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Mergers & Acquisitions

Multi-discliplinary advice, highly experienced team and industry knowledge are the cornerstone of our mergers and acquisitions practice, which is recognized as Brazil’s leading by any measure.

We are regularly involved in headline transactions. Our clients come to us whenever the scope of a transaction, no matter how large or small, is strategic and the stakes are high.

We bring sophisticated advice to the most complex and challenging transactions including private and public acquisitions, mergers, contested and friendly takeovers, tender offers, joint ventures, divestitures, leveraged buy-outs, management buy-outs, private equity transactions and other strategic deals.

Our M&A team works closely with other practice areas such as tax, antitrust, capital markets, finance and regulatory to provide the highest level advice with the full breadth of our experience.

Our clients include the world’s largest corporations, private equity firms, financial institutions, sovereign funds and entrepreneurs. Our M&A lawyers are regularly called to advise Boards of Directors, independent committees and financial advisors on deal-related governance matters such as tender offers, fairness opinions, valuation reports and securities regulation.

We have an all-around M&A practice, including:
● Public M&A
● Family Business M&A
● Takeovers
● Distressed M&A
● Private Equity
● Asset Management
● Regulated Industries/Infrastructure M&A

"The firm is excellent throughout. The lawyers provide us with first-class advice and strategic business vision, and work closely with us. In my opinion, they are one of the very best law firms in Brazil."
Chambers and Partners (2018)

People
  1. Ana Carolina Castro Reis Passos

    Partner

  2. Ana Paula Alvarez Calil

    Partner

  3. Cristina de Freitas Bueno

    Partner

  4. Daniel Laudisio

    Partner

  5. Darkson Delmondes Galvão

    Partner

  6. Fernanda Bastos Buhatem

    Partner

  7. Frederico Viana Rodrigues

    Partner

  8. Joaquim José Aceturi de Oliveira

    Partner

  9. Marcos Rafael Flesch

    Partner

  10. Maria Cristina Cescon

    Partner

  11. Marina da Silva Prado

    Partner

  12. Maurício Teixeira dos Santos

    Partner

  13. Roberto Augusto Nogueira de Pary

    Partner

  14. Ronald Herscovici

    Partner

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