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KLA-Koury Lopes Advogados

AV. BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA 1355, 18º ANDAR, CEP 01452-002 SÃO PAULO, SP, BRAZIL
Tel:
Work +55 11 3799 0000
Fax:
Fax +55 11 3799 8200
Web:
www.klalaw.com.br
Brasilia, Sao Paulo

Ricardo Higashitani

Tel:
Work (+55 11) 3799 8260
Email:
KLA-Koury Lopes Advogados

Work Department

Practice Areas: Banking & Finance, Capital Markets.

Position

Partner at KLA - Koury Lopes Advogados.

Career

Pinheiro Neto Advogados, São Paulo, 1998-2005; Lefosse Advogados/Linklaters, São Paulo, 2005-2009/2010-2011; Linklaters, London & New York, 2009-2010; KLA, 2011-to date.

Languages

English.

Member

Bar Admission: Brazil (São Paulo, 2003).

Education

Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de São Paulo, LLB, 2002; IBMEC, LLM in Financial and Capital Markets, 2006; University of London, King’s College, LLM in International Financial Law (Merit), 2009.


Brazil

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

KLA-Koury Lopes Advogados is particularly strong in the real estate sector, regularly advising borrowers on development and construction financing. A highlight was advising Iguatemi Empresas de Shopping Centers on inter-company loan transactions. Fernanda Levy is ‘detail-oriented’, and Ricardo Higashitani is ‘helpful’.

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Capital markets

Within: Capital markets

In 2017, KLA-Koury Lopes Advogados handled numerous issuances of real estate receivables certificates. Another recent highlight was advising Rádio e Televisão Bandeirantes on an issuance of debentures worth R$250m. Ricardo Higashitani, Fernanda Levy and Ricardo Stuber are the names to note.

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