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Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados

AV. BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA, NO 1847, SÃO PAULO 01452-001, BRAZIL
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Work +55 11 3066 3066
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www.ulhoacanto.com.br
Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo

Brazil

Corporate and M&A (including ‘compliance’)
Corporate and M&A (including ‘compliance’) - ranked: tier 4

Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados

Under the leadership of Aloysio Meirelles de Miranda Filho, Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados has an active and sizeable corporate department working out of São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. Guilherme Rocha Murgel de Rezende has notable experience in joint ventures and corporate restructurings; Humberto de Haro Sanches’ broad practice takes in corporate and M&A, capital markets and wealth planning; and Marcelo Maria Santos specialises in corporate transactions and real estate.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution: Litigation - ranked: tier 7

Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados

Marcelo Beltrão da Fonseca’s dispute resolution group at Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados regularly collaborates with the firm’s energy team in representing energy suppliers. Other recent work includes representing Banco de Investimentos Credit Suisse in the enforcement of a R$110m loan to construction company OAS.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 1

Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados

Tax litigation - ranked: tier 2

Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados

Tax is a core practice area at Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados, which fields a large team of professionals with expertise across the full spectrum of taxation matters in Brazil. It is particularly active in the energy, sports, retail and financial services sectors, and counts FIFA, Banco Credit Suisse (Brasil) and Aliansce Shopping Centers among its clients. A multidisciplinary team including tax partner Rodrigo Brunelli Machado advised the latter on the sale of an interest in Caxias Shopping Center to XP Malls. The firm also has a busy tax litigation department, which has achieved a number of recent successes for clients. Leading figures in the team, which is split between Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, are João Dodsworth Cordeiro Guerra, Gustavo Brigagão, Pedro Vianna de Ulhôa Canto and Carlos Alberto Alvahydo de Ulhôa Canto.

Leading lawyers

Carlos Alberto Alvahydo de Ulhôa Canto - Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados

João Dodsworth Cordeiro Guerra - Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados

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Brazil: Energy and natural resources

Electricity
Energy and natural resources: electricity - ranked: tier 1

Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados

Power heavyweight Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados covers regulatory and transactional matters, as well as administrative arbitration and litigation, regularly drawing on the expertise of the firm’s tax, projects and infrastructure, and corporate departments. It is representing Eletropaulo before the public prosecutor’s office regarding a regulatory proposal made by ANEEL which states that power distribution concessionaires must share their infrastructure with telecoms companies. Practice head Isabel Lustosa and senior associate Alberto Büll da Silva are recommended.

Leading lawyers

Isabel Lustosa - Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados

Next generation lawyers

Alberto Büll da Silva - Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra Advogados

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