BMA has been present in most of the major M&A transactions in Brazil over the last two decades, participating in the creation of corporate groups that do business cross a wide spectrum of industries, including Fortune 500 international corporations and many of Brazil’s largest companies.
Helped Eletropaulo in its hostile takeover by Enel;
Helped State Grid Brazil in the process of registration of a public tender offer for the acquisition of shares due to the indirect transfer of control of CPFL Energias Renováveis;
Helped the Boeing-Embraer business combination to form a joint-venture on the commercial jet business of Embraer;
Helped Raízen Combustíveis in the acquisition of Royal Dutch Shell's downstream business in Argentina;
Helped Odebrecht Oil & Gas in its complex and innovative extrajudicial recovery;
Helped Oi S.A. in its restructuring, which has been considered the largest one in Latin America;
Helped XP Controle in the sale of equity of XP Investimentos to Itaú Unibanco;
PGLaw is a multidisciplinary boutique law firm which deals with complex issues with high technical knowledge. The team is composed of globally minded lawyers, with substantial cross-border experience. We understand our clients’ business and envision ourselves as part of their legal department, committing to their success and adopting the safest and most widespread communication technologies to bridge the distance between all involved.
Pinheiro Neto Advogados is a Brazilian, independent and full-service firm specialising in multi-disciplinary deals, and was the first Brazilian law firm to specialise in corporate clients. Over more than 75 years, the firm translates the Brazilian legal environment for the benefit of local and foreign clients.
With clients in almost 80 countries, the firm has grown organically, and developed a distinctive, tight-knit culture, with a low associate-to-partner ratio. With a focus on innovation, the firm has kept its competitive edge throughout the years, and is widely hailed as a beacon of the Brazilian legal market.