Frederico Moura

+55 21 3609-7940
Portuguese, English and Spanish

Frederico has been working for over 20 years in project finance, banking and finance, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and debt restructurings transactions.

Frederico was an international associate of Proskauer Rose LLP in New York and of Bofill Mir & Alvarez Jana, in Santiago – Chile.


Bachelor of Laws Degree (LL.B.) from Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-RJ). Masters of Laws Degree (LL.M.) from University of Chicago. Member of the Brazilian Bar Association.


Frederico is recognized by Chambers and Partners as one of the leading lawyers in Brazil in Projects, having been praised as a “very involved” partner who maintains an impressive client portfolio encompassing prominent financial institutions and power companies, who regularly benefit from his advice on capital markets transactions for the financing of projects. “Frederico is very experienced and understands the financing market well,” reports a client, before concluding: “He is an active problem-solver who is very good at aligning expectations of counterparties.”   (Chambers Latin America 2020).

Frederico is recognized by International Financial Law Review (IFLR 1000) 2020 as a highly regarded lawyer in Banking, Project Finance, M&A and Project Development According to the publication: “Regardless of which party he is serving, Frederico always tries to find the right angle to make everybody converge on their views, avoiding deadlocks and speeding up the transactions.”.

The Legal 500 also recommends Frederico in Capital Markets, Banking and Finance and Bankruptcy and Restructuring (The Legal 500 Latin America 2019).

Frederico is also listed as one of the most admired attorneys in Brazil by the publication “Análise Advocacia 500″ 2019.