Market: Brazil

Graça Couto steers Brazilian real estate acquisition

Brazilian real estate group JHSF has hired Graça Couto, Sequerra, Levitinas, Bicudo, Leal & Abby Advogados to acquire a majority stake in a property portfolio for 177 million reais (US$36 million).

28 June 2022

Machado Meyer celebrates 50 years with education institute launch

As part of its 50th anniversary this year, Brazilian Elite firm Machado Meyer Advogados has launched a non-profit organisation aimed at promoting education in the country.

27 June 2022

Brazilian iron miner gets US$375 million credit line

Allen & Overy LLP in Washington, DC and Milan and Machado Meyer Advogados in São Paulo have helped a group of banks lend US$375 million to Brazilian iron ore miner CSN Mineração.

24 June 2022

TozziniFreire returns for Cyrela real estate acquisition

TozziniFreire Advogados has helped Brazilian real estate developer Cyrela buy a stake in a special purpose company owned by local counterpart Tarjab-Ares Empreendimentos Imobiliários.

23 June 2022

Tauil & Chequer and Stocche Forbes in double Energisa offering

Brazilian energy group Energisa has hired Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown to make two separate debt offerings, worth a total of 850 million reais (US$174 million).

23 June 2022

Machado Meyer hires disputes partner from Campos Mello

Brazilian Elite firm Machado Meyer Advogados has boosted its litigation and arbitration practices by hiring a partner from Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper.

22 June 2022

LATAM Airlines wins Chapter 11 plan approval

Over two years after it sought Chapter 11 protection in New York, LATAM Airlines has received court approval of a restructuring plan that will facilitate the injection of about US$8 billion through a capital increase, the issuance of convertible bonds and new debt.

22 June 2022

CI&T acquires Brazilian consulting group

Lobo de Rizzo Advogados has helped Brazilian digital solution company CI&T buy local strategic consulting group Box 1824.

22 June 2022

Brazil’s Eneva inks second power plant buy in a week

Lefosse has helped Brazilian electricity group Eneva purchase a gas-fired thermal power plant from the local branch of Italian energy company Enel for 467 million reais (US$96 million).

21 June 2022

Warburg Pincus invests in Brazilian communications start-up

Brazilian communications platform Take Blip has hired Bronstein, Zilberberg, Chueiri e Potenza Advogados to raise US$70 million in a Series B funding round.

21 June 2022

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