Financial Restructuring, Court-Supervised and Extrajudicial Reorganization

The market for restructuring and recovery of companies in Brazil requires the involvement of professionals with multidisciplinary knowledge in view of its complexity and scope.

We offer legal advice that, coupled with a strategic and financial planning, is intended to promote economy recovery of the company as well as the suepration of financial crisis.

Both the Judicial and Extrajudicial Recovery are procedural remedies available to companies in financial difficulties and in need to renegotiate their debts to permit the continuation of their business activities.

The recovery procedures (RJ and REJ) not only allow a renegotiation with the creditors, as well as the suspension of acts of creditors permitting the company to safeguard the assets necessary for the continuation of its economic activity.

Our team of Restructuring professionals offers the following services in court or out-of-court debt negotiation procedures:

Studies and analyzes of the profile of the debt, verifying the better renegotiation alternative of financial restructuring and, if necessary, the proposition of Judicial or Extrajudicial Recovery

Assistance in the sale and acquisition of assets of companies in financial distress, in judicial recovery or in bankruptcy, including risk assessment, contract drafting, negotiation and modeling of the operation and recovery plans

Assistance to Debtors, Creditors and Investors in credit operations to Companies in financial distress

Defense of the interests of Clients in recovering credits in cases of judicial or extrajudicial recovery or bankruptcy, including representation in committees, coordination with other creditors, review of recovery plans, as well as in legal actions and appeals before the courts

Opinions on the application and impacts of the Bankruptcy Law, addressing issues such as succession, asset disposal, credits subject and excluded from judicial recovery, interaction with foreign norms and legislation;

Judicial Reorganization (Chapter 11)
  • Represented a Brazilian company in the lamps and lighting sector in a judicial reorganization procedure and in the negotiation with extrajudicial creditors.
  • Represented Brazilian manufacturer of electrical cables in the filing and processing of Judicial Reorganization.
  • Represented Brazilian textile company in the filing and processing of Judicial Reorganization.
  • Represented manufacturer of plastic carpets for auto parts industry on filing and processing of Judicial Reorganization.
  • Represented Brazilian garment retailer with various shops in the filing and processing of Judicial Reorganization.
  • Representing importer, exporter, and distributor of fruits in the filing and processing of Judicial Reorganization.
  • Representing major meat processing company in filing and processing of Judicial Reorganization which included the lease and sale of assets.
  • Representation of Brazilian provider of system integration services in the filing and processing of Judicial Reorganization.
  • Representation of Brazilian manufacturer of ceramic tiles and pavements in filing and processing of Judicial Reorganization
  • Representation of Brazilian distributor and servicer of security equipment and systems in filing and processing of Judicial Reorganization.
  • Representation of importer and distributor of computer equipment in the filing and processing of Judicial Reorganization.
  • Representation of Brazilian manufacturer of furniture in the filing and processing of Judicial Reorganization.
  • Representation of mining company in the filing and processing of Judicial Reorganization.
  • Representation of female lingerie intimates brand in the processing and filing of Judicial Reorganization.
  • Representation of Brazilian distributor of office equipment in the filing and processing of Judicial Reorganization.
  • Representation of food trading and distribution company in the filing and processing of Judicial Reorganization.
Creditor representation in Judicial Reorganization.
  • Represented creditor in Judicial Reorganization of Brazilian subsidiary of international trading company.
  • Representation of creditor in Judicial Reorganization of manufacturer of pulp and paper industry.
  • Represented ground handling company as a creditor in the judicial reorganization of a cargo airline with the sale of assets in the form of an ‘UPI’.
Judicial Administrator
  • Judicial administrator before 2nd bankruptcy court of the City of São Paulo in the Judicial Reorganization of a car rental company.
  • Judicial administrator before 2nd bankruptcy court of the City of São Paulo in the bankruptcy of a garment company.