Solid practice group drawing upon its close association with a well-regarded international firm to represent domestic and international banks acting as lenders in project finance matters. Particular expertise assisting with the financing of oil and gas, power and transportation projects using both banking and capital markets instruments. Team boasts additional skills structuring concession models. Bank of China and Empresa Brasileira de Infraestrutura Aeroportuária are new client wins.
A client says: "The lawyers not only possess in-depth technical knowledge but also are agile, prompt and reliable." The client goes on to report: "They have demonstrated great abilities for dialogue and negotiation with the various parties involved in the project."
Advised Banco BTG Pactual, Banco Bradesco and Banco ABC Brasil on the issuance of surety letters to guarantee long-term financing provided by Banco do Nordeste do Brasil for the construction and development of a solar power project.
A client describes partner Bruno Werneck as "a very deal-oriented, knowledgeable and available professional."A market commentator attests to his multidisciplinary skills, saying: "He is capable of handling both development and financing matters."
A market commentator considers co-head of department Eduardo Lima "a great lawyer who is a fantastic counterpart due to his great negotiation skills." A happy client highlights him for "his business-oriented approach and ability to think out of the box,"adding: "He is always available and proactive." Another client adds: "He is attentive to clients' needs and works collaboratively to provide the best solution. He is also quick to deliver while upholding the highest standard of work."
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Tauil & Chequer Advogados has one of the strongest combined domestic and cross-border infrastructure practices and is the adviser of choice for innovative projects in Brazil and Latin America. The firm has experience and tradition in projects involving ports, highways, railroads, power, oil, gas, pipelines, water, real estate and telecommunications.
We help clients with: Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships – projects involving public and private entities related to the design, construction, financing, operation and/or maintenance of existing or new infrastructure assets; Infrastructure Financing/Projects – financing and development of new infrastructure projects, and; Infrastructure Funds – formation of the infrastructure funds that invest in these assets and most any other infrastructure-related activity.
Our multidisciplinary approach brings together teams of lawyers in such areas as finance and securitization, government regulatory, corporate and securities, real estate, tax, private equity and infrastructure funds to serve the range of client needs in this area.
Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown