Firm Profile > Madeira, Valentim & Alem Advogados (MVA) > Sao Paulo, Brazil

Madeira, Valentim & Alem Advogados (MVA)
VILA OLIMPIA, CEP: 04552-020

Tax Tier 7

Boutique firm Madeira, Valentim & Alem Advogados (MVA) acts for domestic and international clients and is notable for its tax litigation practice. Geraldo Valentim Neto heads the team.

Madeira, Valentim & Alem Advogados (MVA) is a boutique law firm that renders strategic law services to national and international clients mainly in corporate, tax and litigation uniting the qualification and experience of its professionals, acquired throughout the years in large law firms and companies, both in Brazil and abroad.

MVA Advogados was created to meet the existing demand for highly quality and specialty law firms with personalized and effective treatment, particularly in sectors of Infrastructure, Technology and Foreign Trade.

MVA Advogados’ mission is to serve the client globally and effectively. Guided by ethics, technical excellence and personnel availability, it provides full support in constant search of viable businesses and of quick and creative solutions.

Clients: Domestic and multinational companies in various industry, commerce and service sectors, such as retail, automotive and auto parts, pharmaceutical, agricultural, infrastructure, internet/technology and foreign trade, among others.

Main areas of practice
Corporate: Full Assistance in corporate transactions (M&A, joint ventures and corporate associations, Project Finance, Agribusiness, Technology and Foreign Trade), Infrastructure & Construction (Civil Construction Projects, Steel Production Projects, Mining Projects, Logistics Projects, Energy Projects, Sanitation, Contract Negotiation, Pre-Litigation, Government Contracts and Public Bids, Standard Drafts and Training, among others), Real Estate and Compliance (Risk assessment and development of ethics, compliance, and anti-corruption programs).

Tax: Full Tax Advice to national and foreign companies in various industry, commerce and services sectors (Tax Litigation and Tax Consulting).

    • Tax Litigation (Preliminary Phase, Follow up of Tax Inspections, Administrative Tax Litigation and Judicial Tax Litigation, both at the federal, state and municipal levels, including social security).
    • Tax Consulting (Legal Opinions with respect to the Brazilian tax impacts on domestic and international/cross-border transactions, Customs Law and Foreign Trade, International Tax, Transfer Pricing, Taxation of Foreign Profits, Double Tax Treaties, International Corporate Reorganization, among others).

Litigation/arbitration: Litigation in civil, administrative and commercial law, Complex Litigation (domestic and international – involving private and public entities, involving Infrastructure and Construction, Corporate and contractual disputes, Foreign Trade, Financial Agreements, Capital Market, Civil liability and consumer relations, Environmental Law), Arbitration, mediation and negotiation (domestic and international).

Department Name Email Telephone
Dispute Resolution, Corporate and Construction Victor Madeira Filho (
Tax (Consulting / Litigation) and Foreign Trade Geraldo Valentim Neto (
Real Estate (Consulting / Litigation) Danilo Gallardo Correia (
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Danilo Correia Gallardo  photo Mr Danilo Correia Gallardo Partner of MVA Advogados (Madeira, Valentim & Gallardo Advogados)
Mr Victor Madeira Filho  photo Mr Victor Madeira Filho Founding Partner and Head of the Construction, Dispute Resolution and Corporate Areas…
 Geraldo Valentim Neto photo Geraldo Valentim Neto Founding Partner and Head of the Tax Area of MVA Advogados (Madeira,…