Pinheiro Neto Advogados has helped the Brazilian subsidiary of financial services company First Data acquire communications solutions company Software Express.
Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados supported Software Express in the deal, which closed on 11 March. No value was disclosed for the deal.
The acquisition, which was conducted through First Data's subsidiary, FD do Brasil Soluções de Pagamento, will improve its position in the Brazilian financial payments market. Software Express' branding will not be changed as a result of the deal.
Counsel to First Data Corporation
Pinheiro Neto Advogados
Partner Leonardo Baptista Rodrigues Cruz, and associate Ana Cristina do Val Fausto
Counsel to Software Express
Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados
Partners Joaquim Oliveira, Ana Carolina Passos and Renato Batiston, and associates Fernando Xavier, Catarine Zamboni, Isabel Neves de Trigueros, Isabel Coelho, Luiz Di Sessa, Viviane Rodrigues and Maurício Fabbri