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Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados

AVENIDA BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA 3.144 11TH FLOOR, SÃO PAULO, SP, 01451-000, BRAZIL
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Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados, Rafael Vanzella, São Paulo, BRAZIL

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Rafael Vanzella

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Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados

Work Department

Financing and infrastructure projects / Contracts and complex negotiations / Public and regulatory law / Construction / Energy / Financial services

Position

Partner

Career

Vanzella is specialist in regulated contracts, structured acquisitions and financings, complex guarantees, and public administration business conducted in the sectors of transports and logistics, energy, urban mobility and cities, basic sanitation, and solid waste. He provides legal assistance to investors, main contractors, suppliers of capital goods, financial institutions, and governmental agencies on a range of steps of an infrastructure project, such as private-public partnerships modeling and concessions, negotiation of joint venture agreements, participation in tenders, establishment of special purpose companies and of their shareholders’ agreements, structuring construction contracts, supply and off-takes, paying in of capital structure, and disvestiture transactions. He also engages activities in expression of interest procedures, pre-litigation procedures of administrative contracts, regulatory analysis and diagnosis, and drawing up studies on sectors and public policies.

Languages

Portuguese and English.

Member

Admitted to Brazilian Bar Association. Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst Alumni

Education

Received his LL.B from Universidade de São Paulo. Guest researcher at Fakultät der Rechtswissenschaft an der Universität Hamburg and Max-Planck-Institut für ausländisches und internationales Privatrecht. Obtained his Doctorate degree in Civil Law from Universidade de São Paulo.


Brazil

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Rafael Vanzella - Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados

Within: Public law

Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados has strong experience in infrastructure projects, public law and regulatory matters. It is set apart by its ability to advise on the full life cycle of projects, from bidding processes to administrative and judicial litigation, and has a notable track record before the Court of Accounts and Superior Court. Lucas Sant’Anna advised Entrevias Concessionária de Rodovias on the transition process in assuming a highway previously under Vianorte administration, and Mauro Bardawil Penteado and Rafael Vanzella advised Vale on an early extension process concerning railway concession contracts with the National Agency of Land Transport (ANTT). José Virgílio Lopes Enei leads the department.

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