PRACTICE AREAS

Investment Funds Legal Structuring and Monitoring

BLS Advogados has extensive experience in structuring and monitoring investment funds.

The firm has been actively involved in structuring investment funds, including hedge funds and structured funds such as private equity funds – FIPs, Investment Funds in Quotas of Investment Funds – (“FICs”), Multimarket Funds – (“FIMs”), Real Estate Investment Funds – (“FIIs”), among others.

BLS provides clients with high quality, practical and commercially minded advice on all matters related to investment funds, including:
o legal advice to managers, investment/financial managers, consultants and national and foreign investors in obtaining registration of operation of investment funds before the Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission (“CVM”);
o negotiation and drafting of regulations, contracts, minutes of general meetings of shareholders, investment committee meetings minutes and shareholders agreements related thereto;
o advising on the acquisition of shares in target companies by investment funds;
o planning and coordination of corporate restructuring through investment funds, including mergers and spin offs of investment funds; and
o identification of tax efficient structures for investments and tax planning with the use of investment funds.

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

Juliano Battella Gotlib

+55 11 4085 6200

jbattella@blslaw.com.br