Mr Gustavo Secaf Rebello > Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados > São Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados
1052 – SÃO PAULO
SP 04534004
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Work Department

Corporate, Capital Markets, M&A and Private Equity, Financial Services, Retail and Consumer, Infrastructure and Energy, Agribusiness, Construction




Rebello is specialist in business law, with emphasis in the corporate area, including mergers and acquisitions and capital markets. He provides legal assistance to closed and publicly-held companies and financial institutions, encompassing corporate reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions, and debt and equity transactions in the Brazilian and international capital markets. Rebello also engages activities in tender offers and special auctions (block sale) conducted in stock exchanges, and transactions (M&A or debt restructuring) with assets or companies in conditions of financial stress. He has previous experience in areas of knowledge such as food and beverage, rural, banking, energy, pharmaceutical, aviation, steel metallurgy, and automotive.


Portuguese and English


Admitted to the Brazilian Bar Association.


Received his LL.B from Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado and LL.M from Fundação Getulio Vargas.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Capital markets

Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados has a notably active transactional team and comes highly recommended for its ability to take ‘the relationship and history with the client seriously‘. The multi-faceted practice handles debt and equity issuances for issuers and underwriters, and its good relationships with banks and aptitude for regulatory issues ensures a steady flow of complex and high-profile mandates. Overall, in 2021 the firm was respectively involved in R$17.7bn and R$28.4bn of equity and debt offerings. Key partners include Eliana Ambrósio Chimenti and Gustavo Secaf Rebello, who handle debt and equity listings, and finance partner Nei Schilling Zelmanovits. The versatile Gustavo Rugani is a name to note in Belo Horizonte.