Mayer Brown

Mayer Brown
Mayer Brown

The Mayer Brown Global Restructuring Group has lawyers operating in jurisdictions across the Americas, Asia, the Middle East and Europe. Clients value the fact that our practice is truly connected in the key global financial markets, has diverse industry experience and allows clients to leverage the wider Mayer Brown platform – recognized as an international legal powerhouse.

The team’s reputation for innovation, experience and managing complexity continues to be showcased in our award-winning work on landmark cases. We remain at the forefront of legal practice, implementing structuring in special situations and delivering advice, not just in distress, but as a way to maximize returns and deliver sustainable change.

Some of the industries we have worked in include: Airlines, Automotive and Transportation; Construction and Real Estate; Energy/Natural Resources; Financial Services; Healthcare; Hospitality; Manufacturing; Retail and Telecommunications.

The clients we advise include management boards; debtors; lenders (including debtor-in-possession lenders), bondholders and other creditors; insolvency appointees; pension fund trustees; and insurers.

Our clients praise Mayer Brown, commenting that we “consistently demonstrate capability in complex and sophisticated matters, particularly those involving international or cross-border elements”. Chambers USA 2022

“High-quality partner-led advice, which is always focused, commercial and definitive. They add value in all our mandates through a highly collaborative approach, particularly suited to the more complex multi-lender matters.” Legal 500 UK 2022

“A stellar team with highly specialist advice.” Legal 500 Hong Kong 2022

“The firm has a solid reputation in the market, and has a good commercial approach.” Chambers Brazil 2022

Mayer Brown is “very thorough, attentive to client needs and proactive on all issues” ,“always available” and provides “clear, commercially minded advice”. GRR30 2022

We have recently been recognized:

  • For Restructuring of the Year (Large) and Cross-Border Turnaround of the Year and Turnaround of the Year (Mega) at Global M&A Network Turnaround Atlas Awards 2022
  • For Reorganisation of the Year at The M&A Advisor’s Turnaround Awards 2022.
  • In Global Restructuring Review’s GRR 30 2022.

Michael Fiddy
Partner, London
E: [email protected]
T:+44 20 3130 3755

John M. Marsden
Partner, Hong Kong
E: [email protected]
T: +852 2843 2584 

Adam C. Paul
Partner, Chicago
E: [email protected]
T: +1 312 701 8841

Brian Trust
Partner, New York
E: [email protected]
T: +1 212 506 2570 

Liv Machado
Partner, São Paulo
E:[email protected]
T: +55 11 2504 4252