Petrobras Global Finance’s $1.500 Million Notes Offering

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton advised Petrobras.
Shearman & Sterling and Pinheiro Neto advised the underwriters on the transaction

Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (“Petrobras”)  wholly-owned subsidiary, Petrobras Global Finance B.V. executed an offering of U.S. dollar-denominated global notes in the international capital markets of a total ammount of $1.5 billion.

BofA Securities, Inc., Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, Itau BBA USA Securities, Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, MUFG Securities Americas Inc., Santander Investment Securities Inc. and UBS Securities LLC acted as underwriters on the offering.

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton advised Petróleo Brasileiro S.A. (Petrobras) with Francesca L. Odell (Picture), Manuel Silva, Jason R. Factor, Sofia Falzoni, Susan Levinson, Sheridan DuPont and Andrew Wasilick.

Shearman & Sterling advised BofA Securities, Inc., Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, Itau BBA USA Securities, Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, MUFG Securities Americas Inc., Santander Investment Securities Inc. and UBS Securities LLC with with Stuart K. Fleischmann, Laurence (Larry) Crouch, Robert Powel, Debora Ayoub,  Daniel Kachmar, Thomas Donegan, Wilf Odgers, Roberta Berliner Cherman and Francisco Zaninotto Mont’ Alverne.

In Brazil, Pinheiro Neto advised BofA Securities, Inc., Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, Itau BBA USA Securities, Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, MUFG Securities Americas Inc., Santander Investment Securities Inc. and UBS Securities LLC with Ricardo Simões Russo, Marcos Saldanha Proença, Gustavo Guedes Araújo and Luísa Reis Lopes Correia.

Involved fees earner: Virginia DuPont – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Jason Factor – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Sofia Falzoni – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Susan Levinson – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Francesca Odell – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Manuel Silva – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Andrew Wasilick – Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Gustavo Guedes Araújo – Pinheiro Neto; Ricardo Simões Russo – Pinheiro Neto; Marcos Saldanha Proenca – Pinheiro Neto; Debora Ayoub – Shearman & Sterling; Roberta Berliner Cherman – Shearman & Sterling; Laurence Crouch – Shearman & Sterling; Thomas Donegan – Shearman & Sterling; Stuart Fleischmann – Shearman & Sterling; Daniel Kachmar – Shearman & Sterling; Wilf Odgers – Shearman & Sterling; Robert Powel – Shearman & Sterling; Francisco Zaninotto Mont’ Alverne – Shearman & Sterling;

Law Firms: Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton; Pinheiro Neto; Shearman & Sterling;

Clients: Bank of America Securities; Goldman Sachs & Co.; Itaú BBA USA Securities; JP Morgan Securities; MUFG Securities Americas Inc. ; Petrobras; Santander Investment Securities Inc.; UBS Securities LLC;

Author: Martina Bellini