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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
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Web:
www.machadomeyer.com
Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados, Tiago Espellet Dockhorn, São Paulo, BRAZIL

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Tiago Espellet Dockhorn

Tel:
Work +55 11 3150 7617
Email:
Machado Meyer Sendacz e Opice Advogados

Work Department

Tax / Special Desks / Succession planning / Retail and consumer / Financing and infrastructure projects / Media, sports and entertainment

Position

Partner

Career

Specialist in direct taxes with extensive knowledge in the corporate and accounting practices. Works in the fields of legal assistance on taxes, corporate restructurings, mergers and acquisitions, financial products, foreign investments structuring and Brazilian investments abroad. Also focus his work on wealth and estate planning for high profile individuals. He is a frequent lecturer in events in Brazil and abroad. Has previous experience in the following areas of knowledge: automotive, agricultural, banking, capital markets, energy, retail, infrastructure, services, commodities, media and entertainment and individual taxation/family law.

Languages

Portuguese and English.

Member

Admitted to the Brazilian Bar (OAB). Member of International Bar Association (IBA), Brazilian Association of Financial Law (ABDF), International Fiscal Association (IFA) and Institute for Tax Researches (IPT).

Education

Received his Bachelor degree from Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul and a master degree in 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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