Positioning (by Demarest Advogados - São Paulo)
Our Infrastructure group includes a market leading team of lawyers with experience in large-scale infrastructure projects in various industries and all relevant cross-disciplinary legal areas.
We have experience in representing all parties with the structuring and financing of greenfield and brownfield projects, all types of project finance structures including both long term and short term debt, in the bank and bond markets, as well as in complex multi-sourced financings and intercreditor structures. Due to the breadth of the firm’s practice, we also offer comprehensive legal advice in specific regulatory rules and requirements applicable across the various industries, with a team that has a high degree of familiarity on interaction and coordination with governmental entities, agencies and regulators. This also includes extensive knowledge in procurement rules and administrative law, development of public-private partnerships (PPPs), concession-based projects and regulation affecting assets privatization.
Our team brings solid legal skills, negotiation experience and a strong track-record of projects representing numerous sponsors, equity investors and lenders, consistently offering to our clients solutions, strategic advice on all aspects of project contract risk allocation, commercially relevant legal and regulatory advice and adequate risk mitigation, seamlessly bringing even the most challenging projects from development to a successful commercial and financial closing.