Project Finance

Project Finance

Our practice focuses on representing companies, shareholders, creditors, and multilateral institutions in project finance transactions in the energy, logistics, oil and gas, water and sewage, mining, and telecommunications sectors.

We are leaders in project finance transactions in Brazil

Our main services

Comprehensive auditing of projects prior to financing.

Reviewing project contracts, such as construction, operation, supply, and purchasing contracts.

Analyzing project risks and suggestions for better risk distribution between the parties.

Preparing financing and guarantee agreements, and shareholder support agreements.

Awards and Recognitions

Chambers Brazil – Projects (2009 – 2023);

Chambers Brazil – Project Finance (2023);

Chambers Global – Projects (2012 – 2023);

The Legal 500 – Projects and Infrastructure; Public Law (2013 – 2024);

Latin Lawyer 250 – Elite: Project Finance & Infrastructure, Energy (2012 – 2024); Administrative Law (2013 – 2024);  Corporate/M&A (2012 – 2024);

IFLR 1000 – Project Development (2018 – 2023);

IFLR 1000 – Project Finance (2012 – 2023);

IFLR Americas Awards – Project Finance Deal of the Year for the São Paulo Metro Linha 6 (2023);

IFLR Americas Awards – Deal of the Year for the Apollo Global/El Paso E&P financing (2013);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2022 – Water – LATAM: Rio de Janeiro Water and Sanitation Bloc 3 PPP (2023);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2022 – Transport – LATAM: São Paulo Metro Line 6 (2023);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2022 – Export Finance – Mining – LATAM: EKF, Finnavera, SEB – Araguaia Ferronickel Mine (2023);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2022 – Mining – LATAM: Araguaia Nickel Mine (2023);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2022 – Refinance – O&G – LATAM: Açu Petróleo Refinance (2023);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2022 – Export Finance – Power – LATAM: US EXIM Bank – Angra 1 Nuclear Power Plant (2023);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2021 – as the best Latin American firm in the Local Legal Adviser of the Year category (2022);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2021 – LATAM Refinancing category and in the LATAM Water category (2022);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2020 – Mining Latin America – Project Serrote (2021);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2020 – Power LNG-to-power – UTE Marlim Azul Financing (2021);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2020 – Water Latin America – SABESP Financing (2021);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2019 – Renewables Deal of the Year: Pirapora II Solar PV (2020);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2019 – Export Finance GNA 1 Port of Açu (2020);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2019 – Midstream Oil & Gas Logum Logistica (2020);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2019 – Water BRK Ambiental deal (2020);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2019 – Upstream Oil & Gas for the Trident acquisition finance (2020);

IJ Global Americas Awards 2019 – M&A TAG Pipeline (2020);

Latin Finance: Projects & Infrastructure Finance Awards 2023 – Infrastructure Law Firm of the Year: Brazil (2023);

Latin Finance: Projects & Infrastructure Finance Awards 2023 – Mining Financing of the Year: Tocantinzinho Gold Mine Financing (2023);

Latin Finance: Projects & Infrastructure Finance Awards 2023 – Power Financing of the Year: GNA II Power Financing (2023);

Latin Finance: Projects & Infrastructure Finance Awards 2023 – Infrastructure Financing of the Year: Brazil: Sao Paulo Metro Line 6 Financing (2023);

Latin Finance: Projects & Infrastructure Finance Awards 2023 – Sustainable Infrastructure Financing of the Year: BRK Ambiental’s Sustainable & Blue Bonds (2023);

Latin Finance: Projects & Infrastructure Finance Awards 2022 – Aegea SLB: Water Sanitation Financing of the Year (2022);

Latin Finance: Projects & Infrastructure Finance Awards 2022 – Araguaia Nickel Project: Mining Financing of the Year (2022);

Latin Finance: Projects & Infrastructure Finance Awards 2022 – GNA 1 Refinancing: Local Currency Financing of the Year (2022);

Latin Finance: Projects & Infrastructure Finance Awards 2021 – Infrastructure Financing of the Year-Brazil for the Eixo SP deal (2021);

Latin Finance: Projects & Infrastructure Finance Awards 2019 – Oil & Gas Financing of the Year for the TAG Pipeline (2019);

Latin Finance: Projects & Infrastructure Finance Awards 2019 – Power Financing and Infrastructure Financing for the Gás Natural Açu (2019);

Latin Finance: Projects & Infrastructure Finance Awards 2019 – Water Treatment Financing of the Year for the BRK Ambiental deal (2019);

Latin Finance: Projects & Infrastructure Finance Awards 2019 – Port Financing of the Year for the Itapoá deal (2019);

Latin Finance: Projects & Infrastructure Finance Awards 2019 – Airport Financing of the Year for the Aeroporto Salvador Bahia deal (2019);

Latin Finance – Stuctured financing of the Year: CCEE (2021);

Latin Finance – Infrastructure Law Firm of the Year: Brazil (2016; 2019);

Leaders League – Projects and Infraestructure: Public Law (2024).

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