Align Technology, Inc.’s acquisition of its distributor Align Technology Do Brasil LTDA.

Veirano Advogados, Paul Hastings and Bowker Abogados have advised on the deal

This acquisition enables Align Technology to directly focus on the commercial, marketing, and operational needs of doctors and potential patients Brazil. As part of the acquisition, Align Technology is acquiring a small team of employees who will be based in Sao Paulo, Brazil, where the company has opened its first office in Latin America.

Align Technology is the leader in modern Clear Aligner orthodontics that designs, manufactures and markets the Invisalign® system, which provides dental professionals with a range of treatment options for adults and teenagers. Align also offers the iTero 3D digital scanning system and services for orthodontic and restorative dentistry. Align was founded in March 1997 and received FDA clearance to market the Invisalign system in 1998.

Veirano has advised Align Technology with a team including Carlos Lobo (Picture) Renata Fialho de Oliveira, Rogério Campos and Salgueiro Figueiredo

In New York, Paul Hastings has advised Align Technology with Taisa Markus and Rodrigo Guaida.

Bowker Abogados has advised Align Technology do Brasil’s selling shareholders, Namely: María Guadalupe Antonieta Perrilliat Montoya, Align Technologies de México, S. de R.L. de C.V ., Maria Inês Yoneyama and Mauricio de Alencar Casa with a team including Alejandra Hernández Escamilla and Omar Aguilar.

Involved fees earner: Alejandra Hernández Escamilla – Bowker; Omar Aguilar – Bowker; Carlos Lobo – Veirano Advogados; Pedro Salgueiro Figueiredo – Veirano Advogados; Rogério Campos – Veirano Advogados; Renata Fialho de Oliveira – Veirano Advogados; Taisa Markus – Paul Hastings;

Law Firms: Bowker; Veirano Advogados; Paul Hastings;

Clients: Align Technology Inc.; María Guadalupe Antonieta Perrilliat Montoya; Align Technologies de México, S. de R.L. de C.V.; Maria Inês Yoneyama; Mauricio de Alencar Casa;


Author: Ambrogio Visconti.