Fabio Perrone Campos Mello is a partner in Campos Mello Advogados' Corporate and Real Estate practices, based in São Paulo.

Fabio focuses his practice on real estate, corporate, mergers and acquisitions, and securities. He represents a broad range of clients in the planning and structuring of business transactions and corporate activities, including incorporation of companies, corporate reorganizations and restructuring, assembly of joint ventures, consortiums, associations, foundations, and partnerships among other methods of organizing businesses, activities and enterprises.

Fabio advises clients on issues involving the acquisition and disposition of corporate shareholdings or assets; executing due diligence procedures, divestitures, M&A transactions (including management buyouts and takeovers), assisting in the acquisition or transfer of ownership of equity interests, minority shareholdings and the structuring of public offerings of shares.

Fabio offers legal advice in all investment operations, directing Brazilian and foreign investors on mutual funds, investment companies and share portfolios.

Fabio's extensive client list includes Brazilian and international companies across industry sectors, such as hospitality and leisure (hotels and resorts), infrastructure, financial and banking services (investment management and funds), real estate and transportation.

Recent editions of Chambers Latin America recognized Fabio as a "leading individual" in Corporate/M&A and Real Estate, being described by clients as "a lawyer with tremendous knowledge of international law and a Midas touch when it comes to drafting contract" as well as "exceptionally client focused. "Fabio began his career at LA Campos Mello Advogados, practicing in the areas of real estate and litigation between 1995 and 1998. After that, he left to serve as an attorney at two prominent Brazilian law firms. In 2005, Fabio joined Campos Mello Advogados as a partner.


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