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Pro bono: On the frontline

Quédate en casa (“Stay at home”) was the universal slogan echoed by Latin American governments when the covid-19 pandemic erupted in 2020. However, as one United Nations report puts it, the phrase Quédate en casa … si puedes pagarlo (“Stay at home, if you can afford it”) was more befitting a region where millions had no choice but to leave their house or risk freefalling into extreme poverty.

21 January 2022

XP acquires Banco Modal in US$529 million merger

Spinelli Advogados has helped Brazilian brokerage XP acquire local investment platform Banco Modal for US$529 million as part of an all-shares merger.

18 January 2022

Russia’s EuroChem buys stake in Brazilian fertiliser maker

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped Russian fertiliser producer EuroChem sign an agreement to purchase a controlling stake in Brazilian counterpart Fertilizantes Heringer for 554 million reais (US$97 million).

13 January 2022

Stocche Forbes and Pinheiro Neto steer renewable energy merger

Stocche Forbes has helped Brazilian natural gas and energy provider Eneva absorb local renewable energy company Focus Energia for a total of 2.4 billion reais (US$424 million).

07 January 2022

Brazil’s Ebanx buys local fintech start-up for US$229 million

Brazilian online payments company Ebanx has enlisted BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão and Pinheiro Neto Advogados to acquire local transfer company Remessa Online for US$229 million.

07 January 2022

Coca-Cola FEMSA makes US$111 million acquisition in Brazil

The Brazilian arm of Mexico’s Coca-Cola FEMSA has hired Pinheiro Neto Advogados to acquire bottling company CVI Refrigerantes for 633 million reais (US$111 million).

05 January 2022

Chilean paper company CMPC buys more assets in Brazil

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped Chilean paper producer CMPC acquire industrial and forestry assets from Brazilian counterpart Iguaçu Celulose Papel for 945 million reais (US$168 million).

17 December 2021

Nubank raises US$2.6 billion in dual-listed IPO

The world’s largest digital bank Nubank has enlisted four Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP offices, Brazil’s Pinheiro Neto Advogados and Campbells LLP in the Cayman Islands to raise US$2.6 billion in a dual initial public offering in New York and São Paulo.

16 December 2021

Bronstein Zilberberg adds two partners with hires

Brazilian firm Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri & Potenza Advogados has hired an in-house counsel and a Pinheiro Neto Advogados associate as partner, adding strength to its M&A, private equity and venture capital groups.

14 December 2021

UK miner buys Brazil-focused counterpart for US$105 million

Linklaters in London and Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo have helped UK mining company Hochschild acquire Brazil-focused counterpart Amarillo Gold for US$105 million.

14 December 2021

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