Mr André Gomes de Oliveira > Castro Barros Advogados > Rio de Janeiro, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Castro Barros Advogados
AV. RIO BRANCO 110 -14TH FLOOR
RIO DE JANEIRO, RJ, CEP 20040-001
Brazil

Work Department

Tax.

Position

Practice focused on national and international tax planning, advising Brazilian and foreign companies in project organization, both in Brazil and abroad. Head and lead counsel in administrative and court disputes, in strategic cases. André led the set up of our law firm’s Transfer Pricing practice, having developed legal and litigation solutions in related cases. André is recognized as one of Brazil’s leading international tax lawyers by International Tax Law, as well as by other top publications, such as Chambers, Chambers Latin America, The Legal 500, Who’s Who Legal and Latin America Corporate Council Association.

Career

Partner with Castro Barros Advogados since 2000

Languages

Portuguese, English , French.

Memberships

New York University, NYU
– Member of the “Practice Council” of the LL.M. Course in International Tax Law (since 2015)
International Fiscal Association (IFA)
– Board of Directors (since 2012)
– Executive Committee (2014 – 2016)
British Chamber of Commerce and Industry
– Vice-president (since 2013)
– Chairman of the Legal and Tax Committee (2011 – 2016)
– Chairman (2008 – 2010)
Brazilian Bar Association
– Rio de Janeiro Chapter (1995)
– Brasília Chapter (1995)
– São Paulo Chapter (1995)
Brazilian Association of Finance Law (ABDF)
– Secretary General, sole representative of IFA in Brazil (since 2015)
– Secretary General (1995)
British Chamber of Commerce and Industry no Rio de Janeiro
– Vice-Chairman (1995)

Education

Interpretation and Application of Tax Treaties – International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation – Amsterdam (2005)
Graduate degree in Corporate Law – Business School (IAG) – Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (1998)
English and European Union Law – Executive Programs – London, 1997
Audit and Business Administration – Arthur Andersen – Chicago (1994)
Bachelor of Laws – State University of Rio de Janeiro (1994)

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Tax

Castro Barros Advogados offers a full-service tax practice to its clients, many of which operate in the telecoms, media, retail and technology sectors. This incorporates high-end consulting and litigation support on direct and indirect taxation, including transfer pricing queries and the structuring of corporate transactions. Key members of the team include André Gomes de Oliveira, Daniela Alves Portugal Duque Estrada and Gabriel Manica Mendes de Sena.