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Dias Carneiro Advogados

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What the team is known for

Established practice group recognised for its strong abilities assisting international development banks, as well as companies particularly in the energy sector, with the development and financing of projects. Team demonstrates particular skills providing counsel on the full range of related contracts, including the drafting, negotiation and execution of O&M and supply agreements. IFC is a new client win for the department.

Strengths

A client states: "The lawyers are hands-on, always available and have excellent knowledge of the law and the market."

Work highlights

Assisted Vestas Wind Power with the negotiation of a 20-year operation and maintenance services agreement with Engie for the Campo Largo Phase 2 wind farm to be located at Sento Sé and Umburamas municipalities, in the state of Bahia.

Notable practitioners

According to market commentators, co-head of department Ricardo Sanches is "very active on financing mandates" and "very skilled and rigorous when analysing the risks of a project." Sanches assists key clients of the firm in the energy sector with a range of contracts for the financing and development of projects.

According to a client, co-head of department Thiago Vallandro Flores is "an excellent lawyer, as well as very knowledgeable of the local law, the business and the technical matters," and they add: "He identifies the relevant and key issues, simplifying and streamlining the financing process." Another interviewee reports: "He is very focused on financings and has a strong name in the market."

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Overview

Dias Carneiro has been praised for punching above its weights in the past years. Our high-profile team has a strong and diverse track record in different industries, having worked in several cross-borders and domestic complex financing and debt restructuring, M&A deals in connection with infrastructure projects with distinct structures. We represent national and international investors, banks and other financial institutions, multilateral financial agencies and engineering design, supply, construction and operations companies. 

Our experience covers local and international financing of infrastructure projects, besides the analyzes of the legal and regulatory landscape for the assessment of limitations and risks in the structuring of supplies, investments, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) transactions and project financing involving assets under strong state supervision and including legal due diligence.

Members

Junqueira, Gustavo

Leme, Paulo

Sanches, Ricardo

Vallandro Flores, Thiago

Clients

AES

Biosev

China Development Bank

Darby

Inter-American Development Bank

Solairedirect

Trina

Vestas

Voltalia

Industries

Banks

Energy

Financial Services

Forestry & Paper

Transportation

Utilities

Projects Department

Dias Carneiro Advogados

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Department location

Avenida Paulista, 1079 - 4º e 5º andares

São Paulo - SP

Sao Paulo

Brazil

01311-200

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Brazil

Projects


Ricardo Sanches
Band 3
Thiago Vallandro Flores
Band 3