Gustavo Haddad > Lefosse Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Lefosse Advogados
SÃO PAULO SP 04533-014

Work Department

Tax and Wealth Planning




Gustavo is a partner in Tax and Wealth Planning at Lefosse.

He works in tax consulting and litigation and has extensive experience in advising national and international clients as well as representing them on tax litigation cases. Gustavo is listed by the main international law guides as one of the best tax and wealth planning lawyers in Brazil.

In addition to his work as a lawyer, Gustavo is also a tax law professor at Insper (Instituto de Ensino e Pesquisa) and at IBDT (Instituto Brasileiro de Direito Tributário – Brazilian Institute of Tax Law).

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Tax > Tax advisory

(Hall of Fame)

Gustavo Lian Haddad – Lefosse Advogados

The tax lawyers at Lefosse Advogados provide ‘excellent technical knowledge’ andtop-quality service’ in advisory and litigation matters. Clients appreciate the ‘extremely thorough‘ team’s ‘exceptional sense of urgency and level of professionalism‘, which helps elevate the practice to one of the best in the market. A strong flow of corporate, projects and capital markets work ensures the transactional team is up to speed on the full suite of direct and indirect tax issues. Coupled with this is an increasingly ‘deep knowledge of tax litigation in Brazil‘ at the municipal, state and federal levels, courtesy of partners Marcos Carvalho, Bruno Carramaschi and Ana Carolina Utimati (‘an excellent professional with a lot of technical expertise and availability to serve her clients‘). Practice head Gustavo Lian Haddad is considered ‘one of the greatest tax specialists in the country’, and he is backed by Ricardo Bolan and Gustavo Paes on the non-contentious front. Vinícius Jucá joined from TozziniFreire Advogados in May 2022. Since publication, Emmanuel Abrantes has been promoted to partner.