by Thomas Muskett-Ford

Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice Advogados in São Paulo; Claro & Cía in Santiago; Marval, O′Farrell & Mairal in Buenos Aires; Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru); and Posadas, Posadas & Vecino in Montevideo have helped US private equity fund Warburg Pincus acquire a minority stake in Brazilian food processing company Camil from local private equity group Gávea.

Gávea sought advice from Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados in São Paulo, while Camil turned to Souza, Cescon, Barrieu & Flesch Advogados for the deal, which was signed on 12 July with no value disclosed.

Gávea parts with its entire 31.75 per cent stake in Camil as result of the multijurisdictional transaction. The Brazilian-based food processing company has 27 plants spread over Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Peru and Uruguay.

Counsel to Warburg Pincus

Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice Advogados

Partners Arthur Penteado, Leticia Coutinho, Eduardo Camara and Fernando Tonanni, and associate Vinicius Silva in São Paulo

Marval, O′Farrell & Mairal

Partner Hernan Slemenson and associates Ramón Biaus and Fernanda Reines in Buenos Aires

Claro & Cía

Partner Matías de Marchena and associate Jaime Salas in Santiago

Philippi Prietocarrizosa Ferrero DU & Uría (Peru)

Partners Antonio Guarniz and Guillermo Ferrero, and associate Pamela Molina in Lima

Posadas, Posadas & Vecino

Partners Fernando de Posadas and Daniel González, and associates Lucía Carbajal, Soledad Eibe, Andrés Aznarez, Diego Gamarra, Valeria Techera, Gonzalo Gari, Mariana Fernandez, Alfonso Vilaboa, Virginia Yellinek, María Laura Santos, Sergio Umpierrez, Pedro Boado, Valentina Rostan and Matias Calero in Montevideo

Counsel to Gávea Investimentos

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados

Partners Andrea Bazzo Lauletta, Marcelo Sampaio Ricupero and Maria Fernanda de Prado e Silva, and associates Carolina Amadeu Vasconcelos, Thomaz Miguel Costa Carpes Borges Patrícia Santana da Silva in São Paulo

Counsel to Camil Alimentos

Souza, Cescon, Barrieu & Flesch Advogados

Partners Maria Cristina Cescon, Joaquim Oliveira, Darkson Galvão and Rafael Malheiro, and associates Alessandra Souza, Tatiana Judice and Marcelo Filho in São Paulo

(Latin Lawyer - 12.08.2016)

(Notícia na íntegra)

http://latinlawyer.com/news/article/50093/seven-firms-steer-multi-jurisdictional-pe-purchase/