Mr Gabriel Manica Mendes de Sena > 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
IT

Position

Former Member of the Administrative Board of Tax Appeals of the Federal District (TARF/DF), Gabriel is one of the heads of our law firm’s tax litigation team, developing strategies and representing clients in complex cases before administrative agencies and courts. Gabriel also advises clients on tax planning, teaming up with our M&A practice on related matters. International Tax Review has recognized Gabriel as one of the leading tax litigators in Brazil (2013, 2014, 2016, 2017 to 2020), as well as in indirect taxation in Brazil (2017). Member of the Special Committee for Taxpayer Protection and Tax Policy of OAB/RJ for 2019-2021

Career

Partner with Castro Barros Advogados since 2017

Languages

Portuguese, English and Spanish

Memberships

Brazilian Bar Association (OAB)
– Rio de Janeiro Chapter (2007)

Education

Postgraduate Course in Tax Accounting – Rio de Janeiro Federal University Law School (UFRJ), 2009
Law Degree from Rio de Janeiro Federal University School (UFRJ), 2007
Masters in Law – Candido Mendes University Law School (in progress)

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.