Testimonials2019-06-07T11:35:41-03:00

TESTIMONIALS

Active team offering expertise in the structuring of receivables investment funds. Regularly advises a diverse roster of financial institutions and banks on the issuance of promissory notes and debentures. Sources appreciate  Rubens Vidigal ‘s counsel, and say: “He is knowledgeable, available and brings innovative solutions to the table.” His areas of expertise include capital markets, banking law and projects. Co-head of department  Marcelo Giovanni Perlman  has considerable experience advising key banks and financial institutions on a range of cross-border transactions. His practice covers debentures offerings and regulatory matters.

Chambers and Partners: Latin America 2019

Market sources recommend  Luciano Godoy of Perlman Vidigal Godoy Advogados as “an excellent lawyer with a great track record” who “stands out both as an arbitrator and as a litigator and who is becoming increasingly influential in the dispute resolution sphere.” Clients add: “He is a highly knowledgeable lawyer who capably handles multidisciplinary cases.” Godoy is recognised for the strength of his expertise in dispute resolution matters involving corporate, administrative and regulatory law.

Chambers and Partners: Latin America 2018

Compact team advising investment banks, private equity funds and asset management companies on the full spectrum of corporate mandates. Comprehensive experience in commercial agreements, reorganisations and complex domestic and cross-border M&A transactions. Offers sector-specific knowledge of the agribusiness, healthcare and logistics industries. Sources praise founding partner  Marcelo Giovanni Perlman  as a “great lawyer with excellent technical knowledge.” for his expertise in transactional corporate, M&A and capital markets mandates. Clients add: “He is a hard-working and client-oriented professional who always meets our deadlines.”

Chambers and Partners: Latin America 2018

“Perlman Vidigal Godoy Advogados has seen notable growth in recent years, and 2018 saw the promotion of Claudio Dener Diaz Gomez to partner. Practice head Marcelo Giovanni Perlman advised Notre Dame Intermédica Saúde on the acquisition of local health plan operator Cruzeiro do Sul. Senior associate Vinícius Azambuja de Oliveira has experience in corporate and M&A, capital markets and projects.”

The Legal 500: Latin America 2018

“Structured finance and securitisation are areas of particular expertise for Perlman Vidigal Godoy Advogados. Alongside its work on public offerings of shares and debentures, the team assisted Banco Itaú BBA in the structuring of two investment funds, one of which consists mainly of debentures issued to finance infrastructure projects. Rubens de Camargo Vidigal Neto leads the team and is recommended along with fellow name partner Marcelo Giovanni Perlman and associate Allan Crocci de Souza. Claudio Gomez made partner in January 2018.”

The Legal 500: Latin America 2018

“Perlman Vidigal Godoy Advogados had a busy year in 2017, advising clients on the tax aspects of several significant projects. It also has a steady tax litigation practice and ancillary expertise in wealth planning. Matheus Bueno de Oliveira heads the department.”

The Legal 500: Latin America 2018

“Perlman Vidigal Godoy Advogados is highly experienced in structured finance, and also handles cross-border financings and regulatory matters. It recent advised on the ruling proposal for fintech credit and the structuring of other fintech-related transactions. Clients include Banco BMG, Banco Itaú BBA and XP Investimentos. Name partners Marcelo Giovanni Perlman and Rubens de Camargo Vidigal Neto deliver ‘excellent client service’.”

The Legal 500: Latin America 2018

Active team offering expertise in the structuring of receivables investment funds. Regularly advises a diverse roster of financial institutions and banks on the issuance of promissory notes and debentures. Clients attest to the team’s ability to “think outside the box.” They also praise their “distinguished knowledge of financial instruments.” Capital markets Sources appreciate Rubens Vidigal’s counsel, and say: “He is knowledgeable, available and brings innovative solutions to the table.” His areas of expertise include capital markets, banking law and projects. Capital markets Co-head of department Marcelo Giovanni Perlman has considerable experience advising key banks and financial institutions on a range of cross-border transactions. His practice covers debentures offerings and regulatory matters.

Chambers and Partners: Latin America 2018

The ‘hands-on senior team’ at Perlman Vidigal Godoy Advogados ‘has the required expertise to handle complex cases’. Its broad workload sees it acting on behalf of creditors and trustees, and also potential investors in distressed assets. Luciano de Souza Godoy heads the practice, which was bolstered by the arrival of Ricardo Zamariola Júnior from Tranchesi Ortiz e Andrade Advocacia.

The Legal 500: Latin America 2017

Covering state, municipal and federal taxation, Perlman Vidigal Godoy Advogados assists clients in high-stakes litigation and corporate transactions, as well as in day-to-day tax matters. Practice head Matheus Bueno de Oliveira is ‘a competent and reliable lawyer’.

The Legal 500: Latin America 2017

Head of department Luciano Godoy of Perlman Vidigal Godoy Advogados is recognised for the strength of his expertise in dispute resolution matters involving corporate, administrative and regulatory law. Market sources say: “He is a former federal judge who is very well prepared and has a great track record in litigation cases.” They add: “He is an excellent and combative lawyer who is active in strategic arbitration and litigation disputes.

Chambers and Partners: Latin America 2017

Advises on the full spectrum of corporate matters, often acting for financial sector clients such as investment banks, private equity firms and M&A boutiques. Noted experience in joint ventures, reorganisations and complex domestic and cross-border M&A transactions. Offers sector-specific knowledge of the agribusiness, healthcare and logistics industries. Co-head of the department Marcelo Giovanni Perlman is singled out by clients, who report that he is “extremely technical and able to provide a strategic direction that has proven highly successful.” They add: “He is very intelligent, dedicated and calm.” He is well versed in corporate and M&A matters, with additional strengths spanning the fields of banking and finance, capital markets and projects. He has worked as a foreign associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore in New York.

Chambers and Partners: Latin America 2017

Well-respected practice group known for its strength advising on the structuring of receivables investment funds. Routinely assists clients in the issuance of promissory notes and debentures as well as in complex regulatory issues before the CVM. Clients commend “solutions-driven” partner Rubens Vidigal’s ability to “think ahead” when advising on the constitution of funds. Vidigal has a long-standing track record working on the structuring of securitisations and is endorsed by market sources for his expertise in regulatory matters. Founding partner Marcelo Giovanni Perlman frequently advises on regulatory issues before the Brazilian Central Bank and the CVM and offers valuable experience to clients in debentures offerings. Sources praise him as “an intelligent and knowledgeable capital markets lawyer” who “develops efficient legal solutions and works with an objective nature.” He speaks English, French and Spanish and holds an LLM from the University of Chicago Law School.

Chambers and Partners: Latin America 2017

Boutique firm acting for a range of international clients on corporate and M&A issues. Has extensive experience handling operations in the healthcare, manufacturing, energy, real estate and transportation sectors.
The experienced Marcelo Giovanni Perlman is praised as being “very proactive and very knowledgeable,” and is also singled out for his technical abilities and hard-working approach. He is noted for his strengths in projects, capital markets, M&A and banking and finance matters. He has worked as a foreign associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore in New York and speaks French and Spanish

Chambers and Partners: Latin America 2016

Boutique with a distinguished structured finance practice focusing on structured, receivables, private equity and real estate funds. Experienced in debt capital markets and complex regulatory analysis for international clients.
Head of department Rubens Vidigal specialises in matters involving receivables funds, the issuance of debentures and private equity funds. He is regularly active before the CVM and is described by peers as “a very specialised lawyer with strong communication skills.” He holds a business administration specialisation degree from Fundação Getúlio Vargas and RSM Erasmus University and is fluent in English.

Chambers and Partners: Latin America 2016