Insolvency Institute

Fabio Weinberg Crocco

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Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
125 Broad Street,
New York, 10004



Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, New York
Selected representations: Alitalia – Società Italiana in S.p.A. in its Chapter 15 case. Controlling shareholder of large Brazilian company in distress in connection with cross-border restructuring matters. Lenders in repayment negotiation involving Peruvian entity in distress. General Cable Corporation in merger agreement with Prysmian Group. Underwriters in sovereign offerings by the United Mexican States.

Lilla, Huck, Otranto, Camargo Advogados, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Selected representations: Rede Energia in connection with its judicial reorganization in Brazil (Latin Lawyer Restructuring Deal of the Year 2012). Mangels Industrial in connection with its judicial reorganization in Brazil. Montblanc-Simplo in the acquisition of its main retail and exclusive wholesale distributor in Brazil. Citations on Legal 500 Brazil: Corporate/M&A (2014) and IP Law (2012).

Embassy of Brazil, Washington D.C.
Selected assignment: Drafted report presented to the Inter-American Development Bank regarding public policies adopted in Brazil for combating poverty in semi-arid regions.

Selected Publications
The Economic Logic of Brazilian Bankruptcy Law. With Prof. Bruno M. Salama (FGV Law School). Chapter of book about the 10-year anniversary of the Brazilian Bankruptcy Law 2015.
The Law & Economics of DIP Financing Regulation in Brazil. Working paper. Forthcoming.
Recent developments in English case law regarding the concept of insolvency: The Eurosail Case. Diritto Bancario, Comment about Case law, November 2013.
Mergers and Acquisitions in Brazil: overview. Thomson Reuters, Practical Law Company, 2014.

Professional Organizations
International Bar Association – Insolvency Section (winner of Michael Prior Prize), American Society for International Law, ABCI Institute-Brazilian International Trade Scholars.

Bar Admissions
New York Bar (2017), United States District Court, S.D.N.Y. (2018) Brazilian Bar Association (2011).

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