Noteworthy practice primarily representing corporate issuers, notably from the energy and infrastructure sectors. Very active assisting clients with the issuance of debentures to finance projects. Department also works in conjunction with Mayer Brown's New York office to handle international IPOs and follow-ons involving Brazilian companies. Increasingly active in the securitisations space, assisting with the issuance of agribusiness and real estate receivables certificates.
A client values that "they are a multi-jurisdictional firm capable of offering specialised international legal advice."
Advised Banco BTG Pactual as underwriter on the BRL800 million public offering of infrastructure debentures EDP Transmissão.
Head of department Carlos Motta routinely advises both underwriters and issuers on a variety of capital markets deals, including IPOs and follow-ons, as well as the issuance of debentures to finance infrastructure projects. An interviewee says: "Clients appreciate his pragmatic and straightforward approach."Another source adds: "He is technically very good, available and up to date with matters."
Up-and-coming individual Rodolfo Constantino de Tella is a new addition to the team. According to one source, "he is very hands-on in all kinds of operations and active in both debt and equity transactions."He has notable experience in public offerings of shares.A market commentator calls him "a great lawyer."
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We are at the forefront of law when the subject is capital markets. Throughout the years our specialized and sophisticated team participated in the most complex equity, debt and securitization deals in Brazil, such as IPOs, follow-on offerings and other public offerings involving bonds, debentures, promissory notes, Certificates of Real Estate Receivables (CRIs), Certificates of Agribusiness Receivables (CRAs), Tender Offers, appraisal reports for Tender Offers, fairness opinions, structuring of guarantees, among others.
We are the best partners to assist companies, their controlling shareholders and directors, in transition to the capital market, participating, effectively, in the structuring, strategy, due diligence, negotiation with the underwriters, CVM, BMF&BOVESPA, ANBIMA, CETIP and other players. For companies that are already public and traded, we periodically hold seminars, events, send alerts and notes about relevant and recent developments and trends in the market.
Our clients also benefit from our association with the global practices of Mayer Brown, which enables us to offer the practices of capital markets and legal financial services to our clients in other parts of the world, as we recently did in the IPO of Companhia de Saneamento do Paraná – SANEPAR and in the attempt of IPO of Unidas S.A., in which our offices in São Paulo and New York acted alongside as Brazilian and international legal advisors to the companies and their selling shareholders.
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