Mr Carlos Henrique Tranjan Bechara > Pinheiro Neto Advogados > Rio de Janeiro, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Pinheiro Neto Advogados
RIO DE JANEIRO, RJ 22261-005
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Work Department

Tax, International Trade and Customs and Social Security. 




Joined Pinheiro Neto Advogados in 1989 as a trainee, in Rio de Janeiro, became an associate in 1993 and was made partner in 2005. Currently, tax partner at Pinheiro Neto Advogados, in Rio de Janeiro.
Professor of Tax Law, at the Catholic University School of Law, Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio).

Carlos Henrique Tranjan Bechara serves local and international clients from a wide array of industries and segments, as a tax advisor and litigator. Carlos concentrates his practice in tax, customs and social security law issues, including complex administrative and court proceedings, with significant expertise in retail and telecommunications matters.


Portuguese and English.


Member of Brazilian Association of Financial Law (ABDF), affiliated with the International Fiscal Association (IFA).


Master Degree in Tax Law at Cândido Mendes University, Rio de Janeiro (2003). LL.B. Degree at the Catholic University School of Law, Rio de Janeiro – PUC-Rio (1993).

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Tax

Pinheiro Neto Advogados‘ first-rate team is led by highly regarded tax litigator Sérgio Farina Filho, who has been a partner at the firm since 1993. The expertise within the overall group is equally deep, with a strong mix of experience and youth, covering the full range of direct and indirect tax issues. The team’s expertise also extends to the related areas of social security and customs. Among the partners, Luciana Rosanova GalhardoLuiz Roberto Peroba Barbosa and Giancarlo Chamma Matarazzo are names of note, often equally comfortable on disputes as they are consulting. Cristiane Matsumoto adds weight on the social security side. Key litigators include Marcelo Marques RoncagliaTércio Chiavassa and Rio-based partner Carlos Henrique Tranjan Bechara. The recently promoted Ana Carolina Fernandes Carpinetti is also singled out for praise.