Thomas Felsberg is the Founding Partner of Felsberg Advogados and a global reference in the area of insolvency and debt restructuring. Recognized by publications such as Latin Lawyer, Chambers and Partners, The Legal 500, and Leaders League as one of Brazil’s leading insolvency lawyers, Thomas was a member of the committees responsible for the drafting of the current Business Restructuring and Insolvency Law in Brazil.
He is the first Latin American lawyer to receive the Global Restructuring Review’s Lifetime Achievement Award, for his work in restructuring and insolvency with respect to Brazilian and foreign companies, in June 2019.
American Bankruptcy Institute
American College of Bankruptcy
Former Executive Committee Board member of the International Insolvency Institute
Member of the Advisory Board of the Brazilian Association of Infrastructure and Base Industries (ABDIB)
Brazilian Institute of Company Restructuring Studies (IBR)
Member of the Legal Council, Federation of Industries of the State of São Paulo (FIESP)
Honorary Member of The Center for the Study of Law Firms (CESA)
President of the Advisory Board of the Columbia University Club of Brazil
Member of the Board of the Columbia Global Center of Rio de Janeiro
President of the Advisory Board of TMA Brasil