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Pinheiro Guimarães adds environmental firepower

Brazil’s Pinheiro Guimarães has recruited two environmental law partners from Dannemann Siemsen Advogados, appointing one as practice head, as the firm seeks to meet “exponential” growth in the market.

13 November 2023

Brazilian autoparts company makes debentures offering

Lefosse has helped Brazilian autoparts manufacturer Iochpe-Maxion issue debentures worth 700 million reais (US$138 million).

07 November 2023

BTG Pactual buys local broker

Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped BTG Pactual acquire Brazilian brokerage Órama Investimentos for 500 million reais (US$98 million).

20 October 2023

Brazil’s Klabin secures US$595 million credit facility

Two Clifford Chance LLP offices and local firm Pinheiro Guimarães have helped Brazilian paper company Klabin and its Austrian subsidiary secure a US$595 million credit facility.

17 October 2023

Samarco moves forward with reorganisation plan in New York

Counsel to South American miner Samarco tells Latin Lawyer’s sister platform Global Restructuring Review that it has secured a New York court’s approval to enforce its long-awaited Brazilian reorganisation plan in the US.

09 October 2023

Pinheiro Guimarães guides US$370 million CRI offering

Pinheiro Guimarães acted as deal counsel in a 1.8 billion reais (US$370 million) offering of real estate receivable certificates (CRIs) by Brazilian credit management group Opea Securitizadora.

15 September 2023

Samarco sanction ends years of "high-stakes" negotiations

Eight years since its fatal dam accident in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais, a local court has approved a reorganisation plan for miner Samarco that was supported by a majority of its creditors and shareholders.

08 September 2023

Veirano and Pinheiro Guimarães steer US$1 billion TIM offering

Veirano Advogados has helped Brazilian telecoms company TIM make a 5 billion reais (US$1 billion) debentures issuance.

07 August 2023

US credit bureau Equifax snaps up Brazil’s Boa Vista

Four Hogan Lovells LLP offices and Machado Meyer Advogados in São Paulo have helped the Brazilian arm of US consumer credit reporting agency Equifax acquire local counterpart Boa Vista in a deal worth 3.1 billion reais (US$583 million).

04 August 2023

Several firms navigate debt restructuring for Brazil’s Azul

Three Shearman & Sterling LLP offices and Pinheiro Neto Advogados in São Paulo have assisted Brazilian airline Azul with its debt restructuring.

01 August 2023

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