Market: Brazil

Brazil’s BB Asset and JGP partner for ESG funds

Lefosse has helped BB Asset – Banco do Brasil’s fund manager – enter into a partnership with Brazilian independent asset manager JGP to structure ESG-focused investment funds.

01 February 2024

Latin Lawyer announces Diversity Initiative of the Year Award

Featured in 18th Annual Awards

Latin Lawyer is pleased to announce the winner of this year’s Diversity Initiative of the Year Award: Mattos Filho for its support of Jewish and Muslim staff in light of the Israel-Hamas conflict.

31 January 2024

Veirano adds BMA lawyer to partnership

Veirano Advogados has hired an associate from fellow Elite Brazilian firm BMA Advogados as partner, adding firepower to its tax offering.

31 January 2024

Brazil's OSX Group enters judicial recovery again

OSX, the shipping, oil and gas group founded by Brazilian-German businessman Eike Batista, has entered judicial recovery for the second time, after completing a nine-year debt restructuring in 2022.

31 January 2024

Register for LACCA Live: São Paulo now!

LACCA returns to Hotel Unique in São Paulo on 9 May for a day of interactive discussions on the most important topics facing in-house lawyers in Brazil and across Latin America. Read on to view the full programme and for details on how to register.

30 January 2024

Latin Lawyer announces Lifetime Achievement Award

Featured in 18th Annual Awards

Latin Lawyer is pleased to announce the second of two winners of this year’s Lifetime Achievement Awards: Moshe Sendacz of Brazil’s Machado Meyer Advogados.

30 January 2024

Machado Meyer hires real estate talent from Pinheiro Neto

Machado Meyer Advogados has bolstered its real estate offering by appointing a senior associate from fellow Elite Pinheiro Neto Advogados to its partnership.

30 January 2024

Milbank and Dechert in Brazilian airline GOL Chapter 11 filing

Brazilian airline GOL Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes has filed for bankruptcy in New York after securing a US$950 million debtor-in-possession financing package from a bondholder group.

29 January 2024

Stellantis buys controlling stake in Brazilian vehicle repairer

Mattos Filho has helped the Brazilian subsidiary of automotive manufacturing multinational Stellantis purchase a majority stake in local vehicle repair company Comercial Automotiva.

26 January 2024

Cleary and Machado Meyer steer Inter follow-on in Brazil

Two Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP offices and two Machado Meyer Advogados offices have helped Brazilian banking group Inter & Co raise US$140 million through an equity offering.

26 January 2024

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