About Guilherme Fontes Bechara

Guilherme Fontes Bechara is a partner in Demarest's Restructuring and Bankruptcy team. He holds an LLM in Corporate Governance and Practice from Stanford University (USA) and in Civil Law from PUC-SP. Guilherme concentrates his practice in credit recovery proceedings, reorganisation and liquidation proceedings, out-of-court restructurings and distressed investment transactions. He is Regional Vice Chair (Latin America/Caribbean) of the Lex Mundi’s Insolvency, Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice Group, member of TMA – Turnaround Management Association Brazil and member of INSOL – International Association of Restructuring, Insolvency and Bankruptcy Professionals. Guilherme is co-author of the article “Brazil's Economic Woes Fuel Debt Restructuring, Judicial Reorganization Proceedings” and is widely published.


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