We are happy to announce that our long-time friend and colleague, Sami Arap has joined the firm as a foreign legal consultant. Sami, a trained Brazilian attorney with 35+ years advising multi-national companies both in-house and as a member of prestigious Brazilian law firms, including the firm he founded, Arap, Nishi & Uyeda Advogados on matters as varied as M&A and infrastructure will be providing invaluable assistance to our Brazilian desk.