Leonardo Baptista Rodrigues Cruz, Raphael Palmieri Salomão

Pinheiro Neto advises Open Co on merger with BizCapital

Pinheiro Neto Advogados advises Open Co on business combination with BizCapital, a fintech that offers loans for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

The transaction value was not disclosed.

Pinheiro Neto relied on partners Leonardo Baptista Rodrigues Cruz (pictured left) and Raphael Palmieri Salomão (pictured right).

Latham & Watkins LLP advised on the transaction with an emerging companies deal team led by New York partner Eli Curi, with associates Samantha Si, Philip Turpin, Eduard Grigoryan, Melanie von Staa Toledo, and Irene Brandão. Advice was also provided on English law matters by partner Shing Lo; on tax matters by partner Andrea Ramezan-Jackson, with associate Nolon Blaylock; on English benefits matters by partner Sarah Gadd; and on US benefits matters by partner Josh Friedman.