Market: Brazil

Demarest hires from Campos Mello

Brazilian Elite firm Demarest Advogados has appointed two lawyers to its partnership by hiring a partner and senior associate from Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper, bolstering its energy and natural resources group.

18 October 2021

Mattos Filho helps Oncoclínicas in double acquisition

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has advised private Brazilian medical group Oncoclínicas in the acquisition of two healthcare assets, worth more than 800 million reais (US$148 million) in total.

18 October 2021

Machado Meyer and Cescon Barrieu in car leasing issuance

Brazilian vehicle leasing company Companhia de Locação das Américas (Unidas) has relied on Machado Meyer Advogados to issue debentures worth 1.1 billion reais (US$208 million).

18 October 2021

Brazilian giftback platform gets equity investment

Brazilian giftback platform CRM&BONUS has relied on local firm Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri & Potenza Advogados to raise 280 million reais (US$51 million) in a financing round.

15 October 2021

Machado Meyer and Stocche Forbes in FiBrasil’s first debt tap

Brazilian fibre optic provider FiBrasil has hired Machado Meyer Advogados to issue its first debentures, raising 550 million reais (US$102 million).

15 October 2021

Ex-Veirano lawyer joins Schmidt Valois’ tax partnership

Brazilian law firm Schmidt, Valois, Miranda, Ferreira, Agel Advogados has bolstered its tax offering by hiring a former Veirano Advogados associate as partner.

14 October 2021

Three firms in US$2.4 billion co-investment for Oi asset

BTG Pactual and its affiliated telecoms company Globenet have hired Pinheiro Neto Advogados, while Warrington Investment enlisted Stocche Forbes, to co-invest 12.8 billion reais (US$2.4 billion) in V.Tal, the spinoff that holds Brazilian telecoms group Oi's fibre optic business.

14 October 2021

Brazilian sandal maker and investment fund enter US$100 million JV

Herbert Smith Freehills LLP in London and BMA - Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão in São Paulo have helped Brazilian investment fund 3G Radar enter into a US$100 million joint venture with the world’s largest sandal manufacturer Grendene.

14 October 2021

Eletrobras subsidiary makes inaugural green debt offer

Lobo de Rizzo Advogados has helped a subsidiary of Brazilian electricity company Eletrobras issue green debentures for 400 million reais (US$76 million).

14 October 2021

IBM’s US$60 billion global spinoff calls on LatAm firms

Multinational technology company IBM has hired several firms to carve-out Kyndryl, establishing the managed infrastructure services unit as a standalone business.

14 October 2021

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