Expertise: Public and Regulatory Law - Projects
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Mr. Adam Milgrom joined the firm in 2008. He advises on major deals related to power, gas, transportation (ports, airports, railroads and toll roads), water and basic sanitation projects. He also advises on joint ventures, privatizations and public-private partnerships. Mr. Milgrom coordinates buyer’s and vendor’s due diligences, including corporate, contracts, real estate, financing and regulatory matters. He also assists in the preparation, review and negotiation of transaction contracts. Mr. Milgrom is specialized in power regulations, and assists on drafting, reviewing and negotiating specific industry contracts, such as PPAs, EPCs and O&Ms, as well as legal opinions. Mr. Milgrom also works with public law, government affairs and regulatory matters and assignments. In this connection, he prepares opinions, and assists in public tenders in general.
He worked at Baker Mackenzie in the Chicago’s office and also on major deals related to power, gas, transportation (ports, airports, railroads and toll roads), water and basic sanitation projects.
He graduated from Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie with a degree in law and specialized in Corporate Law from INSPER.
Hebrew, Portuguese and English
Representative matters and clients
– Advised on the sale by a Brazilian company of 16 wind farms to an international investment fund, a deal of BRL 2 billion (approximately US$500 million) and the largest ever in the Brazilian wind generation industry;
– Advised on the acquisition of several renewable energy companies, the most significant being the acquisition by a Brazilian major power company of the Spanish company “Siif Energies” wind farms, a deal of US$930 million;
– Advised on the acquisition by a major Chinese power company of 7 transmission lines in Brazil, of approximately 2,792 km, a deal of US$531 million;
– Advised on the first investment in Brazil of a major Asian company through the acquisition of grain warehouses, grain elevation terminals and a port terminal, integrating its logistics from grain origination to final export, a deal of US$220 million.
Trench Rossi Watanabe is awarded the CESA Gender Equality Seal
Trench Rossi Watanabe has received the CESA Gender Equity Seal in the highest category entitled “Highlight”. This award recognizes law firms that have solid Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives, taking into consideration several fronts, such as internal commitment, strategic planning, communication and participation rate. With a female majority in leadership for years, this recognition reinforces […]
Bill of Law No. 576 of 2021 approved by the Senate and Ordinances regarding offshore energy generation available for public consultation
In brief On 29 August 2022, the Federal Senate approved Bill of Law No. 576 of 2021 (“Bill No.576/2021“), which regulates the exploitation of federal assets for energy generation in offshore projects.Additionally, Ordinance No. 685/GM/MME and Ordinance No. 686/GM/MME (“Ordinances“) are currently available for public consultation. Issued by the Ministry of Mines and Energy, the […]
New Law authorizes payment in foreign currency in agreements entered into by exporters in the infrastructure sector
In brief In late 2021, the president of Brazil enacted Law No. 14,286, which establishes the New Brazilian Foreign Exchange Framework. Among several innovations, which will be addressed in a specific e-Alert, the Law met an old demand from the infrastructure sector: the possibility of stipulating payment in foreign currency for certain agreements executed between […]
Law establishing the legal framework for distributed generation in the Brazilian electricity sector is enacted
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Eletrobras Privatization Law is Sanctioned with Vetoes
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