Overview

Gabriella Freitas is an associate in the Capital Markets & Securitization practice of Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown in the São Paulo office. 

Gabriella graduated from Saint Paul with a degree in financial markets. She has experience in capital markets and corporate law. Gabriella has worked with a wide range of securities, including: (i) shares in investment funds (receivables funds, private equity funds, real estate funds and multimarket funds); (ii) debentures; (iii) bank credit notes; and (iv) real estate-backed securities (real estate credit notes and real estate receivables certificates).

She focuses her practice on investment funds, fixed income transaction and securitization.

Before joining the firm, Gabriella worked in the Market Supervision area of Associação Brasileira das Entidades dos Mercados Financeiro e de Capitais (ANBIMA) and as a lawyer at PMKA Advogados and BTG Pactual.

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Portuguese

Experience

  • Advised a Brazilian asset manager on the structuring of a real estate investment fund, to develop timeshare, and its first public offering in the amount of BRL 96 million;
  • Advised a Brazilian asset manager on the structuring of a private equity fund, to develop theme parks, and its first public offering in the amount of BRL 50 million;
  • Advised a Brazilian asset manager on the structuring and acquisition of the corporate control of a real estate company by a real estate investment fund, in the amount of BRL 15 million;
  • Assisted in the transformation of the Fundo de Investimento Imobiliário Studend Housing, and its second public offering in the amount of BRL 70 million;
  • Assisted in the establishment of the Fundo de Investimento Imobiliário Devant Recebíveis, and its first public offering in the amount of BRL 100 million;
  • Advised a real estate asset manager on the structuring of bank credits notes and, in the issuance and restrict offer of debentures of a real estate company, in the amount of BRL 25 million;
  • Advised a securitization company on the structuring of a bank credit note, in the amount of BRL 15 million.

Education

Saint Paul Escola de Negócios, Post-Graduate Degree in Financial Markets

Faculdades Metropolitanas Unidas (FMU), Bachelor of Law (JD equivalent)

Admissions

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  • Brazil