Mrs Karin Yamauti Hatanaka > Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados
RUA FUNCHAL, 418
11º ANDAR
04551-060 SAO PAULO, SP
Brazil

Work Department

Infrastructuring & Project Finance and Banking & Finance

Position

Partner

Career

She represents banks and other financial institutions, publicly-held companies, private companies and other investors, foreign and domestic sponsors in a variety of transactions such as the financing of projects and structured transactions, including the issuance of bonds, in various areas (regulated or not) of the industry.

Languages

Portuguese and English.

Memberships

Bar Admission: Brazil.

Education

She holds a degree in Law from the Universidade de São Paulo (USP) and a Master’s degree in Law (LL.M.) by King’s College University of London.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Projects and infrastructure

Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados stands out for its project finance expertise and recently advised Banco BTG Pactual and Itaú BBA on the R$220m project financing of five solar power plants. The team also handles project developments and assisted BNDES with the structuring of two PPP projects for the modernisation, expansion, operation and maintenance of public lighting networks. Practice head Maurício Teixeira dos Santos has a ‘unique understanding of various aspects of cross-border financing transactions, including issues that are key to driving investor demand as well as rating-agency criteria‘. Karin Yamauti Hatanaka is another name to note for project financings.