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Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados

AVENIDA BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA 3.144 11TH FLOOR, SÃO PAULO, SP, 01451-000, BRAZIL
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Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados, Fernando Tonanni, São Paulo, BRAZIL

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Fernando Tonanni

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Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados

Work Department

Tax / Succession planning / Agribusiness / Energy / Retail and consumer / Telecommunications/ Financing and infrastructure projects

Position

Partner

Career

Fernando is a tax specialist with strong knowledge of corporate law and extensive experience in advising international and Brazilian based clients in the tax aspects involved in their businesses. His focus includes tax consultancy, corporate restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, financial transactions, transfer pricing and administrative litigation. He is a frequent lecturer in events in Brazil and abroad, besides being visiting professor of international tax law at Brazilian institutions. Fernando has previous experience in a wide scope of industries such as automotive, agricultural, banking, energy, investment funds, oil and gas, pharmaceutical, telecommunications, retail, services, and transports.

Languages

Portuguese and English.

Member

Admitted to Brazilian Bar. Member of Brazilian Association of Financial Law (ABDF), International Fiscal Association (IFA), International Bar Association (IBA) and American Bar Association (ABA).

Education

Received his LL.B and specialization in Tax Law from from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo. He has also LL.M. in International Tax Law from Leiden University.


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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