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Cahu Beltrão Advogados

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Managing Partners: Rodrigo Cahu Beltrão, Tarcísio de Souza Neto, Thiago Torres de Assunção
Number of partners: 9

Firm Overview:
Cahu Beltrão Advogados is a law firm based in Recife, capital of the State of Pernambuco, Brazil. Acting primarily in corporate/commercial law, the firm is especially recognised in insolvency/ bankruptcy law, contracts and complex litigations disputes. Pioneer in judicial recovery proceedings in the State of Pernambuco, the firm became highly recognised as the expert on the matter. Due to the firm’s experience, it has expanded to other states of the country, such as São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. Guided by the absolute commitment to ethical principles and the pursuit of excellence in customer service, reconciling experience and innovation, and having a modern infrastructure and specialised lawyers, CBA provides counsel in a personalised way, aiming at the provision of high quality legal services.

Main Areas of Practice:
Bankruptcy/Restructuring: 45%
Litigation: 35%
Corporate Law: 15%
Tax: 5%

As a pioneer on its region, CBA has vast experience in advising and representing both debtors and creditors in debt reorganisations on every phase of the procedure, including strategy, negotiation, participation in shareholders and creditors meetings, litigation and accomplishment in and out court. Used to leading multidisciplinary recovery project teams on a large variety of scenarios.
Clients also retain the firm to advise on distressed M&A activity, especially on mergers and acquisitions related to companies and assets involved on bankruptcy/restructuring process.

Assists clients in litigation and arbitration proceedings, conflict prevention and negotiation of settlements; representation of clients in lawsuits at all levels of the Brazilian Judiciary System in various areas, such as civil, commercial, administrative, banking, international, corporate and tax law issues.

Corporate Law:
Work includes: arbitration, banking and finance, contracts, compliance, design and implementation of sophisticated corporate structures, international trade and customs, mergers and acquisitions, project finance, regulatory, real estate, structured finance.

International Work:
CBA advises corporate transactions with foreign companies, design and develop complex structures for foreign investments and advises foreign corporates in respect of domestic particularities and risks.

English, Portuguese, Spanish

Agribusiness, beverages, constructions groups, investments funds, investors, family offices, foreign countries representatives, manufacturers, oil and gas, retail chains, third sector, public service concessions.

Restructuring/Bankruptcy: Rodrigo Beltrão
Corporate Law: Tarcísio de Souza Neto
Dispute Resolution: Rodrigo Beltrão, Thiago Assunção, Tarcísio de Souza Neto