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Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados

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Brasilia, London, New York, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo

Marina Anselmo Schneider

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Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados

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São Paulo - Paulista


Partner - Capital Markets, Finance and Finance Project


Marina’s practice focuses on domestic and international capital markets transactions, finance, and structured finance. She has represented virtually every major bank activity in Brazil's capital and financial markets. Her experience includes project finance transactions in the context of bank and capital markets financings, representing financial institutions, development agencies and sponsors in a wide range of infrastructure-related projects. Marina has substantial derivatives, securitization, and hybrid instruments experience..


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Bachelor of Laws, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo ;Specialization in Corporate Law, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo; Master of Laws (LL.M.), University of London


Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados has a broad banking and finance practice including regulatory matters and project finance. It recently advised Goldman Sachs and Fortress Investment Group on a cross-border, multi-currency transaction involving the increase of Nubank’s credit line to R$455m; Renato Schermann Ximenes de Melo led the advice on this, and also assisted Visa in developing an internal regulatory framework concerning authorisation proceedings for payment schemes and card networks. Having ‘excellent negotiator’ Marina Anselmo Schneider as an adviser ‘makes a difference in a complex finance deal’, and project finance expert Pablo Sorj is ‘particularly good’. Also recommended are Alex Hatanaka, who specialises in administrative proceedings, and José Eduardo Carneiro Queiroz.

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Bankruptcy and restructuring

Within: Bankruptcy and restructuring

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados fields a sizeable multidisciplinary team with capabilities in debt restructuring, distressed M&A and bankruptcy-related litigation. It was further strengthened in 2017 by the promotion to partner of capital markets and restructuring specialist Frederico Kerr Bullamah. Its work highlights included representing Odebrecht Realizações Imobiliárias e Participações in the restructuring of debt with Itaú Unibanco and Banco Bradesco, with Bruno Mastriani Simões Tuca leading the advice. Marcelo Ricupero, Marina Anselmo Schneider and Alex Hatanaka are also key figures in the team.

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Capital markets

Within: Capital markets

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados’ nine capital markets partners offer a particularly broad range of services, covering equity and debt offerings, securitisation, fund formation, derivatives and regulatory matters. Among the team’s highlights in 2017, it acting as special Brazilian counsel to JSL on an issuance of $325m worth of senior notes; and advised sugar and ethanol producer São Martinho on a public offering of agribusiness receivables, with the ‘committed’ Bruno Mastriani Simões Tuca leading the advice on this. José Eduardo Carneiro Queiroz, Vanessa Fiusa and Renato Schermann Ximenes de Melo are recommended for securities matters, while Marina Anselmo Schneider and Jean Marcel Arakawa stand out for their work on structured finance transactions.

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