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Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados

AVENIDA BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA 3.144 11TH FLOOR, SÃO PAULO, SP, 01451-000, BRAZIL
Tel:
Work +55 11 3150 7000
Email:
Web:
www.machadomeyer.com

Ana Karina Esteves de Souza

Tel:
Work +55 11 3150 7702
Email:
Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados

Work Department

Financing and infrastructure projects / Public and regulatory law / Special Desks / Energy / Life sciences / Mining / Oil and gas / M&A and private equity

Position

Partner

Career

Souza is specialist in Infrastructure and Energy, with focus in projects and transactions involving private investment in regulated sectors, including concessions and privatizations, administrative and regulatory law and project finance. A large part of Souza’s work encompasses providing clients with legal assistance on investment opportunities in the regulated sectors, structuring and developing projects, providing assistance on biddings and regulated sectors acquisitions, as well as general support regarding infrastructure projects. Souza has previous experience in the provision of legal assistance to clients of several areas of knowledge, such as energy, oil and natural gas, mining, transports, sanitation and pharmaceutical.

Languages

Portuguese and English.

Member

Admitted to the Brazilian Bar and New York Bar Association. Member of the International Bar Association (IBA), Brazil Lawyers Association Brazilian Institute for Energy Law.

Education

Received her LL.B. from Universidade de São Paulo, post-graduate in Business and Economic Law from Fundação Getúlio Vargas and LL.M. from New York University.


Brazil: Energy and natural resources

Electricity

Within: Electricity

The infrastructure and natural resources group at Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados is renowned for its financing work and its strength in the renewable energy sector. A recent highlight was assisting State Power Investment Corporation in the attainment and negotiation of a concession agreement for the operation of the 1.7GW São Simão hydroelectric power plant. The firm also assisted Siemens Energy with the due diligence of a joint venture project to develop, implement and operate a new thermal power plant. Ana Karina Esteves de Souza is recommended.

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