Partner Profile

Matthew Poulter



LL 250


Matthew is based in New York and São Paulo and is regarded as a highly skilled adviser to clients on strategically important cross-border corporate finance transactions in the United States and Latin America.

Matthew has worked extensively in Latin America, including on significant cross-border transactions advising Marfrig Global Foods, Petrobras, Bioceres and Ecopetrol. In addition, he regularly advises financial institutions such as Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Citi, JP Morgan, HSBC and Santander in debt and equity capital markets, banking and project finance transactions. Matthew also provides SEC-disclosure and reporting advice to foreign private issuers.

Matthew is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese and leads Linklaters’ Brazil practice. Matthew was recognised as a leading individual by Chambers Latin America 2020 and in both the Latin America-wide and Brazil: international categories. He has been recognised in The Legal 500 Latin America, The Legal 500 US and IFLR 1000.

This is part of a professional notice: all recommended firms are invited, but not required, to supply a professional notice and partner profiles, which are published in return for a fee.

Get unlimited access to all Latin Lawyer content