Mr Vinícius Jucá > TozziniFreire Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

TozziniFreire Advogados
R. BORGES LAGOA 1328
SAO PAULO, SP
CEP 04038-904
Brazil
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Work Department

Tax and Litigation.

Position

With extensive experience in consulting and tax litigation, Vinicius is an expert in value-added taxes, such as ICMS, IPI, PIS/COFINS and ISS, having advised clients in various industries such as beverages, cosmetics, automotive, infrastructure, energy and defense. From 2009 to 2010 he worked at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP in the United States.

Career

Vinícius joined TozziniFreire as partner in 2013.

Languages

English.

Memberships

Co-chair of the Brazil Chapter in the International Section at New York State Bar Association (NYSBA).
Visiting Professor at the Law School of Fundação Getulio Vargas.
Admitted to the New York Bar.
Former president of the Georgetown Alumni Club of Brazil.

Education

LL.M. degree in Tax Law with honors from Georgetown University, in 2009. Specialized degree in Economic and Corporate Law from Fundação Getulio Vargas, in 2004. Graduate of the Law School of Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo, in 2002.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Tax

TozziniFreire Advogados represents major multinationals from across a range of industries. The firm’s strong corporate presence ensures a steady flow of M&A-related tax advice, as well as support on restructurings, business launches and general day-to-day matters. Gustavo Nygaard leads the well-regarded team, which includes Jerry Levers de Abreu, Vinícius Jucá and Thiago Rulfalco Medaglia, who handles disputes, customs and social security matters. Clients also single out recently promoted partner Erlan Valverde for high praise. Moreover, the team was further strengthened in October 2020 with the hire of indirect-tax specialist Lisandra Pacheco, formerly at Schneider, Pugliese, Sztokfisz Figueiredo e Carvalho Advogados.