• Advised PSPIB-SDL INC. in a joint venture in Brazil with SIG Engenharia, with the corporate structuring of the investment, governance and design of guarantees, negotiation of all the relevant documents, such as JV Agreement and shareholders' agreement, among others
  • Advised Ager Incorporações Imobiliárias, a Brazilian developer company based in Rio de Janeiro, in a R$500 million joint venture with global real estate investment firm GTIS Partners in order to perform real estate developments in Brazil
  • Advised Brazilian transportation and logistics Fink Group on acquiring a US$200 million equity stake (60 percent) in Santos Brasil, the company that manages the largest and busiest container port in Latin America
  • Advised worldwide hotel operator and franchisor Marriott International on the US$47.5 million sale of JW Marriott Hotel Rio de Janeiro, in Brazil, to an affiliate of US hospitality real estate company Host Hotels & Resorts
  • Advised Brazilian real estate developer Brookfield Residential Properties on the US$242 million acquisition of real estate developer Tamboré
  • Represented Brazilian beverage company Cervejaria Devassa on the sale of its controlling shares to Schincariol, one of the major breweries in Brazil
  • Represented Brazilian transportation and logistics Fink Group on acquiring controlling interest in logistics service provider Multiterminais Alfandegados do Brasil, through the exercise of preferential rights, in conjunction with Gávea Investimentos
  • Advised Brazilian asset management firm Rio Bravo Investimentos in the investment (second stage) of software developer Embrion (Compera nTime), in connection with its venture capital fund Rio Bravo Investech I, a mutual fund for investments in emerging companies
  • Represented Brazilian asset management firm Rio Bravo Investimentos in the investment (seed capital) of special adhesives company Adespec, in connection with its venture capital fund Rio Bravo Investech II, a mutual fund for investments in emerging companies
  • Advised BZLOG partners to establish the company's management in their behalf, drafting a new shareholders agreement and coordinating their investments with the other partner, Cesário André Buffara Filho, member of Buffara Family, who has a long-term experience with warehouses and logistics enterprises in Brazil
  • Advised ANGRA VOLT FIA, a private equity fund, on the shareholders' meetings and corporate guidance at the listed company CENTRAIS ELÉTRICAS DE SANTA CATARINA S.A. – CELESC, and is also responsible for legal opinions for corporate reorganizations, M&A transactions and general legal guidance for the board members elected by our client ANGRA in the energy company
  • Advised ANGRA on the M&A with ROCHA TERMINAIS PORTUÁRIOS E LOGÍSTICA S.A. also supporting the drafting and negotiating of all related agreements, especially the Investment and Shareholders' agreements
  • Advised RABOBANK AND ROYAL OF SCOTLAND on the auction sale process INVE Aquaculture group, a sustainably grown aquaculture species company, on the auction sale process of its shares. The Shareholders starts a confidential auction sale process in respect of INVE Aqua and envisage an effective and swift process to attract potential bidders and assess offers. The transaction will involve a bidding process followed by the selection of a preferred bidder, whereby the shares in INVE Aquaculture Holding B.V. will be sold
  • Advised RABOBANK and ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND, shareholders of the worldwide group Nutriad, an animal nutrition and health company, on the auction sale process of its shares. We were responsible for the Brazilian branch legal due diligence among other arrangements
  • Represented LESTE REALTY on the joint acquisition of 10 real estate enterprises under development owned by PDG Realty S.A., a listed company, in different regions of Brazil. We advised LESTE REALTY to perform the due diligence procedures in each property as well as drawing the best acquisition structure. We were responsible for drafting and negotiating all the relevant agreements and documents to be executed
  • Advised a Brazilian company indirectly controlled by NUVASIVE, INC. (NASDAQ: NUVA), a leading medical device company focused on transforming spine surgery with minimally disruptive, procedurally-integrated solutions in the acquisition of 100 percent per cent equity stake of Mega Surgical shares by Neblina Distribuição de Produtos Médicos Ltda
  • Advised PSPIB-SDL INC. in a joint venture in Brazil with SIG Engenharia, with the corporate structuring of the investment, governance and design of guarantees, negotiation of all the relevant documents
  • Advised major Brazilian construction company João Fortes Engenharia on acquiring, developing and selling Bangu Shopping, in Rio de Janeiro, to Aliansce Shopping Centers, a Brazilian joint venture between Iguatemi Nacional and General Growth Properties
  • Advised an affiliate of global hospitality company Hyatt Hotels Corporation on the acquisition of a majority interest in a 46,000 square meter ocean-front property in Barra da Tijuca, an upscale residential and commercial district of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, for the purpose of developing a 408-room Grand Hyatt hotel
  • Represented leading Brazilian mall owner, Brookfield Shopping Centers, on developing and acquiring several shopping malls, such as Shopping Rio Sul, Itaú Power Shopping, Raposo Shopping and Shopping Mogi, among others in different locations in Brazil
  • Advised Brazilian healthcare provider Amil Assistência Médica Internacional on structuring and restructuring the real estate mixed use development Hospital das Américas, a private hospital complex located in an area of more than 60,000 square kilometers in Barra da Tijuca, one of the fastest growing neighborhoods in the city of Rio de Janeiro
  • Represented Brazilian asset management firm Rio Bravo Investimentos on the incorporation and management of R$300 million private equity fund Mercantil do Brasil, encompassing the acquisition and rental of commercial real estate properties in Brazil
  • Advised Rio Bravo Investimentos in the management of real estate investment fund Shopping Pátio Higienópolis, which encompasses 25 percent of a shopping center with 220 stores located in São Paulo, Brazil. Fund with R$106 million in assets
  • Advised Rio Bravo Investimentos in the management of real estate investment fund Via Parque Shopping, which encompasses 100 percent of a shopping center with 237 stores located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Fund with R$83 million in assets
  • Represented Rio Bravo Investimentos in the management of real estate investment fund Vereda, which encompasses the acquisition and renting/selling of commercial, service and industrial real estate properties in Minas Gerais, Brazil. Fund with R$33 million in assets
  • Represented SoftBank a leading internet-based and telecommunication carrier, in the private equity transaction in the Brazilian largest urban mobility startup and ridesharing company, 99 Taxis, in the amount of US$100million
  • Represented Groupon Inc., the largest local e-commerce platform in the world, on the sale of its Brazilian operations (Groupon Serviços Digitais Ltda.) to Nazca Needish Asset Holding II LLC, which is part of the Chilean investment group Mountain Nazca, specialized in venture capital investments in information technology software and services, among others
  • Advised Vinci Partners, one of the leading Private Equity firms in Brazil, with its corporate obligations and day to day activities in relation to its portfolio companies
  • Represented Wipro, a global information technology, consulting and outsourcing company, with all legal aspects related to the acquisition of InfoServer S.A., a specialized IT services provider for banking, financial services and insurance sector in Brazil, including due diligence, antitrust demands, negotiating and drafting transaction agreements
  • Advised Angra Partners Gestão de Recursos S.A., one of the leading Private Equity firms in Brazil, with its corporate obligations, investments/divestures and day to day activities in relation to its portfolio companies
  • Advised the Marsh Group in its global corporate reorganization
  • Represented OSX Brasil S.A. with an internal reorganization aiming its judicial recovery and renegotiation of all of its agreements with goods and services providers in coordination and interaction with Alvarez & Marsal
  • Advised Delta Construções S.A. jointly with Alvarez & Marsal in order to structure and implement its judicial recovery with the sale of independent productive units representing part of the company's business
  • Advised Angra Partners on restructuring an investment of two of its Private Equity Funds, converting its positions from equity to senior debts in a pre-Chapter 11 situation with a positive outcome and recovery of the investment through the debt's fulfilment
  • Advised Leste Realty with the Due Diligence and acquisition of different real estate assets located in the State of São Paulo from PDG Realty during its internal assets reorganization pre-Chapter 11