Overview

Luiz Guilherme Tranquillini Araujo is an associate in the São Paulo office of Tauil & Chequer Advogados´ Capital Markets & Securitization practice. He also focuses his practice on banking, finance, corporate law and M&A deals (sell side and buy side). Previously he was a Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice Advogados associate (2010) and law clerk (2006-2007), and a Banco de Investimentos Credit Suisse (Brazil) S.A. intern (2008-2009), both in São Paulo.

Spoken Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

Experience

  • Represented the third largest communications group in the world and leading in digital and interactive communication, in the acquisition of control of one of the 10 bigest public relations agency in the world (December 2010).
  • Represented the third largest communications group in the world and leading in digital and interactive communication, in the acquisition of a big advertising agency (September 2010).
  • Represented a pioneer and leading Latin America IT provider, and its controlling shareholders, in the sale of minority stake to a global private equity investments leader in middle market technology companies (September 2010).
  • Represented Brazil’s largest infrastructure and logistics company in its Stock Option Plan and Stock Repurchase Program of issuance (August 2010).
  • Represented the third largest communications group in the world and leading in digital and interactive communication, in the acquisition of control of a digital intelligence agency (August 2010).
  • Represented one of the largest food companies in the Northeast of Brazil, in their two attempts of public offerings – follow-on (March and June 2010), which had Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Banco Itaú BBA as underwritters.
  • Represented Brazil’s largest infrastructure and logistics company, in connection with the IPO of its shares (2010).
  • Represented the largest Brazilian real estate company, in the secondary offering of its shares (2010).
  • Represented the largest Brazilian pulp and paper company. in the primary and secondary offering of its shares (2007).
  • Represented a big technology solutions provider in the primary and secondary offering of its shares (2007).
  • Represented the underwriters in a big logistics company´s IPO (2007).
  • Represented the underwriters in one of the bigest brazilian department store´s IPO (2007).
  • Represented both company and the underwriters in Banco do Brasil’s follow-on (2006).
  • Assisted in non-public local M&As and assists companies in their day-to-day corporate and Brazilian SEC (CVM) matters.

Education

Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC-SP), Bachelor of Law (JD equivalent)

Admissions

  • Brazil