Stocche Forbes and Machado Meyer

Two firms act in the acquisition of Paraná Xisto by Forbes

Stocche Forbes Advogados advised Forbes Resources Brazil Holding, a subsidiary of Forbes & Manhattan Resources, in the leveraged buyout of 100% of the shares issued by Paraná Xisto, a SPV owned by Petróleo Brasileiro – Petrobras wich was advised by Machado Meyer Advogados.

Petrobras holds shale oil & gas EP concession, the refinery assets and other rights related to the Shale Industrialization Unit (SIX) located in the city of São Mateus do Sul, State of Paraná, in consideration of US$ 41.6 million.

Stocche Forbes advised Forbes Resources Brazil Holding and Forbes & Manhattan Resources and relied on partners (pictured in the top line from left to right) Flavio Meyer, Mariana Saragoça, Vilmar Filho, Bruno Gandolfo. Marco Saliba, Renato Stanley and Daniel Loria; associates Pietro Bianchi, Gabriel Brito, Ana Caroline Moura,  Julia Novaes Barker, Beatriz Marcico Pereira, Paloma Cordeiro, Vitoria Coelho, Andre Reis, Elizabeth de Azevedo, Matheus Penido, Paulo Henrique Pinese, Vinicius Carvarzani, Roberta Rodrigues and Bartira Funez, also intern Gabriel da Silva Freire e Giuliano Tatagiba.

In-house of companies: Neil Said and Denise dos Passos Ramos.

Machado Meyer Advogados advised Petróleo Brasileiro – Petrobras and relied on partners (pictured in the bottom line from left to right) Daniel Szyfman, Fernando Xavier, Diana Pacifico Henne, Arthur Bardawil Penteado; lawyers Igor Marcell Ramos Finzi, Leonardo Dos Santos Sousa Duarte and Raphael Barboza Correia.

In-house counsel of Petrobras: Fernanda Valeriano, Rafael Aragão and Eduardo Iuorno.