Mr Ricardo Coelho > Pinheiro Neto Advogados > Rio de Janeiro, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Pinheiro Neto Advogados
RUA HUMAITÀ, 275
16° ANDAR
RIO DE JANEIRO, RJ 22261-005
Brazil
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Work Department

Corporate, banking & finance, project finance, maritime, oil & gas, energy, biofuels, aviation, foreign trade, insurance, M&A, capital markets, leasing, transportation, public-private partnerships.

Position

Partner

Career

Pinheiro Neto Advogados since 1985, partner since 1996. Member of Opinion Committee. Foreign associate/Simpson Thacher & Bartlett (New York, 1995).

Languages

Portuguese, English, French, Spanish.

Memberships

Brazilian Maritime Law Association. Brazilian Airspace Law Society. Cândido Mendes University Law Alumni Society. Portuguese Chamber of Commerce in Rio de Janeiro. Brazilian Institute of Finance Businessmen (IBEF Rio).

Education

LL.B. from the Cândido Mendes Law School-Rio de Janeiro -1988. 

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Projects and infrastructure

One of the best firms for large energy and infrastructure projects in Brazil is Pinheiro Neto Advogados. In a case in point, the team advised the Port of Rotterdam on entering into a partnership agreement with the state of Ceará for the joint operation of the port of Pecém. On the financing side, it assisted Citibank -as onshore collateral agent and account bank, settlement bank and local debenture book-keeper- in relation to the funding of the CELSE  thermoelectric plant, one of the largest in Latin America and the Caribbean. Highly recommended practitioners include Ricardo Coelho, Júlio Bueno  and Ricardo Russo.