Mr Alberto Faro > Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados > São Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados
AVENIDA BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA 3.144 11TH FLOOR
SÃO PAULO, SP, 01451-000
Brazil

Work Department

Financing and Infrastructure projects/ Capital Markets/ Public and regulatory/ Energy/ Financial services/ Mining/ Oil and Gas

Position

Partner

Career

Specialist in local and cross border projects financings, financial structured transactions and construction contracts, provides legal assistance in structuring, negotiating and reviewing terms in the implementation of financing operations through all the stages and on the various adopted
structures. Can assist both the project company and its shareholders or financers, and has great experience with local and international financers, commercial banks, investment funds, construction companies, investors, multilateral and development agencies. Has previous experience in projects and financings in areas of knowledge such as electrical energy, mining, highways, oil and gas, sanitation, aviation, logistics and railways.

Languages

Portuguese and English

Memberships

Admitted to the Brazilian Bar (OAB) and member of International Bar Association (IBA).

Education

Received his LL.B. from Fundação Getulio Vargas and LL.M. from University of Pennsylvania Law School, with emphasis on Corporate and Financial Law.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Projects and infrastructure

Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados has an ‘organised and multidisciplinary group‘ that is ‘always looking for a way to make the deal happen in a safe and creative way‘. The group is a leader when it comes to project financings, as evidenced by its assistance to the financing entities on a R$5bn investment in the Porto de Sergipe thermoelectric complex. In addition to ports, the team is also regularly involved with air, rail, road, water and energy projects. Several partners stand out: Mauro Bardawil Penteado is ‘smart and creative‘, Adriano Schnur is a ‘great advisor‘ and Alberto Faro is ‘able to evaluate situations swiftly and adapt accordingly‘. In addition, José Virgílio Lopes Enei and José Ribeiro do Prado Júnior are considered leaders in the field. Paloma Valéria Lima left to join Demarest Advogados in July 2018.