Brazil Pre-Salt Oil Auction


Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga and Demarest advised on the Auction

The government auctioned off four blocs, with the signing bonuses totaling just over 6$1.7 billion. Bids were made by offering a percentage of profit oil, which is the proportion of gains from the fields that will go to the government.

Petróleo Brasileiro SA, Ecopetrol S.A. CNODC Brasil Petróleo e Gás Ltda., ExxonMobil, QPI BrasilRoyal Dutch Shell PLC. and Chevron Corp. were among the winners in the auction of Brazilian oil fields in the country’s rich pre-salt region.

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados advised BP Brasil with Giovani Loss (Picture) and Gabriel Acciarito Ferreira.

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga advised Ecopetrol S.A. with Giovani Loss, Fernanda Fernandes and María Clara Coelho.

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados advised China National Oil and Gas Exploration and Development Corporation (CNODC) with Giovani Loss, Gabriel Acciarito Ferreira and Nilton Mattos.

Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados advised ExxonMobil with Felipe Rodrigues Caldas Feres and Flávia Giambroni.

Demarest advised QPI Brasil Petróleo Ltda. with João Luis Ribeiro de Almeida, Roberta Coelho de Souza Batalha, Priscila Sun Min Park and Lívia Sousa Borges Leal.

Involved fees earner: João Luis Ribeiro de Almeida – Demarest; Roberta Coelho de Souza Batalha – Demarest; Priscila Sun Min Park – Demarest; Lívia Sousa Borges Leal – Demarest; Giovani Loss – Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr & Quiroga; Gabriel Acciarito Ferreira – Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr & Quiroga; Nilton Gomes de Mattos Neto – Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr & Quiroga; Fernanda de Faria Fernandes – Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr & Quiroga; Felipe Rodrigues Caldas Feres – Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr & Quiroga; Flávia Toledo Giambroni – Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr & Quiroga;

Law Firms: Demarest; Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr & Quiroga;

Clients: British Petroleum; ExxonMobil; Qatar Petroleum; China National Petroleum; Ecopetrol SA;