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Bernardo Môcho

Bernardo Môcho


Bernardo has experience in a wide range of financing and debt transactions, with a focus on project finance for infrastructure companies. He represents national and foreign companies, sponsors, banks and other financial institutions, handling financing for multilateral and investment agencies with particular expertise. Bernardo also specializes in financing in regulated sectors, especially energy, sanitation, mining, highways, ports, airports, and telecommunications. A former international associate at the office of Milbank LLP in New York, Bernardo is a member of the New York State Bar Association and licensed to practice law in New York State.


Bachelor of Laws – Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF);

Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Corporate Governance & Practice – Stanford Law School, USA.


Chambers Brazil – Project Finance (2021 – 2023) and Projects (2021 – 2022);

Chambers Global – Project Finance (2021 – 2024) and Projects (2021 – 2022);

Latin Lawyer 250 – Banking & Finance, Project Finance & Infrastructure (2023 – 2024);

Análise Advocacia– Financial Transactions (2020 – 2024), Banks (2022) and São Paulo (2021 – 2022);

Who’s Who Legal Global – Project Finance (2022 – 2023).

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Mattos Filho promotes eight and passes 100-partner mark

Mattos Filho, has become the largest Latin American firm by partner count after promoting eight more of its lawyers to the partnership.

The firm promoted across its Brasília, São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro offices, boosting its M&A, infrastructure, investment fund, tax and real estate departments. Click here and learn more.

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