Mauro Teixeira de Faria is a senior partner at Galdino, Coelho, Mendes Advogados (GCM). He graduated from the State University of Rio de Janeiro Law School and is currently a Master of Laws candidate at the same institution, in the research area of Corporate and Economic Activities. He was admitted to practise law by the Brazilian Bar Association in 2009.

Mauro has substantial experience in corporate and civil litigation, as well as reorganisation proceedings. He has been working on behalf of creditors, debtors, trustees and investors interested in acquiring distressed assets for approximately 10 years, in some of the main insolvency cases in Brazil. Mauro has also published articles, mostly involving insolvency law.