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Banking & Finance

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What the team is known for

Established practice well equipped to represent borrowers and lenders in financial transactions. Regularly undertakes syndicated loans, cross-border export prepayment finance and debt restructuring mandates. Clientele comprises significant financial institutions, as well as players from the energy and technology industries. Other typical services include project finance and negotiation of guarantee agreements. Digital Realty and Bank of China Luxembourg Branch are new clients.


A client appreciates that "their banking and finance team is experienced and has solid market knowledge," adding: "They are multidisciplinary and offer competitive fees."

Work highlights

Advised Banco Santander on a cross-border export prepayment agreement in the amount of USD250 million in favour of Eldorado Brasil Celulose.

Notable practitioners

Fabio Braga is the key contact for clients.

Department Information

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Our banking lawyers represent investment banks and other financial institutions in their capacities as agents, arrangers, and lenders, as well as corporate borrowers and private equity firms, in structuring and executing the most complex financings across industries and around the globe.

We advise on all types of debt transactions originating in Brazil with a foreign law component and transactions originating abroad subject to Brazilian law or with a Brazilian component. 

Our banking and finance team work closely with our tax and corporate practices to provide seamless and timely legal advice that meets clients’ business needs.


Braga, Fabio

Naves, Helen


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Construction & Materials


Financial Services

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Forestry & Paper

Health Care

Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences

Technology, Hardware & Electronics


Banking & Finance Department

Demarest Advogados

Department location

Avenida Pedroso de Moraes, 1201

Centro Cultural Ohtake

São Paulo - SP

Sao Paulo



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