Mr Marco Monteiro > Veirano Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Veirano Advogados
SP 04538-133

Work Department

 Tax & Customs




Mr. Monteiro is a partner with a practice emphasis in tax planning and consulting, as well as tax litigation. He has extensive experience assisting Brazilian and international clients in connection with mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, cross-border transactions, debt and equity securities, imports/exports and routine tax issues. He represents clients in both tax issues related to foreign investment in Brazil and Brazilian investment abroad.

Mr. Monteiro represents clients from many different industries, such as energy, telecommunications and IT, entertainment, automotive and auto-parts, electronics, construction and infrastructure. Mr. Monteiro is particularly skilled at assisting foreign companies with selecting the right corporate structure from a Brazilian tax perspective and helping them learn how to navigate Brazil’s complex tax regulations.


English and Portuguese


Brazilian Bar Association (OAB) – São Paulo


LL.M with distinction, Taxation, Georgetown University Law Center, Thomas Bradbury Chetwood, S.J. Prize for best academic record, Washington, DC, 2008

LL.B, Universidade de Sao Paulo (USP), 2002
Tax Law Specialist Graduate Certificate,
Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV-SP), São Paulo, 2006

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Tax

Veirano Advogados elicits a huge amount of support from clients, who are quick to praise the firm for its advisory and litigation capabilities. Marcelo Reinecken leads the team from the Brasília office, from where the firm handles a broad range of federal tax disputes. The team also handles direct and indirect tax claims at the state and municipal levels. Corporate finance tax support is also high on the agenda, particularly in M&A, capital markets and private equity deals. Key members include Abel Amaro for indirect tax and customs advice, Ian MunizMarco Monteiro for direct tax issues, and well-regarded litigator Filipe RichterAndre Carvalho in Rio is also noted for his advice to companies in the oil and gas sector. Since publication the firm has further strengthened the practice hiring former Pinheiro Neto Advogados senior associate, Leonardo Battilana, as a partner in January 2021.