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Asset Recovery Americas
27-29 November 2022
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Eduardo Augusto Mattar
Partner at Padis Mattar Advogados (Brazil)


Eduardo Augusto Mattar is a partner specialized in insolvency, special situations and dispute resolution. Before founding Padis Mattar Advogados, Eduardo was partner for more than 10 years in one of the most prestigious law firms in Brazil, having developed its renowned insolvency and litigation/arbitration area. For the last 20 years, Eduardo has advised clients in matters related to the largest and most complex local and cross border insolvency cases, with special focus on distressed assets, representing strategic players in the most relevant judicial reorganizations in Brazil, since the first cases under the enactment of the current reorganization and bankruptcy law.

Eduardo is recognized by the leading directories who describe him as a “versatile” lawyer (Legal 500) and a “leading light in the Brazilian restructuring market” (WWL Ranking). The directories also highlight his reputation before his clients, which praise him for being “a very pragmatic and commercial lawyer who understands key issues and conveys them clearly”, ”very articulate and organized” (Chambers and Partners), “a fantastic lawyer” and a “restructuring expert” (WWL Ranking).

Eduardo also represents major players in strategic and high-profile judicial disputes and arbitration proceedings, both domestic and international, institutional and ad hoc, with focus on matters related to corporate and M&A disputes, joint ventures, commercial contracts, oil & gas, financial and capital markets.