TozziniFreire Advogados


Rua Borges Lagoa, 1328 - Vila Mariana
São Paulo, SP

+55 11 5086 5000

+55 11 5086 5555

Key contacts:

Banking & Finance and Capital Markets partner: Alexei Bonamin
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Corporate and M&A and Private Equity partner: Fernando Carvalho
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Corporate and M&A and Private Equity partner: João Busin
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Corporate and M&A partner: Marcela Waksman Ejnisman
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Quick facts:

Number of lawyers: 865
Number of partners : 95
Network memberships: WLG, IBA, PRAC, LAVCA
Languages: Portuguese, English, German, Italian, French, Korean, Chinese

TozziniFreire is a premier, full-service law firm that consistently provides legal services to domestic and international companies in a wide variety of business sectors.Along these years, we have played a major role in many of the most significant transactions in the Brazilian market, becoming one of the largest and most prestigious firms in Latin America.

We see ourselves as one cohesive entity and act accordingly. With fully-owned offices in several cities in Brazil, we are able to guarantee our clients the same outstanding services and one-firm resource throughout the country.This concept enables us to safeguard, every day, the firm’s culture, mission and values – which are the essence of who we are and what we do.

Our expertise has been consistently recognized by international and national specialized publications. TozziniFreire and its partners are regularly recognized and recommended as leaders in their field of practice.

  • Asset finance
  • Banking
  • Capital markets: Debt
  • Capital markets: Equity
  • Financial restructuring
  • Investment funds
  • M&A
  • Private equity
  • Private equity funds
  • Project development
  • Project finance
  • Restructuring and insolvency

Corporate and M&A:
Partner Marcela Waksman Ejnisman
Recent case highlight:

  • Assistance in the acquisition, by McCain do Brasil, of 51% of the shares of the holding company TPZ Participações

Private Equity:
Partners João Busin and Fernando Carvalho |
Recent case highlight:

  • Investment by BB Ventures, a venture capital fund managed by MSW Capital, in Rancho Soluções em Tecnologia, a startup engaged in the business of development and licensing of non-customizable computer programs for the livestock sector

Banking & Finance and Capital Markets:
Partner Alexei Bonamin
Recent case highlight:

  • Deal counsel to Eurofarma and Banco Santander on Eurofarma’s fourth public issuance of non-convertible debentures, in an amount of BRL 500,000,000.00 (five hundred million reais). The proceeds will be used towards general corporate purposes, and will serve, among others, as buffer for potential M&A transactions envisioned by Eurofarma.

  • Agriculture
  • Banking
  • Construction and materials
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Energy
  • Financial services
  • Food and beverage
  • Gaming
  • Industrials
  • Investment management
  • Media
  • Natural resources
  • Real estate
  • Tech and telecoms

  • Campinas, Brasília, Porto Alegre, Rio de Janeiro and New York.

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