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Mr Aires has over 30 years of continued experience in corporate and banking law and credit reorganisation and restructuring. He has been a member of Demarest Advogados since 2001, and a partner since 2002. He is in charge of the banking and corporate reorganisation and restructuring areas, currently merged into a larger area of corporate finance. Among the clients he has assisted and presently assists are Santander, Safra, Banco do Brasil, HSBC, General Electric, Credit Suisse, Cetelem, BGN, Banco Pátria, CSN, ISS Servisystem, Banco Espírito Santo de Investimento, Deloitte Consultoria, Busscar, Ambev and Adecco. Mr Aires is a founding member and was a legal adviser of the Portuguese Institute for Strategic and International Studies (IEEI, Instituto de Estudos Estratégicos e Internacionais). He is a member of the Brazil-Portugal Chamber of Commerce. He also participated in the Centre for Economic Law Research of the Postgraduation Studies at Pontifícia Catholic University. Former visiting professor of capital markets on the postgraduation course at Instituto de Ensino e Pesquisa (INSPER), in derivatives and, in 2015, in foreign exchange and restructuring legal matters. Former visiting professor of real estate financing at Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV-SP). Frequently invited to participate as speaker on banking and restructuring law in local and foreign seminars, colleges, courses for executives, lectures in the Brazilian Bar Association, American Bar Association, Lex Mundi, Deloitte, among others.