Assistance in financing and leasing, aircraft registration and de-registration, tax driven structures, repossession and foreclosure and air transport regulations.
The firm is qualified to deal with competition law and regulation – Administrative Economic Defence Council (CADE), as well as consumer defence.
Experienced in representing companies involved in domestic and international arbitrations, as well as assistance in proceedings involving international litigation, having experience both in the coordination of litigation abroad on behalf of Brazilian clients and in providing advice to its foreign clients in Brazil.
Banking; Finance, Structured Financial Transactions & Investment Funds:
The firm pioneered the design and implementation of operations involving securitisation in Brazil, acting for both originators and takers of the receivables. The firm also provides assistance in all legal matters related to the structuring of project finance operations and structured financial transactions.
Capital Markets; Corporate; Merger & Acquisitions:
Experienced in providing legal services related to the formation of various types of companies and associations, public and closely held companies, spin-offs and consolidations, shareholder agreements, debt conversion into investment, as well as the issue of securities in Brazil and abroad.
Energy, Oil & Gas:
Assistance to local and foreign clients involved in the energy sector, advising in obtaining tax incentives for importation of equipment, financing of vessels, as well as in negotiations and execution of agreements regarding bioethanol exportation and negotiations concerning the acquisitions of new sugar ethanol plants.
Family & Inheritance:
Experienced in providing legal services in matters of family law and inheritance, including separation and divorce procedures, guarding and keeping of children, tutelage and interdiction, as well as in the non-judicial assistance in the preparation of pre-nuptial agreements.
Infrastructure & Project Finance:
Assistance in the preparation and negotiation of the necessary documents to fund a project, including EPC agreements, loan agreements, assignment of funds agreements, support agreements to shareholders, performance bonds, amongst others. Insurance: In this field, the firm deals with loss adjustment, insurance and reinsurance advice, negotiation, litigation and coverage disputes.
Experience gained whilst providing services related in all kind of intellectual property, such as e-commerce agreements, e-payments, privacy and data protection.
Experienced in providing legal advice in labour consultancy, labour administrative litigation, labour judicial litigation as well as due diligence.
The firm is very active not only in the setting up of funds and assistance in the negotiation, but also in the assistance with the regulatory aspects for the obtaining of funds with domestic and foreign investors.
The firm is qualified to advise on all legal matters related to the development and implementation of real estate ventures, including those involving shopping centres, hotels, residential and commercial buildings.
Assistance related to the privatisation and concession of public services, having acted both on behalf of federal, state and municipal entities, as well as representing private investors.
Restructuring & Insolvency:
Experienced in advising companies which find themselves in a state of pre-insolvency or insolvency, with a view to achieving its recovery through implementation of legal structures.
Tax & Tax Planning:
The firm is prepared to render services involving all tax matters. The tax team works hand in hand with the corporate team, so as to structure transactions in the most efficient manner tax-wise.
Technology & Digital:
Consulting on the legal aspects of the Internet in Brazil, specially in connection with e-commerce, privacy and data protection and assistance to companies interested in investing in the information technology sector in Brazil.