Capital markets lawyer Carlos Motta along with a small team of associates have joined the São Paulo office of Mayer Brown LLP’s alliance firm in Brazil, Tauil & Chequer Advogados.
They join from Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados.
Motta focuses on equity and debt capital markets, Brazilian general corporate law and M&A. He is experienced in advising underwriters and issuers in several Brazilian IPOs, equity and debt private and public offerings, as well as non-public local mergers and acquisitions.
Commenting on Motta’s move, the managing partner of Tauil Chequer, Alexandre Chequer, said: “With Carlos we are very happy – with his reputation and practice we are for sure among the top firms in Brazil for capital markets.”
He is named in The International Who’s Who of Capital Markets Lawyers.