Edifício Plaza JK
Av. Pres. Juscelino Kubitschek, 1.700, 7º andar
04543-000 São Paulo, SP
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 São Paulo 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 Hogan Lovells.
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...
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We are advising Eletrobras, Brazil’s state-owned power company, in high-profile contentious matters.
We advised BNP Paribas and BB Securities Ltd. in the establishment of the largest ever structured bond by an emerging markets issuer, Rio Oil Finance Trust.
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.
Advised GTIS Partners and its Brazilian subsidiary Palácio Tangará Desenvolvimento Imobiliário Ltda. in the acquisition and management of a new luxury hotel.
We advised Banco Votorantim on its US$288m tender offer for the repurchase of certain of its subordinated notes.
We advised Banco do Estado do Rio Grande do Sul – Banrisul on its US$275m tender offer for the repurchase of certain of its subordinated notes.
We advised Banco ABC Brasil on its US$100m tender offer for the repurchase of certain of its subordinated notes.
We advised Banco do Brasil on its US$600m tender offer for the repurchase of certain of its senior and subordinated notes.
We advised Itaú Unibanco on its US$1bn senior notes issuance under its GMTN Program.