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Full-service titan TozziniFreire Advogados maintains an active office in Porto Alegre with a team experienced in top-tier transactional work. It handles M&A deals, reorganisations, joint ventures and shareholder agreements. The team is also seasoned in complex finance issues. Clients benefit from the firm's nationwide presence and multidisciplinary approach. Companies from the mining, banking and food markets have recently relied on the firm. Aiqfome and SCL Agricola are new client wins.
A client says: "TozziniFreire is one of the best firms in the country. They combine theoretical knowledge with practical aspects in their practice, having a lot of experience and skills during complex negotiations."
Another satisfied client reports: "Everything was, literally, perfect."
TozziniFreire assisted Aiqfome with the sale of the entirety of its quotas to Magazine Luiza.
Bruna Braga Luz Oliveira is an associate to watch that is cited by clients as a lawyer doing "very good work that is truly consistent." Other interviewees mention that she is "very much organised and I liked to work with her."
Associate to watch Daniel Born Roman is valued by clients. One describes him as a practitioner with "a unique technical expertise." Another one says he is "very quick" in responding to the client's requests.
Luis Renato Ferreira da Silva co-heads the team and he enjoys the good opinion of peers, who comment on the importance of his track record and his "knowledge of civil cases." In addition to contract matters and deals, he handles arbitration cases.
Partner Maria Bofill serves as co-head of the team and she elicits the praise of clients, who express their satisfaction by saying that "she is the best lawyer I've dealt with. She has a profound knowledgeof complex negotiations and knows how to conduct them with an assertive tone." Other interviewees point to her business acumen.
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· TozziniFreire’s Porto Alegre office is dedicated to southern Brazilian clients and comprises a team of partners and associates with international background, which connects to the local market and is familiar with its peculiar aspects. The Porto Alegre team is involved in the major transactions in Southern Brazil and is a local leader when it comes to cross-border transactions.
· Our South Corporate team has particular expertise in mergers and acquisitions, as well as in corporate restructuring and it has represented clients in the largest transactions held in the state of Rio Grande do Sul in the past decade.