概述

Sophia Sebti is an associate in the Corporate & Securities practice of Tauil & Chequer Advogados in the São Paulo office. Sophia focused her academic path and legal practice on business, commercial and capital markets law. Prior to joining Tauil & Chequer, Sophia worked at the Brazilian stock exchange, B3 S.A. – Brasil, Bolsa, Balcão (B3), assisting on regulatory and capital market matters. 

Sophia has extensive experience on issues arising under the Brazilian listing requirements, including the listing and trading of equity, bonds, funds, derivatives and other financial products. She also has experience on Financial Market Infrastructures, including central securities depositories (CSD), securities settlement systems (SSSs), and central counterparties (CCPs).

As an associate in Tauil & Chequer Advogados, she focuses his practice on securities public offerings, including share offerings (IPOs and Follow-Ons) and debt issuances (such as debentures, promissory notes, bonds). Sophia also advises on capital markets regulation and corporate Law, as counsel of publicly held companies and/or financial institutions on financial and securities regulatory matters under the jurisdiction of the Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission (Comissão de Valores Mobiliários or CVM), the National Monetary Council (CMN) and the Brazilian Central Bank – BACEN, and self-regulating entities such as B3 (Brazilian stock exchange) and ANBIMA (the Brazilian Capital and Financial Markets Association) and assists companies in registering with the CVM and listing for trading (or migrating to a special trading segment) on B3.

语言能力

  • 葡萄牙语
  • 英语

执业经验

Recent Equity Offerings

  • Represented Locaweb Serviços de Internet S.A. with its initial public offering (IPO), in a global offering consisting of a public offering in Brazil registered with the CVM, under CVM Rule 400, and to qualified institutional buyers (as defined under Rule 144A of the Securities Act) and elsewhere to institutional and other investors that are not U.S. persons (as defined in Regulation S of the Securities Act). Deal value: R$1.325.144.982,75.
  • Counsel to the underwriters  in the context of the offering of common shares issued by Log-In Logística Intermodal S.A. (Follow on), with restricted placement efforts under the CVM Rule No. 476 in Brazil, and to qualified institutional buyers (as defined under Rule 144A of the Securities Act) and elsewhere to institutional and other investors that are not U.S. persons (as defined in Regulation S of the Securities Act). Deal value: R$ 634 million.
  • Counsel to the underwriters in the context of the offering of common shares issued by Sinqia S.A. (Follow on), with restricted placement efforts under the CVM Rule No. 476 in Brazil, and to qualified institutional buyers (as defined under Rule 144A of the Securities Act) and elsewhere to institutional and other investors that are not U.S. persons (as defined in Regulation S of the Securities Act). Sinqia is a publicly-held fintech that provides softwares and services to financial institutions. Deal value: R$ 362 million.
     

教育背景

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

执业资格

  • 巴西