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André Teixeira & Associados

RUA PADRE GARCIA VELHO 73, CJ. 52, 05421-030 - PINHEIROS, SAO PAULO - SP, BRAZIL
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Work +55 11 3068 8933
Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo

Andr? Teixeira & Associados Law Firm is an active and well regarded name in local oil and gas and energy tax law. Originally the bulk of the firm's legal services were concentrated on tax litigation and legal advice on tax matters regarding the energy, natural resources, infrastructure, mining and commodities sectors. Its core business has now been expanded to corporate and commercial planning and structuring solutions.

History

The firm was founded in 2006 by successful experienced lawyers, originally from the Big Four and top- ranked law firms. It initially took the Brazilian oil and gas tax practice by storm and has become one of the leading energy tax firms in Brazil. The firm is predicated on the belief that a sophisticated practice must combine specialist legal skills, industry experience and regional know-how to provide a high-quality service that will help clients achieve their goals.

Practice areas

Andr? Teixeira & Associados Law Firm knows that having a law firm which is a major force focused in the tax and corporate, oil and gas, energy and infrastructure sectors is of the utmost importance to its clients.

Its extensive and outstanding track record on tax and corporate matters, coupled with an extremely business-driven team, helps it to provide top-quality tax and corporate advice.

The firm has a dual role: to provide top-quality advice in all aspects of tax law coupled with in-depth knowledge to drive planning and corporate finance transactions.

Its depth of expertise and experience in contracts, particularly in the oil and gas, energy and infrastructure fields, also ensures that transactions are completed efficiently and without risk.

The practice and sector group matrix helps it to deliver relevant advice from a co-ordinated team in a more approachable and accessible way, since it focuses on the legal aspects of each specific industry where it has developed tremendous expertise.

Andre Teixeira & Associados law firm provides advice across all types of tax litigation, tax regulatory contentious, civil and corporate litigation, tax structuring and advice, corporate finance and energy contracts.

Ultimately, the practice is structured into five industry sector groups: oil and gas, renewables, infrastructure and project finance, logistics and transportation.

The firm's competitive advantage comes from the perfect synergy between industry sector expertise and a highly qualified tax and corporate team, leading to state-of-the-art results.

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