Petrobras make a US$1.5 billion tender offer to acquire 20 series of notes denominated in three currencies.
09 August 2022
Pinheiro Neto and BMA advise on customer experience deal
French customer experience and business process outsourcing (BPO) group Webhelp has turned to Pinheiro Neto Advogados to acquire Curitiba-based counterpart Grupo Services.
19 July 2022
Brookfield buys real estate assets in São Paulo
Canadian asset manager Brookfield has hired Veirano Advogados to buy properties in São Paulo from Brazilian real estate company REC Sucupira for 394 million reais (US$75 million).
12 July 2022
Pinheiro Neto makes rare counsel hire
Brazilian Elite firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados has hired a former CADE prosecutor as counsel in its antitrust team.
11 July 2022
BTG and Globenet complete US$2.4 billion V.Tal investment
Several firms have helped BTG Pactual and its affiliated telecoms group Globenet complete a 12.8 billion reais (US$2.4 billion) investment in V.Tal – the fibre optic business of telecoms company Oi – just weeks before the target made Brazil’s largest debenture offering so far this year.
06 July 2022
Brookfield buys car business from Localiza and Unidas
Canada’s Brookfield Asset Management has hired Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados to acquire a rental car company from Brazilian industry giants Localiza and Unidas for 3.6 billion reais (US$715 million).
05 July 2022