Market: Brazil

Wald Antunes restocks partnership with hire and promotion

Brazilian firm Wald, Antunes, Vita e Blattner Advogados has added two new partners by hiring the CEO of São Paulo’s state environmental agency to lead its offering in that area, while it has promoted a lawyer in its disputes group.

24 March 2023

Canadian Solar secures loan for Brazilian renewables projects

Norton Rose Fulbright in New York and Machado Meyer Advogados in São Paulo have helped Japan’s Nomura Securities provide newables company Canadian Solar with a US$100 million loan, which it will use to fund several solar energy projects in Brazil.

23 March 2023

Brazil’s CGM appoints M&A partner

Brazilian firm CGM Advogados has bolstering its corporate and M&A offering by elevating a counsel to partner.

23 March 2023

Brazil’s Stefanini buys local cybersecurity business

Dias Carneiro Advogados has helped Brazilian IT company Stefanini buy a 51% stake in local cybersecurity business Safeway.

21 March 2023

French media group Banijay acquires Brazilian TV studio

BMA Advogados has helped French entertainment company Banijay Group acquire a majority stake in Brazilian counterpart A Fábrica Entretenimento.

21 March 2023

EDP seeks to delist Brazilian subsidiary with public offering

Mattos Filho has helped electricity company Energias de Portugal (EDP) launch a public offering worth 5.7 billion reais (US$1 billion) to purchase shares issued by its Brazilian subsidiary.

20 March 2023

Germany's DMB lands Brazilian assets with Anschütz buy

German firm Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek and Demarest Advogados in São Paulo have advised German holding company DMB in the Brazilian aspects of its acquisition of navigation systems manufacturer Raytheon Anschütz from US conglomerate Raytheon Technologies Corporation.

20 March 2023

Cescon Barrieu appoints new managing partner

Brazilian Elite firm Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados announces the appointment of Alexandre Gossn Barreto as its new managing partner.

16 March 2023

Brazilian firms steer São Paulo hospital JV

BMA Advogados has helped Brazilian healthcare investor Atlântica sign an agreement worth 600 million reais (US$115 million) with São Paulo's Albert Einstein Israelite Hospital for the construction of a new medical centre in the city.

16 March 2023

Santander-owned fintech delists Brazilian counterpart Getnet

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in São Paulo and New York has helped Santander-owned digital payments PagoNxt launch a tender offer to publicly delist Brazilian counterpart Getnet.

15 March 2023

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