Pinheiro Neto Advogados and Blake, Cassels & Graydon have advised on the deal
Grupo Seb do Brasil said it had agreed to buy 95 percent of Maple Bear Global Schools Ltd’s operations in Brazil for $50 million, marking the privately owned education group’s first step towards an international expansion.
Pinheiro Neto has advised Sistema Educacional Brasileiro with Henrique Lang (Picture), Paulo Henrique Bonomo, Luiz Felipe Fleury Vaz Guimarães and Luis Guilherme Vergueiro da Silva.
In Canada, Blake, Cassels & Graydon has advised Sistema Educacional Brasileiro with Craig Thorburn, David Shaw, Jeffrey Shafer and Arash Amouzgar.
Involved fees earner: Henrique Lang – Pinheiro Neto; Paulo Henrique Bonomo – Pinheiro Neto; Luiz Felipe Fleury Vaz Guimaraes – Pinheiro Neto; Craig Thorburn – Blake, Cassels & Graydon; David Shaw – Blake, Cassels & Graydon; Arash Amouzgar – Blake, Cassels & Graydon; Jeffrey Shafer – Blake, Cassels & Graydon;
Clients: Sistema Educacional Brasileiro S.A. (SEB) ;