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Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados

AVENIDA BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA 3.144 11TH FLOOR, SÃO PAULO, SP, 01451-000, BRAZIL
Tel:
Work +55 11 3150 7000
Email:
Web:
www.machadomeyer.com
Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados, Marcelo Fortes, São Paulo, BRAZIL

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Marcelo Fortes

Tel:
Work +55 11 3150 7473
Email:
Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados

Work Department

Tax / Mining / Oil and gas / Telecommunications

Position

Partner

Career

He is a reference in tax disputes, being also frequently sough for legal assistance in tax constitutional matters. His work is held as strictly personal, strategical and decisive in the prevention and in the course of high complexity judicial and administrative disputes, in direct and indirect taxes of national and international clients. Has experience in taxation of commercial and corporate operations, working in the most diversified areas of knowledge, such as: food and beverage, electronics, mining, steelmaking, oil and gas, energy, paper and cellulose, pharmochemical, telecommunications, as well as in services and retail companies.

Languages

Portuguese and English.

Member

Admitted to the Brazilian Bar. Member of International Bar Association (IBA) and Brazilian Institute of Tax Studies.

Education

Received his LL.B from Universidade Federal de Pernambuco and master degree in State Law/Tax Law from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo.


Brazil

Tax

Within: Tax

Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogadosprovides excellent services in the tax area’, and ‘adds immense value to clients’ operations’. Fielding one of the largest tax departments in the market, it can handle a large volume of complex work, spanning contentious and non-contentious tax matters. Among a long list of standout transactions, the firm acted for Singapore sovereign wealth fund GIC on its acquisition of a 40% stake in Cruzeiro do Sul Educacional, with Celso Costa leading on the tax aspects. Other clients include Iberdrola, Telefónica, Siemens and Magazine Luiza. ‘Highly skilled’ partners Raquel Novais and Tiago Espellet Dockhornunderstand the client´s needs and concerns and are able to solve them technically’. Also recommended are Mario Graziani Prada, Marcelo Paulo Fortes De Cerqueira, Fernando Tonanni and Fernando Colucci. Judicial and administrative litigation expert Daniel Monteiro Peixoto was promoted to partner.

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