PRACTICE AREAS

Foreign investments in Brazil

BLS Advogados has deep expertise in assisting foreign investors in doing business in Brazil, including (i) corporate and investment vehicles structuring according to the profile of each client and the nature of the investment; (ii) advice on regulatory aspects for fund raising with foreign and local investors; (iii) due diligence on prospective targets; (iv) advice on divestiture procedures, including negotiation with prospective buyers and corporate restructuring services; (v) the funding of Brazilian operations with equity and/or debt; (vi) capital, loan and financial operations registration with the Brazilian Central Bank; (vii) advice on rules, procedures and restrictions on imports of foreign products and services, profit allocation and dividends, reduction and repatriation of capital and remittance of profits; and (viii) tax advice and tax planning.

BLS Advogados represents foreign clients in a wide array of economic sectors, such as energy, steel production, mining, real estate, forestation and engineering.

Responsáveis da área

David Roberto R. Soares da Silva

+55 11 4085 6200

dsilva@blslaw.com.br

Eduardo Campos Lasmar

+55 11 4085 6200

elasmar@blslaw.com.br

Fernanda Nardy

+55 11 4085 6200

fnardy@blslaw.com.br

Juliano Battella Gotlib

+55 11 4085 6200

jbattella@blslaw.com.br