Mr Moacir Zilbovicius > Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados
AV. JOAQUIM EUGÊNIO DE LIMA, 447
SÃO PAULO, SP, CEP 01403-001
Brazil

Work Department

Corporate/M&A

Position

Partner

Career

Moacir’s practice focuses on M&A transactions and general corporate matters with emphasis on publicly-held companies. He represents business conglomerates, domestic and foreign, from different economic sectors. Moacir served as the head of the Legal Department of the Brazilian Securities Commission (CVM). He worked as a foreign associate in the New York office of Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton. He is a member of the Advisory Board of Fundação Antonio e Helena Zerrener (co-controlling shareholders of Ambev).

Languages

Portuguese and English

Memberships

Member of the Advisory Board of Fundação Antonio e Helena Zerrener (co-controlling shareholders of Ambev).

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo ​​

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

Moacir ZilboviciusMattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados

Noted for its ‘very solid experience in M&A‘, Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados has secured its position in the top echelons of the Brazilian legal market through its involvement in numerous high-profile corporate transactions over several years. Its private equity expertise is also of note, with clients including leading private equity and venture capital funds. Clients of the corporate department also benefit from the full-service firm’s strengths in antitrust, capital markets and tax, among other areas. A team led by Maria Fernanda de Almeida Prado e Silva and Moacir Zilbovicius acted as Brazilian counsel to Avon on its all-share merger with Natura Cosméticos, advising on the corporate and tax structuring of the transaction, as well as the competition aspects. The firm stands out for its international reach, with corporate lawyers based in London and New York in addition to Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and, since July 2020, its new office in Campinas. Key names in the sizeable team include João Ricardo de Azevedo RibeiroPaula Vieira de Oliveira and Claudio Oksenberg. 2019 saw the promotions of Guilherme Woo Terra, Rodrigo Arthur Carvalho and Victor Gelli Cavalcanti to partner. Associate Rosane Carmona is recommended.