Mr Gustavo Rabello > TozziniFreire Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

TozziniFreire Advogados
CEP 04038-904

Work Department

Capital Markets

Banking & Finance

Investment Funds




Gustavo Rabello is partner of the Capital Markets and banking and finance practices and has more than 20 years’ solid experience in advising local and foreign clients on investment fund formation and management in Brazil, as well as on syndicated loans and project finance. His expertise includes assisting securitisation companies, asset managers and multinational corporations in the offering of securities in Brazil, cross-border investments, the direct negotiation of agreements, trust deeds and indentures, the structuring of infrastructure projects, and transactions involving trustee collateral services. He is also a member of TozziniFreire´s ESG Group. He is recommended by Latin Lawyer 250, The Legal 500, IFLR1000 and Análise Advocacia 500. He has also experience as a foreign associate in London and Shanghai.


  • English
  • Spanish


  • CPA-20 (ANBIMA Professional Certification – Series 20) by the Brazilian Financial and Capital Markets Association.
  • Former director of the Brazil-China Forum, in Shanghai.


  • Specialization degree in Business Administration from FGV-SP (Fundação Getulio Vargas de São Paulo), 2012.
  • LLM in International Business Transactions from University of London – Queen Mary College, 2005.
  • Graduate of the Law School of UNIP (Universidade Paulista), 2002.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Capital markets

TozziniFreire Advogados is regularly involved in domestic and cross-border debt and equity listings. Recently, the firm has developed a good name for advising on ESG-linked products, including green bonds for manufacturing, renewables and infrastructure projects. The firm has established relationships with many of Brazil’s leading financial institutions and has a notable track record acting as counsel to underwriters. Practice head Alexei Bonamin handles a broad range of transactional and regulatory matters and also advises investment funds on related issues. The real estate receivables side of the practice was boosted by the recruitment of partner Ricardo Stuber from KLA Advogados. Gustavo Rabello and Fabíola Augusta Cavalcanti are also active on the debt side.