Mr Henrique Lopes > KLA Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

KLA Advogados
AV. BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA 1355
18º ANDAR
CEP 01452-002 SÃO PAULO, SP
Brazil
Henrique Lopes photo

Work Department

Tax Law; Customs and Foreign Trade.

Henrique is also involved in relevant administrative and judicial litigation, representing clients in defenses against assessments and in procedures for recovery of credits.

Position

Partner at KLA – Koury Lopes Advogados.

Career

Henrique was one of the founders of KLA in 2002 and has been since then a senior partner in the firm´s tax group, working mostly in cross border transactions, involving the structuring of investments, acquisitions and complex supply chain networks, drawing from a strong academic background and significant experience in both direct and indirect tax matters.

Languages

English.

Memberships

Bar Admissions: Brazil (São Paulo, 1991); New York, 1996.

Education

Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de São Paulo, LLB, 1990; Universidade de São Paulo, Specialist in State Law, 1992; New York University School of Law, LLM/MCJ, 1994.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Tax

Tax is a core area at KLA Advogados. The internationally focused team acts for both multinationals and Brazilian companies, and is especially active in the telecoms, life sciences, automotive and transport sectors, although it has experience across a broader range of industries. A cross-department team that included tax partner Henrique Lopes advised Seabras and Seaborn on a high-speed submarine fibre cable system connecting New Jersey in the US and Praia Grande in Brazil. Victor Polizelli and Álvaro Lucasechi co-head the practice with Lopes. Tatiana Vikanis left to establish her own firm.