What the team is known for
Franco Leutewiler Henriques Advogados brings the concept of multi-area corporate law in a lean full-service model, with its headquarters in São Paulo. The firm has a noteworthy department assisting important national agribusiness players in corporate and transactional mandates, including issuance of Agribusiness Receivables Certificates, capital markets operations, structuring of loans, and share collateral contracts. Also provides representation in high-complexity litigation mandates.
A client says: "The team assisted me with a CRA issuance. They delivered a very good service."
Another client says: "They have a strong market awareness, as well as in-depth knowledge of the agrarian and civil law applied to agribusiness."
Franco Leutewiler Henriques Advogados assisted Biosev S.A. with the restructuring of its entire debt structure in the context of the closing of an M&A transaction with Raízen.
is an established practitioner in the agribusiness market, with a reputation for excellence in sector-related corporate and capital markets issues, including the issuance of Agricultural Receivables Certificates and Credit Rights Certificates, and debt restructuring. One client says: "Gabriel is an outstanding professional, committed to the business, as well as to finding the right approach to his client's portfolio."
Nancy Gombossy de Melo Franco
is a pre-eminent practitioner, particularly highly rated for her expertise representing important clients in sophisticated litigation mandates in the agribusiness sector. She enjoys a great reputation among peers and clients, with one source saying: "Nancy has longstanding experience. She is always up-to-date on agribusiness contentious discussions."
A market source adds: "She is an excellent litigation lawyer. She also has in-depth knowledge about the industry."
Thiago Soares Gerbasi
is acknowledged for his precise legal work and local expertise assisting clients with sophisticated and strategic contentious matters, including representation in enforcement claims and credit recovery actions. One client says: "Thiago has strong technical knowledge, and goes deep into the discussions."