Highlights of the week

Machado Meyer Advogados in Rio de Janeiro has helped Petrobras sell an oil field for US$665 million to Australian oil company Karoon, which obtained a reserve-based credit agreement to fund the purchase. The buyer relied on Tauil & Chequer...
Machado Meyer Advogados has hired a partner from Brazil’s first tech unicorn in São Paulo and recruited a corporate partner for its office in Rio de Janeiro. Machado Meyer bulks up corporate and tech practices with hires Credit: Diego...
Machado Meyer Advogados has advised US private equity company KKR on Brazilian law matters related to its US$2.3 billion acquisition of Japanese conglomerate Hitachi’s chip-making equipment and video solution unit. Machado Meyer...

As China’s interest in the region both deepens and broadens, it is finding law firms increasingly indispensable. As China’s interest in the region both deepens and broadens, it is finding law firms increasingly indispensable. (Latin Lawyer)...