Daltro Borges is a founding partner of Ferro, Castro Neves, Daltro & Gomide Advogados, a boutique law firm dedicated to litigation, specialised in commercial litigation with an emphasis on bankruptcy and restructuring.
Mr Daltro is recognised by his peers and clients as a “think outside the box” lawyer, having used several new concepts even before they were enshrined in the Brazilian restructuring law. Clients often highlight his capacity to understand business and legal problems and craft customised solutions in the most diverse areas.
A leading individual in this area, Mr Daltro participates in several study committees dedicated to his areas of expertise, including those at the Institute of Lawyers of São Paulo (IASP) and the Brazilian Bar Association. Mr Daltro is also a member of the Brazilian Institute of Reorganisation Studies (IBR) and the Turnaround Management Association (TMA), and a board member of the non-governmental organisation Rio Como Vamos.
Mr Daltro has acted as counsel in major insolvency and restructuring proceedings in Brazil, including ones from Varig, Arapuã, Mesbla, NET and Parmalat. He has experience acting in various situations of credit dysfunction, such as those on behalf of: a creditor of an insolvent company on the creditors committee; a debtor; and a potential buyer. He also acts regularly as counsel for private equity funds and distressed assets funds.
Mr Daltro also has extensive experience in commercial litigation and arbitration, having acted as counsel before state and federal courts and in arbitration proceedings before the International Chamber of Commerce and several domestic chambers. BR Malls and CR2 are representative clients for his commercial litigation practice.
WWL says: Daltro de Campos Borges Filho is "highly regarded for his expert knowledge of bankruptcy litigation".
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