Mr José Antonio Martho > CGM Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

CGM Advogados
Av. Brigadeiro Faria Lima, 1663 - 5º andar

Work Department

Tax and Customs Law.


Partner. Specialized in Tax Litigation, M&A, Tax and Customs Market and Cross Border Transactions, Tax Planning and Trademarks for multinational companies in several areas, e.g. Healthcare, Retail Supermarkets, Automotive Sector, Oil & Gas, Fashion Market’s Retailer, e-commerce, IT, Chemical Industries, Food, among others.


Admitted to the Brazilian Bar Association in 1997. Treinee, Junior Associate, Senior Associate and Partner at Araujo e Policastro Advogados; Partner at Santos Neto e Montgomery Associados; Founding Partner of CGM Advogados.


  • Análise Advocacia 500 (Tax | 2019)


Portuguese and English.


Member of the Brazilian Bar Association; Member of the Brazil-Germany Chamber of Commerce in São Paulo; Former Member of the Legal and Tax Committee of the British Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Brazil (2012-2014); Former member of the First Court of Professional Ethics and the Disciplinary Court of OAB-SP (2009 – 2011).


Law Degree (LL.B) from the School of Law of Universidade de São Paulo (USP) in 1996; Post-Graduation in Tax Law from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo – PUC/SP in 1998; and Post-Graduation in International Tax Law from the  Robert Kennedy College, Switzerland in 2006.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Tax

CGM Advogados has a broad international client base, which it regularly advises on tax consultancy and litigation issues. Transfer pricing and indirect tax are particular areas of expertise at the firm. Joint practice heads Angélica Santos and José Antonio Martho have strong reputations.