We are experienced in the most diverse and complex aspects of corporate finance, providing consulting services in loan and financing transactions, representing creditors, debtors, agents, guarantors and investors, especially in cross-border transactions.
We have a specialized team with great performance in national and international levels.
Our expertise includes:
- advice on the legal and regulatory aspects of financial institutions and their transactions in compliance with regulatory agencies (Central Bank of Brazil and the Brazilian Securities Commission), including payment operations, foreign investments in the country and foreign exchange, financial and capital market regulation, administrative and derivative processes;
- financing transactions, including syndicated, secured, bridge, leveraged finance, direct financing and financing for equipment, real estate and technology acquisition, among others;
- creation of guarantee packages in domestic and international financing transactions, including the drafting of guarantee contracts, fiduciary sale of real estate and personal assets, commercial and rural pledges, of personal property, equipment, vehicles, vessels, intellectual property rights, credit rights and mortgage deeds; and
- regulatory advisory services for Compliance, export financing of goods and products, leasing transactions, foreign credit transfers, bank guarantees and representation services in administrative proceedings with the Central Bank of Brazil. We also operate in obtaining licenses and authorizations from the Central Bank of Brazil for the exercise of regulated activities.
Awards & Recognitions
The Banking & Finance practice is recognized among the leading players in the Brazilian legal market by Chambers Latin America, Chambers Global, Latin Lawyer 250, IFLR1000, The Legal 500 and Leaders League.
Deal of the Year 2018/19 - Latin Finance and Euromoney (IJGlobal Awards)
Latin America Airport Financing Deal of the Year: Salvador International Airport.
“Vieira Rezende’s solid banking and finance offering assists bothborrowers and lenders on a broad range of banking and financing mandates. The firm’s proficiency in project finance adds another string to the department’s bow.”
Latin Lawyer 250
"Vieira Rezende fields a strong banking and finance team that is capable of handling high-value and sophisticated transactions."
Latin Lawyer 250
"Recognised particularly for its strong capabilities in project finance. Also noted for its distinct expertise in shipping finance and financial work within the oil and gas industry."
Chambers Latin America