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Alexandre B. Calmon

Alexandre B. Calmon

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"[A] sharp lawyer with great leadership skills who highly impressed our regional president with the depth of his knowledge and ability to associate this to our company's legal matters."

Chambers Latin America, 2018

Alexandre Calmon is a partner of Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown in the Rio de Janeiro office. In 2017, Alexandre was named by Who’s Who Legal—a leading directory on the global legal market, which, like Latin Lawyer, is edited by Law Business Research—as one of the four “Most Highly Regarded” leading energy lawyers in Brazil.

Alexandre focuses his practice on regulatory and transactional work involving high-end transactions for clients in the natural resources area. In addition to his regulatory, contracts and general business practice, he has significant M&A experience and over the past 19 years has been advising clients in O&G and natural resources on sophisticated, multimillion-dollar transactions. Alexandre has extensive experience in onshore and offshore oil and gas concession contracts, production sharing agreements, JOAs, farm-in and farm-out operations, JBAs, marketing agreements, as well as midstream O&G related projects, including gas transportation and gas sale agreements. He has handled acquisitions of oil and gas exploration and production assets, including some of the largest deals in Brazil: the cross-border swap of hydrocarbon assets in Brazil and Argentina, the regulatory framework of the largest ethanol pipeline in the world and innumerous acquisitions of mining projects of various sizes and types (i.e., gold, iron ore, manganese, rare earths, potash and diamonds).

Alexandre is also actively committed to legal education and corporate training. For many years, he has been involved with the prestigious Houston-based AIPN. Currently Alexandre is a member of the AIPN model contract committee’s Farmout Agreement - Revision of 2004. He is also involved with the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation (RMMLF). In 2015, Alexandre co-chaired the O&G program of the RMMLF Special Institute on International Mining and Oil and Gas Law in Colombia and, in 2017, sat on the O&G program committee of the RMMLF Special Institute on International Mining and Oil and Gas Law in Ecuador. Alexandre is currently the vice chair of the legal committee of the Norwegian Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (NBCC) and co-chair of the host committee of the RMMLF Special Institute on International Mining and Oil and Gas Law to be held in Rio de Janeiro in 2019.

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