Hogan Lovells is a leading global law firm, with more than 2,500 lawyers and 48 offices in six continents. Since opening in Brazil in 2013, Hogan Lovells has been very active across a number of practice areas, including in M&A, financing transactions, international arbitrations, compliance and investigations.
Hogan Lovells has two offices in Brazil, in Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, and two affiliated entities – Hogan Lovells Consultores em Direito Estrangeiro / Norte Americano (a Foreign Legal Consultancy) and HL Consultoria em Negócios Ltda, a business consultancy. Working together, Hogan Lovells Consultores em Direito Estrangeiro / Norte Americano and HL Consultoria em Negócios Ltda. provide assistance on strategic, cross-border mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures; joint ventures; foreign direct investment and other sources of funding; corporate governance; due diligence and data analytics; general commercial and transactional matters; and compliance and investigations.
We are bi-cultural and our team is fluent in Portuguese, English, and Spanish. In addition to working closely with experienced counsel across our network of Hogan Lovells offices, we work closely and collaboratively with a select group of Brazilian law firms on issues involving Brazilian law.
Our clients in Brazil are a mix of Brazilian companies (both public and private), foreign and domestic financial institutions, and foreign companies coming into the Brazilian market. We have particular expertise in the oil and gas, alternative and renewable energy, food, Pharma, education, automotive, insurance and telecommunications industries.