Firm Profile > Utumi Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil

Utumi Advogados

Tax Tier 6

'A boutique firm that provides high-quality tax advice', Utumi Advogados has 'excellent expertise in international matters' and demonstrates 'outstanding professionalism'. Its clients range from large multinational companies to high-net-worth individuals. Ana Cláudia Akie Utumi, Camila Abrunhosa Tapias and Sabrina Garcia Sabaini are recommended.

Utumi Advogados was born from an old dream of tax practitioner Ana Cláudia Akie Utumi. After more than 25 years leading tax teams in consulting company and big law firms in Brazil, Ana Cláudia decided to launch Utumi Advogados, a boutique law firm fully dedicated to tax law. Alongside with her partners Camila Abrunhosa Tapias and Sabrina Garcia Sabaini, both highly qualified tax professionals whose experience includes having worked in one of the largest Brazilian full-service law firms and in Big 4 accounting firms.

Utumi Advogados’ team is known for its excellence and creativity in devising legal solutions to clients, when handling both tax consultancy and litigation matters. Its clients include large national and multinational companies from a broad range of sectors, such as banking, beverages, telecoms and technology, and also Brazilian and foreign HNW families formed maily by entrepreneurs and top executives of significant companies.

Our team brings together lawyers with significant experience in large law firms and Brazilian companies, highly qualified to deal with the most diverse tax and business matters in a wide range of sectors and industries.

We offer to our clients a 360º view when analysing tax issues, taking into account not only the specifics of each business, current legislation and case law, but also potential risks, trends in tax interpretation by the courts and potential changes in law, as well as possible related economic issues.

Combining substantial knowledge from many years of experience in large companies and law firms, with a deep academic background, Utumi Advogados’ lawyers are able to analyse each matter in depth, always focusing in the best and unique solution for each case and each client, avoiding risks and obtaining the most adequate solution to each case.

As much as possible we develop our work within the minimum necessary time for the case. Besides, while analysing each case, our team considerers the case law (past), the current interpretation of the local and international tax legislation (present), and also the trends and what is being analysed and put into practice in other countries (future).

Our expertise includes strategic tax consulting, legal tax opinions, tax policy and tax litigation.

Department Name Email Telephone
Tax Ana Claudia Utumi 55 11 4118-2323
Tax Sabrina Garcia Sabaini 55 11 4118-2334
Tax Litigation Camila Tapias 55 11 4118-2325
Photo Name Position Profile
 Camila Abrunhosa Tapias  photo Camila Abrunhosa Tapias Partner Camila Tapias has extensive experience in federal, state and municipal tax…
 Ana Cláudia Akie Utumi  photo Ana Cláudia Akie Utumi With outstanding experience both in direct and indirect taxes, she is known…
 Sabrina Garcia Sabaini  photo Sabrina Garcia Sabaini Partner Sabrina Sabaini assists domestic and foreign clients with tax planning and…
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IFA (International Fiscal Association)
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