Marcos Chaves Ladeira, Alexandre O. Jorge

Pinheiro Neto advises Imerys on the sale of assets to Flacks Group

Pinheiro Neto advised Imerys on the successful completion of the disposal of its assets serving the paper market (approximately 900 employees in 24 plants in the Americas and Asia, as well as some locations in Europe) to an affiliate of the Flacks Group, for a net asset value close to €150 million.

Completion of the transaction was subject to the fulfillment of customary conditions for this type of deal, including specific regulatory approval in Brazil.

Pinheiro Neto advised Imerys Rio Capim Caulim, Pará Pigmentos, Artemyn Brasil and relied on partners Marcos Chaves Ladeira (pictured left), Alexandre O. Jorge (pictured right), senior associates Rodolfo F. Schreuders, Gabriel Carvalho, associates Paula Gianotti Duarte Gonçalves, Rodrigo Szasz Gaia, Daniel Andre Campos.

Morgan Stanley served as an investment banker on the deal, with Latham & Watkins LLP, Moncey Avocats Law Firm, and Berger Singerman LLP acting as transactional lawyers.