Machado Meyer and FLH

Three firms act in acquisition of NIG by Opalus

Machado Meyer acted as legal counsel to investment fund Opalus A010.21 Participacoes, of Premier Soul Fundo de Investimento em Participações Multiestratégia in its investment in NIG Group, transition hospital for geriatric patients in Rio de Janeiro, as well as the acquisition of a stake held by the founding shareholders.

FLH- Franco Leutewiler Henriques Advogados has advised Núcleo Integrado de Geriatria – NIG, geriatrics & medical care group headquarted in Rio de Janeiro, state of Rio de Janeiro, together with Eskenazi Pernidji Advogados.

Purchaser will become the controlling shareholder of the group and one of the founders will continue holding a minority stake. Closing of the transaction is subject to fulfillment of certain conditions precedent.

The investor expects to expand the company’s activities with funds from the operation and pretends to create a platform to consolidate such business.

Machado Meyer Advogados advised the buyer and relied on led partners Guilherme Bueno Malouf (pictured top left) and Paulo Henrique Carvalho Pinto (pictured top right) and  partner Fernando Colucci associate Rodrigo Batah.

Franco Leutewiler Henriques Advogados – FLH Advogados advised the sellers and relied on partners Vitor Henriques (pictured bottom left) and Gabriela Sella (pictured bottom right), associate Camila Salim.

Eskenazi Pernidji Advogados advised the same partie and relied on partner Carlos Flexa Ribeiro and associate Daniela Silva Rodriguez.