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Veirano Advogados

AV BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA ,3477, 16Âș ANDAR – SÃO PAULO, SP 04538-133, BRAZIL
Tel:
Work +55 11 5505 4001
Fax:
Fax +55 11 5505 3990
Email:
Web:
www.veirano.com.br
Veirano Advogados, Augusto Souza, Sao Paulo, BRAZIL

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Augusto Souza

Tel:
Work +55 11 2313 5700
Email:
Web:
www.veirano.com.br
Veirano Advogados

Work Department

Corporate & Mergers and Acquisitions, Commercial Contracts and German Desk

Position

Partner

Career

Augusto Cesar Barbosa de Souza specializes in corporate law and M&A and counts on extensive experience in connection with domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, corporate and financial restructurings as well as in arbitration involving corporate disputes. Augusto has also worked extensively on corporate and contractual matters in several industries, including the pharmaceutical, information technology, consumer products, transport and petrochemical sectors.

Augusto along with his team provide advice on both domestic and cross-border share and asset acquisitions and divestments in Brazil. He and his team perform among other tasks preliminary due diligence, draft and negotiate acquisition documents, investment, joint venture and shareholders agreements, and also dedicate special attention to post-acquisition work by providing general legal counseling throughout the integration process.

Clients see in Augusto consistent ability to use his substantial experience to advise and direct solutions to the client’s issues; “he has the experience and business sense to provide advice focused on what is significant, cutting through the clutter of the situation”.

Private and public companies from Brazil, the United Kingdom, the United States, Germany, Belgium, Austria and the Netherlands count as some of the main clients that rely on Augusto’s advice.

Languages

Portuguese, English and German

Member

Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) - Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo e Distrito Federal

Education

LL.M, College of Law of the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, in Munich, Germany, 1999
Post-Graduation Course Supplementary course in Corporate Law and Capital Markets
Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo, 1997
LL.B, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), 1996


Brazil

Corporate and M&A

Within: Corporate and M&A

The well-regarded corporate and M&A department at Veirano Advogados is highlighted for its 'deep knowledge of diverse areas of law'. The firm has partners based in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo as well as Porto Alegre, where it is increasing its presence. The busy practice also made a number of recent hires at the associate level. It is well versed in large M&As, often with a cross-border element. Recently, this has included advising Lwart ParticipaçÔes on the sale of 100% of Lwarcel Celulose to a Singaporean group; Gustavo Moraes Stolagli and Sergio Bronstein led the team. On the buy side, Lior Pinsky represented Goldman Sachs in a large minority investment in American Glass Products. Augusto Cesar Barbosa de Souza and Carlos Alexandre Lobo head the department, which also includes Guilherme Ohanian Monteiro, Paula Surerus and Ricardo Camargo Veirano. In a notable September-2019 development, the firm was also appointed as the sole Brazilian law-firm founder member of the newly established Brazil-Mexico Business Council.

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