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Norway's BW buys Petrobras assets and oil storage vessel

Mattos Filho has helped Norwegian company BW Energy acquire two deepwater oil fields from Petrobras and a Brazil-based floating production storage unit (FPSO) from Italy's Saipem in a deal worth nearly US$150 million in total.

01 July 2022

Banco Inter completes Nasdaq migration

Demarest Advogados and Machado Meyer Advogados have helped Brazil’s Banco Inter in a corporate restructuring that has allowed the bank to migrate its shares from the B3 to Nasdaq in New York.

30 June 2022

Brazil’s M Dias Branco buys organic food group and enters JV

Brazilian food producer M Dias Branco has hired Lefosse, Pinheiro Neto Advogados and Demarest Advogados to carry out two separate transactions in the space of a few days.

28 June 2022

Dutch chemicals group buys animal food company in Brazil

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has advised Dutch chemicals company DSM in its acquisition of Brazilian animal nutrition and technology group Prodap.

14 June 2022

Pinheiro Neto stars in Yara fund structuring

Brazilian firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados has acted as deal counsel in the structuring of a receivables investment fund (FIDC) by the local subsidiary of Norwegian fertiliser producer Yara.

10 June 2022

Talent under siege: retaining a generation

Lawyers today aren’t prepared to wait around decades for promotions or tolerate unstimulating working conditions. These were some of the quickly-evolving ‘generational concerns’ of young talent highlighted by managing partners at Latin Lawyer’s Elite Meeting earlier this month. Partners agreed that firms need to take the priorities of this generation seriously, or risk losing talent for good.

30 May 2022

Sugar group buys processing plant in Brazil

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped Brazilian sugar producer Jalles Machado buy a sugar and ethanol manufacturing facility from a local investment group for 705 million reais (US$142 million).

30 May 2022

Several firms steer São Paulo business centre sale

Veirano Advogados has helped a consortium of three construction companies become the sole owner of a São Paulo-based business centre, after buying the remaining stake in the building for 850 million reais (US$168 million).

25 May 2022

Three healthcare groups hire Pinheiro Neto for cancer treatment JV

Brazilian lab chain Fleury, investor Atlântica Hospitais and hospital Beneficência Portuguesa de São Paulo have hired three separate Pinheiro Neto Advogados teams to create a joint venture focused on cancer treatment.

24 May 2022

Subway wraps up partnership with Brazil’s SouthRock

Machado Associados has helped US fast-food chain restaurant Subway sell the exclusive right to operate all of its restaurants in Brazil to private equity group SouthRock.

20 May 2022

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