TozziniFreire Advogados

Brazil

Address:
Rua Borges Lagoa, nº 1328
São Paulo, SP
04038-904
Brazil

+55 11 5086 5000

+55 11 5086 5555


Key contacts:

Co-head of the Corporate/M&A practice: Maria Elisa Gualandi Verri
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Co-head of the Corporate/M&A practice: Marcela Waksman Ejnisman
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Co-Head of the Banking & Finance and Capital Markets practices: Alexei Bonamin
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Quick facts:

Number of lawyers: 505
Network memberships: Since 1993, we have a strong partnership with World Law Group, one of the oldest and largest global networks of independent full-service law firms, specifically created to meet the global legal needs of multinational companies. For almost 20 years, we are also members of the Pacific Rim Advisory Council – PRAC – an international law firm association with a unique strategic alliance within the global legal community.
Languages: Portuguese, English, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish


Established in 1976, TozziniFreire Advogados is a premier, full-service law firm ranking as one of the leading firms in Latin America. We are leaders in Brazil’s M&A market and actively involved in structuring high-profile transactions and executing all types of deals.

Our Banking & Finance and Capital Markets practices has a long history of representing local and international financial institutions and major companies, offering extensive knowledge in structuring all types of complex finance and derivatives transactions.

TozziniFreire recently introduced an exclusive area focused on Financial Innovation, to provide cutting edge legal solutions in the market concerning financial facilities, innovation and technology.

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

Mergers & Acquisitions
João Busin (lead partner)
jbusin@tozzinifreire.com.br

Recent transactional highlights:
We are advising OTPP on the ongoing transaction for acquisition of 100% of Evoltz, a company that operates one of Brazil’s largest electric energy transmission lines across 10 Brazilian states, currently controlled by a private equity fund of the sponsor TPG – Value: BRL 3 Billion.

Banking & Finance
Alexei Bonamin
abonamin@tozzinifreire.com.br

Recent transactional highlights:
Assistance to Banrisul in the issuance and sale of US$ 300,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 5.375% Tier II Subordinated Capital Notes Due 2031, aiming to improve Banrisul's Tier 2 Capital ratio, besides general corporate purposes.

  • Agriculture
  • Automotive
  • Banking
  • Construction and materials
  • Consumer goods and services
  • Energy
  • ESG - Environmental, Social and Governance
  • Financial services
  • Gaming
  • Government and public policy
  • Healthcare
  • Insurance
  • Life sciences
  • Media
  • Mining
  • Oil and gas
  • Real estate
  • Social infrastructure
  • Sustainable and impact investing
  • Tech and telecoms
  • Transport

Av. Paulista 2421 - 8º andar
São Paulo, SP
01311-300
Brazil
T: +55 11 3291-1000
E: mail@tozzinifreire.com.br
W: https://tozzinifreire.com.br/

Rua Buenos Aires, 15 - 8º andar
Ed. Buenos Aires Corporate
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
20070-021
Brazil
T: +55 21 3535-2100
E: mail@tozzinifreire.com.br
W: https://tozzinifreire.com.br/

Setor Comercial Norte
Quadra 2, Bloco A, Corporate Financial Center
6º andar, Conjunto 604 - Brasília, DF
70712-900
Brazil
T: +55 61 3426-8000
E: mail@tozzinifreire.com.br
W: https://tozzinifreire.com.br/

Av. Carlos Gomes 222
Ed. Opus One - 5º andar
Porto Alegre, RS
90480-000
Brazil
T: +55 51 3025-2200
E: mail@tozzinifreire.com.br
W: https://tozzinifreire.com.br/

Av. Dr. José Bonifácio
Coutinho Nogueira 150 - 8º andar
Campinas, SP
13091-611
Brazil
T: +55 19 3207-3666
E: mail@tozzinifreire.com.br
W: https://tozzinifreire.com.br/

150 East 58th Street
16th Floor - New York, NY
10155
United States of America
T: +1 212 698-1445
E: mail@tozzinifreire.com.br
W: https://tozzinifreire.com.br/