Market: Brazil

KLA promotes eight to partner

Brazilian Highly Recommended firm KLA Advogados has bolstered its tax, corporate and M&A, dispute resolution and wealth management groups by promoting eight senior associates to partner.

13 October 2021

Banco Pan and e-commerce group Mosaico ink all-shares merger

Machado Meyer Advogados has helped Brazilian finance group Banco Pan combine with local e-commerce company Mosaico to launch a new digital marketplace, in a deal worth 2 billion reais (US$363 million).

13 October 2021

Mattos Filho and Stocche Forbes steer e-retailer acquisition

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados has helped Brazilian e-commerce company Infracommerce acquire local counterpart Synapcom for 1.2 billion reais (US$225 million).

13 October 2021

Stocche Forbes boosts infrastructure group

Highly Recommended firm Stocche Forbes has strengthened its infrastructure practice by appointing an in-house lawyer from Brazil’s Proton Energy as partner.

12 October 2021

Brazilian city-bike start-up Tembici gets funding

Tembici, a Brazilian e-bike rental start-up, has hired Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri e Potenza Advogados to raise 430 million reais (US$79 million) in an investment round.

12 October 2021

AES Brasil raises US$205 million in follow-on offer

AES Brasil Energia has enlisted Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in São Paulo and New York and Brazilian firm Lefosse Advogados to execute a 1.1 billion reais (US$205 million) follow-on offering.

12 October 2021

Lorry rental company issues shares in Brazil

Milbank LLP in New York and São Paulo and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro have helped Brazilian lorry rental business Vamos raise 1 billion reais (US$203 million) in a follow-on offering.

12 October 2021

Tauil & Chequer advises all parties in Simpar issuance

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown has acted as deal counsel in Brazilian logistics company Simpar’s issuance of debentures worth 1.5 billion reais (US$277 million).

12 October 2021

Cescon Barrieu hires partner from KLA

Brazilian law firm Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados has appointed its second partner in less than three months by adding a lawyer from KLA Advogados to its senior rank.

11 October 2021

Brazil's Rumo makes sustainability-linked debt tap

Brazil’s largest private railway operator Rumo has relied on Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP in New York and Lefosse Advogados in São Paulo to make its first sustainability-linked bond issuance worth US$500 million.

11 October 2021

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