Pedro Demartini > Souto Correa Advogados > Sao Paulo, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Souto Correa Advogados
AV PRES. JUSCELINO KUBITSCHEK, 2041
TORRE D, 8 ANDAR, COMPLEXO JK
SAO PAULO, SP, 04543-011
Brazil

Work Department

Tax Law

Position

Head of the firm´s Tax practice.

Career

Pedro Demartini concentrates his practice on judicial and administrative tax litigation in the federal, state and municipal spheres. His professional experience includes support in tax regulation, including preventive, and strategic advice in inspection procedures. He also focus his activities in drafting legal opinions addressing tax issues, general tax consulting, as well as support to clients in issues related to third party tax liability, mergers and acquisitions and due diligence proceedings.

Languages

Portuguese (native), English, and Spanish

Memberships

  • Associate and member of Tax Efficiency Working Group of the American Chamber of Commerce for Brazil (AMCHAM/SP)
  • Associate and member of Legal Commission of the Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry for Brazil

Education

  • Master’s in Tax Law (Fundação Getúlio Vargas, ongoing)
  • Expert in Tax Law (Universidade de São Paulo, 2010)
  • LL.B. Bachelor of Laws (Universidade Presbiterana Mackenzie, 2008)

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > City focus - Porto Alegre > Tax

Souto Correa Advogados stands out for the breadth of its tax practice, which undertakes advisory and contentious work, as well as customs control and regulatory issues on behalf of domestic and international clients from a variety of sectors. The team has a strong track record in administrative and judicial disputes, including high-stake cases before the higher courts. On the advisory side, it excels in tax planning, matters related to the Free Trade Zone of Manaus, tax benefits and tariffs on imports and exports. Pedro Demartini, who is experienced in tax regulation and litigation, oversees the national practice from São Paulo. In Porto Alegre, Anderson Trautman Cardoso is a key contact for complex tax litigation, while André Luiz Da Silva Gomes focuses on corporate tax. Associate Valter Tremarin Junior is recommended for administrative matters before the CARF.