Lívia Seabra V. de Lima is an associate in the Corporate and M&A practice of Tauil & Chequer Advogados at the Rio de Janeiro office. Lívia has experience on advising domestic and foreign companies in the analysis, drafting and negotiation of agreements related to the Oil & Gas industry in Brazil and West Africa. Lívia focuses her practice on matters in connection with upstream activities and has experience related to concession contracts, production sharing agreements, consortium agreements, joint operating agreements (JOA), joint bidding agreements (JBA), farm-in / farm-out agreements, assignment agreements, unitization agreements and unitization operating agreements (UOA).
Lívia advises E&P and service companies in: (i) regulatory and contractual issues involving host government E&P contracts; (ii) bid rounds promoted by the National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels – ANP; (iii) due diligences related to M&A and farm-out/farm-in transactions; and (iv) general corporate and regulatory matters. Lívia works directly with the partners of Oil & Gas practice area in structuring, development and negotiation of major business transactions in the industry.