Peter Eccles' practice focuses on M&A, joint ventures, private equity and venture capital transactions and other corporate and commercial arrangements. His practice is primarily cross-border, focusing on Latin America and particularly, Brazil, where he lived as a youth.
Peter has over twenty years of experience with three of the largest international law firms, as well as being regional general counsel for Latin America of a global credit rating agency in connection with ratings of complex multi-jurisdictional infrastructure, project and structured financings.
In addition to advising private equity, venture capital, strategic and family office investors on investments in Latin America, Peter has advised leading companies in the region in the energy, shipping, oil and gas, food and agriculture, real estate, auto, retail, banking, media, technology, and telecom sectors on novel financings, including the first-ever Rule 144A capital markets transactions involving Brazilian issuers. He also has extensive experience counseling emerging growth technology companies in the health, education, agriculture, life sciences, logistics and sustainability sectors in Brazil regarding corporate matters, investment into the U.S. and venture capital financings.