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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
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Web:
www.machadomeyer.com

Rafael Carretero

Tel:
Work + 55 11 3150-7467
Email:
Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados

Work Department

Banking, insurance and finance / Capital markets / Restructuring and insolvency / Financial services

Position

Partner

Career

Carretero is specialist in banking and finance, with highlights on structured finance transactions, debt restructurings, derivatives, international investments in Brazil, banking regulations, offerings in Brazil and abroad, mergers and acquisitions in the financial sector, transactions of agribusiness financing, and issuance of legal opinions on subjects related to banking law. He engages activities in several local and cross-border finance transactions, including highly complex deals, and supports financial institutions on developing new products and adjusting products from other countries to the Brazilian financial market.

Languages

Portuguese and English.

Member

Admitted to the Brazilian Bar Association. Member of the Legal Committee of the Brazilian Association of International Banks – ABBI

Education

Received his LL.B from Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado. Obtained his Master's degree from University of Chicago Law School.


Brazil

Bankruptcy and restructuring

Within: Bankruptcy and restructuring

The highly regarded team at Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados receives praise for its ‘short response times’ and ‘broad knowledge’. In an illustration of the firm’s strong commitment to the bankruptcy and restructuring practice, it promoted Rafael Capelão Carretero to partner in 2017. Renata Martins de Oliveira Amado has been acting as outside counsel to Telefônica Brasil and others as creditors in the ongoing Oi Group judicial recovery. In another complex case, José Ribeiro do Prado Júnior and Carretero represented Banco Bradesco, Banco do Brasil and Banco Indusval in the debt restructuring of Unigel Group, which has seen the existing security agreement split into three independent parts to accommodate three groups of creditors. Renato Gomes Ribeiro Maggio is recommended. Rafael Capelão Carretero was promoted to partner in 2017.

The highly regarded team at Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados receives praise for its ‘short response times’ and ‘broad knowledge’. In an illustration of the firm’s strong commitment to the bankruptcy and restructuring practice, it promoted Rafael Capelão Carretero to partner in 2017. Renata Martins de Oliveira Amado has been acting as outside counsel to Telefônica Brasil and others as creditors in the ongoing Oi Group judicial recovery. In another complex case, José Ribeiro do Prado Júnior and Carretero represented Banco Bradesco, Banco do Brasil and Banco Indusval in the debt restructuring of Unigel Group, which has seen the existing security agreement split into three independent parts to accommodate three groups of creditors. Renato Gomes Ribeiro Maggio is recommended. Rafael Capelão Carretero was promoted to partner in 2017.

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Capital markets

Within: Capital markets

Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados’ ‘highly competent’ group offers the full range of capital markets services. It acted as Brazilian counsel to the underwriters, including National Bank Financial and Cormark Securities, on an offering of common shares by Brio Gold. Another highlight was advising construction firm Direcional Engenharia and XP Investimentos, as underwriter, on a public offering of real estate receivables certificates. Eliana Ambrósio Chimenti, Gustavo Rugani and the ‘exceptionalAdriano Schnur Gabriel Ferreira are recommended. Rafael Carretero and investment fund specialist Luciana Costa Engelberg made partner in May 2017.

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