Mr Jorge Luiz Barbieri Gallo > Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper
AV. PRES. JUSCELINO KUBITSCHEK 1455 - 12º ANDAR
VILA NOVA CONCEIÇÃO
SÃO PAULO, SP 04543-011
Brazil

Work Department

Banking and Finance

Position

Partner

Career

Jorge Gallo is a partner in Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper of the Finance, Banking practice and Sports sector, based in São Paulo.

Jorge has a broad experience in finance transactions through both, financial and capital markets, participating in the negotiations and preparation of documents related to syndicated and bilateral loan agreements, projects finance of infrastructure, import and export financing, securitization transactions, assignment agreements and issuance of debts and regulatory capital in domestic and international market. He also actively participates in negotiations and the preparation of documents related to the incorporation of Brazilian payments institutions and fintechs, assisting clients on the processes to obtain the required licenses to operate, M&A transactions involving companies regulated by the Brazilian Central Bank and in complex regulatory issues related to the Brazilian Central Bak and Brazilian Securities Exchange Commission, issuing several opinions describing the processes to operate in Brazil as a regulated institution, whether the clients would need a license to operate and the permitted activities based on the type of institution.

Jorge also worked in Traffic Sports and has a broad knowledge and experience in structured and complex transactions involving sports law, advising soccer clubs and agency companies in corporate reorganization, M&A transactions, securitization of receivables and issuing opinions related to several subjects including restrictions for assignment of economic rights and rights related to the solidarity mechanism and reduction of athletes’ salary during the pandemic.

Languages

English; Portuguese; Spanish

Memberships

Brazilian Bar Association (OAB), São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro Chapters

Education

MBA – Master of Business Administration – Instituto de Ensino e Pesquisa (INSPER); LL.M in Sports Law, Instituto Brasileiro de Direito Desportivo (IBDD); LL.M in Corporate Law, Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV); B.A. in Law, Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC-SP)

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Banking and finance

(Next Generation Partners)

Jorge GalloCampos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper

Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper has a versatile practice, and can regularly be found assisting clients in a mix of regulatory and transactional matters. The firm’s international reach ensures a good flow of cross-border transactions for major banks, multilateral agencies, private credit funds, financial services companies and borrowers. Lead partners include Roberto Vianna do R. Barros, who has a varied practice, embracing capital markets, project finance and structured finance, as well as regulatory advice, and Jorge Gallo, who is experienced in debt capital markets, non-performing loans, securitisations and restructurings.

Brazil > Capital markets

Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper has a team of ‘highly qualified professionals‘, who are ‘available and add value‘ on debt and equity capital markets matters. The firm represents banks, both as issuers and underwriters, and also assists corporates across a range of industries, including energy, on share, bond and debenture offerings. Clients seeking support on cross-border transactions also benefit from the firm’s impressive international network. Roberto Vianna do R. Barros and Jorge Gallo (‘an excellent professional‘) lead the well-regarded practice.