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Demarest Advogados

AV PEDROSO DE MORAES 1201, SÃO PAULO, SP 05419-001, BRAZIL
Tel:
Work +55 11 3356 1800
Fax:
Fax +55 11 3356 1700
Email:
Web:
www.demarest.com.br
Demarest Advogados, Antonio Giglio, Sao Paulo, BRAZIL

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Antonio Giglio

Tel:
Work +55 11 3356-1567
Email:
Web:
www.demarest.com.br/en-us/advogados/antonio-giglio-neto
Demarest Advogados

Work Department

Banking and FinanceDebt Restructuring, Corporate Reorganization and BankruptcyMergers and Acquisitions

Position

Partner

Career

Antonio stands out for his international experience, having worked as in-house counsel at the currently Lloyds Bank, in London. He advises both banks and corporates (e.g. Santander, Wells Fargo, Itau, Rabobank, Banco do Brasil, ING, Arysta, Goodyear, Bunge), concentrating his practice on private credit and restructuring transactions, bilateral and syndicated, domestic and international, banking regulation, derivatives, BNDES, trade, export and project finance and M&A, mainly distressed.

Languages

English, Spanish.

Education

Graduated from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo Law School in 1999. Mr. Giglio Neto completed a specialization in Business Administration at Fundação Getúlio Vargas in 2003 (CEAG). He earned an LL.M in Banking and Financial Law from the King’s College of London, University of London, England, in 2005.


Brazil

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Demarest Advogados' practice routinely handles syndicated loans, debt restructurings and trade finance, with a strong presence in the automotive and agribusiness sectors. In a recent example, key partner Fabio de Almeida Braga advised Banco do Brasil and Banco Bradesco, as lenders, and JPMorgan Chase Bank, as administrative agent, on the Brazilian leg of a $14.5bn global syndicated loan to General Motors, including General Motors do Brasil. Among borrower-side highlights, Braga advised Goodyear Tire & Rubber on the local aspects of a $400m refinancing. António Manuel França Aires is a 'reference in the market for banking matters' and advised new client China Development Bank on the extension of unsecured working-capital loans totaling $22m to XCMG Brasil. Antonio Giglio Neto is also a senior name and acted as Brazilian counsel to CCB Financial Leasing on the $235.5m sale and leaseback of a floating storage and regasification unit. The practice has also recently undertaken work for Banco Hyundai Capital Brasil and Paschoalotto Serviços Financeiros. Senior associate Marcelo Simon Ikeziri is also recommended for his ability to 'simplify complex matters'.

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