As China’s presence in the global economy continues to expand, trade relations between Brazil and China have become increasingly important. TozziniFreire’s China desk is comprised of capable professionals who specialize in assisting Chinese and Brazilian companies with their investments and businesses in both countries.
The China Desk has extensive experience securing investments and deals in Brazil on behalf of major Chinese companies and financial institutions. In addition, the practice has represented numerous Brazilian companies seeking to invest in China.
Our professionals are regularly invited to speak on an array of China-related business and legal issues before a broad range of companies, various Brazilian government agencies, and the country’s top business schools.
TozziniFreire’s relationship with Japanese companies has been an asset of the firm for the past decades. The Japan Desk was created as part of a proactive initiative to provide customized service to our Japanese clients. The practice has seen consistent growth and is now one of the largest among Brazilian law firms.
Utilizing a multidisciplinary approach, our professionals provide comprehensive legal assistance to Japanese companies doing business in Brazil, with a focus on M&A, infrastructure projects, local subsidiaries, joint ventures with local commercial partners, and product sales in the Brazilian market. Our clients include several of the largest Japanese trading companies, as well as a number of large and medium-sized manufacturing and financial services companies. The practice also works with a number of Japan-based law firms and Japanese branches of global law firms to secure international acquisitions involving Japanese and Brazilian companies.
Our professionals have broad experience in project management, and regularly advise on a wide-range of complex matters involving multiple parties.
The Korea Desk, one of the firm’s most active foreign practice groups, has facilitated numerous high-profile Korean investments in Brazil. Our professionals are recognized for their representation of Korean companies conducting business in Brazil and for their efforts toward strengthening the relationship between Korea and Brazil through strategic discussions involving areas of interests to both countries.
Our clients include corporations across a wide range of business sectors such as electronics, food, medical products and services, motor vehicle products and services, finance, steel, heavy industry, mining, shipping, import and export services, pharmaceutical, chemical, and consumer goods.