Lobo de Rizzo and Mattos Filho Advogados advised on the deal.
BK Brasil announced the execution of the Agreement for the Association of BK Brasil’s operations (Burger King and Popeye’s) with DP Brasil, the master franchisee of Domino’s Pizza. The Agreement was signed with the investment funds Vinci Partners and Sorrento Investments and provides for the incorporation by BK of the shares of DP Brasil. The transactions is still subject to approval by the Administrative Council for Economic Defense (Cade) and by the shareholders of both companies. If approved, the shareholders of DP Brasil will jointly receive 54,081,596 common shares issued by BK, equivalent to 16.4% of the company’s total common shares.
Lobo de Rizzo advised Bk Brasil Operação e Assessoria a Restaurantes S.A. with a team led by Rodrigo Millar de Castro Guerra (Partner; Picture) and Otávio Lucas Solano Valério (Partner), supported by George de Magalhães Carvalho (Senior Associate) and Isabela Salomon Reis (Associate).
In-house counsel for the transaction were Fabio Chaves de Arruda Alves and Murilo de Martino Mossin.
Mattos Filho Advogados advised Vinci Partners and Sorrento Investments with Rodrigo Arthur Egual de Carvalho and Joana Pimentel Gomes Reimão.
Involved fees earner: George de Magalhães Carvalho – Lobo & de Rizzo; Rodrigo Millar de Castro Guerra – Lobo & de Rizzo; Isabela Salomon Reis – Lobo & de Rizzo; Otávio Lucas Solano Valério – Lobo & de Rizzo; Rodrigo Arthur Egual de Carvalho – Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr & Quiroga; Joana Nara Lima Pimentel Gomes – Mattos Filho Veiga Filho Marrey Jr & Quiroga;