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Antonio Farroco - Partner

Expertise

  • Advising on contractual matters with emphasis on business and risk control
  • Providing assistance on mergers, spin-offs, and restructuring of entities and economic groups
  • Planning of investment structures
  • Structuring and implementing acquisitions and divestments (share deal & asset deal), joint ventures and other corporate transactions
  • Consulting on outbound/inbound investments
  • Performing strategic litigation & arbitration
  • Advising on infrastructure projects

Antonio Farroco is one of the managing and founding partners of Farroco Abreu Guarnieri Zotelli Advogados Associados. He has more than thirty-five years of experience advising Brazilian, US and European based clients in transactions involving complex agreements (EPC, infrastructure), mergers & acquisitions, general corporate and financing matters, and business and strategic litigation and arbitration. He has been actively involved in deals and projects relative to the practice areas above in Brazil and abroad. He has assisted clients in a wide range of industries including heavy industry, industrial components and equipment, chemical and energy sectors. Antonio Farroco is often involved in the corporate governance of several clients.

Professional Experience

  • Founding Partner at Farroco Abreu Guarnieri Zotelli Advogados, since 2019
  • Partner at Miguel Neto Advogados Associados, 2017 to 2019
  • Founding Partner at Farroco Advogados, 2001 to 2017
  • Associate Attorney and Partner at Trench, Rossi e Watanabe (Baker & McKenzie), 1988 to 2001

Education

  • Bachelor of Laws at the University of São Paulo School of Law – USP, 1985

Admissions/Memberships

  • Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) — São Paulo