Rio de Janeiro
Rua Santa Luzia, 651
26º andar – Centro
Rio de Janeiro - RJ - Brasil 20030-041
Rio de Janeiro
Operating and investing in Brazil can seem complicated and risky. To navigate the complex Brazilian market, you need lawyers who understand the culture and business norms, speak the languages, have local connections, offer comprehensive services, and know your industry. Our lawyers in Rio de Janeiro can help guide you through challenges and capitalize on opportunities.
We are bicultural and binational — fluent in Portuguese, English, and Spanish. We have strong relationships with local counsel and business people throughout Brazil. As a client, you can benefit from all this simply by working with us.
We regularly represent Brazilian and foreign institutions on cross-border transactions, investigations, and disputes. By teaming with lawyers around the globe, we offer you expanded knowledge and a global context for your business in Brazil. You also get significant experience in your industry sector that, when combined with the above, allows us to understand your needs and even help you address those you didn’t know existed.
Brazil can be a challenge, but we are here to help see you through it.
Claudette M. Christian, Office Managing Partner
Isabel Costa Carvalho, Partner
Eduardo Carvajal, Counsel
Wylie H. Levone, Counsel
WASHINGTON, D.C., 24 March, 2015 – Hogan Lovells is proud to announce that the Rio Oil Finance Trust securitization, a complex transaction in which our team was responsible for the...
Primary Practices and Industries
We are advising Eletrobras, Brazil’s state-owned power company, in high-profile contentious matters.
Assisted a Latin America-based international oil and gas conglomerate in transactions involving the construction of oil drilling ships and FPSOs.
We are advising a Latin America-based international oil conglomerate in three ICC international arbitrations.
We are advising a Latin America-based international oil and gas conglomerate on the sale and leasebacks of offshore drilling rigs and platforms.
We are advising US public and privately held companies in the acquisition of the shares of Brazilian companies.
We represented an international company with worldwide operations in the sale of its subsidiary in the State of Rio de Janeiro.
We advised a Brazilian company in the reorganization of its capital structure, partnership with a UK-based company, and the purchase of assets from third parties.
We advised Grupo Isolux Corsan (Isolux) in financing its equity contribution in the 500kV Taubate-Nova Iguaçu transmission line between São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.
We advised ATL-Algar Telecom Leste, S.A. in structuring and deploying a mobile telephone network in Brazil.
We are representing a Latin America-based oil and gas conglomerate in financings with European-based export credit agencies.
We are representing a Latin-America based oil and gas conglomerate in multibillion US Dollar transactions with Asian lenders.