ALEXANDRE RIOS

Partner

arios@padismattar.com.br

+ 55 11 3185 6803

 

Alexandre is a partner responsible for advisory, transactional and finance matters. He has a diverse practice advising clients on mergers & acquisitions, capital markets, structured finance, publicly-held companies regulation and corporate law. 

 

Prior to founding Padis Mattar Advogados, worked for over 12 years at Pinheiro Neto Advogados and was an international associate at Proskauer Rose, LLP, in New York.

 

NOTABLE EXPERIENCE

 

Advised:

 

Centerbridge Partners in the formation of a joint venture with Vectis Partners to invest in Brazil

 

Castlelake, LP in the restructuring of BRL3.9 billion debt of Queiroz Galvão Energia S.A.

 

Noteholders in the Exchange and Consent Solicitation of 2019/2021 Notes issued by USJ S.A.

 

CVC Brasil Operadora e Agência de Viagens S.A. in the acquisition of Grupo Trend

 

Localiza Rent a Car S.A. in the acquisition of Hertz Brazil

 

CVC Brasil Operadora e Agência de Viagens S.A. in its first Debentures issuance

 

Initial Purchasers in connection with the Green Bonds issuance by BNDES (US$1.0 billion)

 

Initial Purchasers in connection with the issuance by Klabin S.A. of US$500 million notes abroad

 

Issuers and underwriters in several international securities offerings (IPOs, Follow-ons and Debentures issuances)

 

Different financial institutions in connection with several Export Prepayment transactions

EDUCATION

 

The University of Chicago Law School

LLM (Master of Laws) - Law

 

Instituto de Ensino e Pesquisa (Insper)

Post-graduate degree – LLM – Corporate Law

 

FIA – Fundação Instituto de Administração

Post-graduate degree - Corporate Finance and Investment Banking

 

São Paulo Catholic University School of Law (PUC-SP)

LLB (Bachelor’s degree) - Law

 

INTERNATIONAL PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

Proskauer Rose, LLP

New York, USA

 

LANGUAGES

 

Portuguese, English

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

Getting the Deal Through: High-Yield Debt – Brazil Chapter (3rd Edition)

 

Análise da jurisprudência da CVM sobre o dever de divulgação de fatos relevantes Revista de Direito Empresarial – ReDE São Paulo, n. 5

 

Como Identificar um Fato Relevante

Revista Capital Aberto n. 84, Espaço Jurídico BM&FBOVESPA e ABRASCA Sia-Cia n. 1012