Skip to main content


  • AddRemove
  • Build a Report 
Media Coverage

T&C represented Vale S.A. on the transfer of participating interests to Statoil in BM-ES-22A offshore Brazil.

9 January 2013
Tauil & Chequer represented Vale S.A. (Vale), the Brazilian giant mining company, on the sell to Statoil Brasil Óleo e Gás Ltda. of 25% participation in concession BM-ES-22A (Espírito Santo Basin) for US$40 million in cash. Contractual conditions also exempt Vale from expenditure commitments around US$80 million through the end of 2013. Petrobras is the operator with 75% participation in the concession. Transaction is subject to regulatory approvals and our firm is assisting Vale in relation to ANP. The team was led by Corporate & Securities partner Alexandre Chequer (Rio de Janeiro) and included: Corporate & Securities – associates Sam Webster, Bruno Belchior,  Renata Rosa, Gustavo Coelho and Rayanne Marinheiro (all Rio de Janeiro); and Tax Transactions & Consulting – partner Roberta Caneca (São Paulo) and associate Marina Cyrino (Rio de Janeiro).

Media Contact

  • Alexandre R. Chequer
    T +55 21 2127 4212
  • Sam Webster
    T +44 20 3130 3239
  • Roberta P. Caneca
    T +55 11 2504 4214

Related Information

  • Related People
    Alexandre R. Chequer
    T +55 21 2127 4212
    Sam Webster
    T +44 20 3130 3239
    Roberta P. Caneca
    T +55 11 2504 4214
The Build a Report feature requires the use of cookies to function properly. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently. If you do not accept cookies, this function will not work. For more information please see our Privacy Policy

You have no pages selected. Please select pages to email then resubmit.