Alamy Candido de Paula Filho > Candido Martins Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Candido Martins Advogados
AV. BRIGADEIRO FARIA LIMA, NO. 3311
6TH FLOOR
SAO PAULO 04538-133
Brazil

Work Department

Tax Planning, Consulting, and Corporate Restructuring

Position

Partner. Corporate restructuring and tax planning in M&A deals, assistance to private equity funds, coordination of due diligence process, assistance to multinational and national companies regarding doing business in Brazil, prepare legal opinions related to a variety of tax issues, prepare administrative tax defenses against tax assessments.

Career

Founding partner of Candido Martins Advogados (Sao Paulo, Brazil) (2010 to date), Judge of the Court of Taxes and Fees of São Paulo (TIT-SP), Senior lawyer at Barbosa, Mussnich & Aragao Advogados (Sao Paulo, Brazil) (2002 to 2010), Secondment lawyer at Loyens & Loeff (Rotterdam, The Netherlands) (2008 to 2009), Junior lawyer at Trench, Rossi & Watanabe Advogados (Associated with Baker&McKenzie) (Sao Paulo, Brazil) (1998 to 2002)

Languages

Portuguese (native), English (fluent)

Memberships

License to practice law in Brazil – Ordem dos advogados do Brasil, Seção de São Paulo, Brasil (OAB/SP).

Education

Law Degree at Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, Specialization in Taxation on Commercial Industry and Tax Planning at Fundação Getúlio Vargas – FGV, Master of Laws (L.LM) at Northwestern University School of Law, and Certificate in Business Administration at Kellogg School of Management.

Leisure

Cycling and running

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Tax

Candido Martins Advogados is well versed in major tax planning exercises, often linked to corporate M&A and restructurings. Founding partner Alamy Candido de Paula Filho is popular with clients, and he is supported on the litigation side by recently promoted partner Tatiana Del Giudice Cappa Chiaradia, who also receives praise.