Mr Roberto Barrieu > Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados
04551-060 SAO PAULO, SP

Work Department

Tax and Estate Planning


Founding partner


He represents foreign and domestic companies in sophisticated tax matters of litigation and advisory natures. He acts in the structuring of mergers and acquisitions transactions, provides tax advice in the creation of joint ventures, corporate reorganizations, transactions of capital market and project finance, tax planning,  as well as cross-border business and estate planning. Mr.Barrieu is an Officer and Director of the Center of Studies of Attorneys’ Partnerships.(CESA.).


Portuguese and English


Bar Admission: Brazil


He holds a degree in Law from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo (PUC) and a degree in Business Management by Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV).

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Tax

Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados has built a quality tax team, offering a good balance of youth and experience. The advisory side has expanded following the partnership promotions of Renato Batiston and Rafael Santos. The tax litigation arm was also strengthened through the recruitment of Aldo de Paula Junior and Rio-based André Alves de Melo from Azevedo Sette Advogados and Gaia Silva Gaede Advogados, respectively. The versatile Roberto Barrieu leads the practice, which includes litigation head Hugo Barreto Sodre Leal and indirect tax and trade expert Sarah Mila Barbassa. Clients from across several key sectors, including energy, pharmaceuticals and consumer goods, trust the firm on their most complex contentious and non-contentious tax issues.