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Débora H. Yanasse

Débora H. Yanasse

Senior Counsel
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Clients highlight her attention to detail, saying: "She is a brilliant, sensible and detail-oriented lawyer with in-depth technical knowledge who always brings valuable insights to the table. "

Chambers Latin America

Débora H. Yanasse is senior counsel in the Corporate and M&A practice of Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown in the Rio de Janeiro office. For more than ten years Débora has focused on representing clients in the Brazilian power industry in all segments – generation, transmission, distribution, trade and consumption –  regarding regulatory, contractual and corporate matters, including assistance in (i) drafting and negotiating project contracts, such as engineering, procurement and construction agreements (EPCs), transmission and distribution grid connection and use agreements (CCTs, CUSTs, CCDs and CUSDs), power purchase agreements (PPAs), fuel supply agreements (FSAs), gas supply agreements (GSAs), emission reduction purchase agreements (ERPAs), and operation and maintenance agreements (O&Ms), among others; (ii) administrative proceedings and representation with government and regulatory entities (MME, Aneel, ONS, EPE, CCEE and State agencies); (iii) public and private bids; (iv) mergers, acquisitions and spin-offs; (v) arbitration and court litigation involving complex regulatory matters; and (vi) project finance. Débora also works on other infrastructure projects, particularly in the oil & gas, telecom, port, toll road and real estate industries, in Brazil and abroad.

Débora joined the firm in 2008. Previously Débora worked at an international law firm as an intern from 2002 to 2005, and as an associate from 2006 to 2008. In 2012, Débora worked as an intern for the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) in Washington, D.C., where she worked on energy and infrastructure project financing for Latin America, and also worked as a foreign associate at the Mayer Brown New York office’s Banking & Finance practice.

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