“telecoms work Felipe Kim is notable”
“Felipe Kim is also high-profile [in Corporate & M&A]”
Latin Lawyer 250 2016
Felipe Kim is a partner in the São Paulo office of Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown. He is a member of the Corporate practice. Felipe assists clients with corporate and infra-structure matters. He has extensive experience in the telecommunications, mining, energy and banking sectors. Felipe has considerable knowledge of legal issues involving mergers and acquisitions, general corporate concerns, capital markets, contracts and the structuring and restructuring of legal entities. He also concentrates his practice on structuring complex corporate reorganizations and negotiations.
Latin Lawyer magazine has accorded Felipe several distinctions, including selection for its “Top 40 Under 40” listing of lawyers, in which he was short listed as top 10 and for its “Top Cat” designation as one of the top general counsel in Latin America for his in-house experience at two major companies.
Before joining the firm he was chief legal counsel at Telecom Italia America Latina SA (2004-2006), where he led the largest legal battle in Brazilian corporate history, the dispute for the control of Brasil Telecom and served as general counsel for Companhia Siderúrgica Nacional – CSN (2003-2004).