Firm Profile > Terciotti Andrade Gomes Donato Advogados > Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Terciotti Andrade Gomes Donato Advogados

Wealth and succession planning Tier 3

Terciotti Andrade Gomes Donato Advogados is particularly strong in tax matters, advising on pre-immigration issues, dual taxation and cross-border tax reporting. In November 2019, the team was bolstered by the arrival of tax and wealth planning expert Gustavo Teixeira Godoy from Derraik & Menezes. Department head Edgar Santos Gomes 'renders high quality legal services to clients.'

Practice head(s):


Open discussion in a professional but close relationship that make me feel very comfortable with the engagement of all team members. Always get the feeling they are really looking forward to find the best solutions to support my requirements.

Terciotti is a full service law firm, which renders high quality legal services to clients.’

Edgar Gomes is an exceptional lawyer, who renders high quality legal services to clients.

Tax Tier 5

Terciotti Andrade Gomes Donato Advogados is a young firm gaining prominence in tax advice and litigation. Mauricio Terciotti leads the team from the firm's Rio de Janeiro office, where highly rated partners Gustavo Teixeira Godoy and Edgar Santos Gomes are also based. Tax litigator Daniel Durão de Andrade coordinates the São Paulo side of the practice.


‘A small focused team, delivering high quality work at fair value. When I compare to other firms I work with, they are agile! This is quite important. If there is an urgency, they also deliver, at a price which I consider reasonable. I like the behaviour of the whole team.’

‘The team is made of young stars in the Brazilian legal system coming from the big firms with a new approach to client management. The team is very qualified and provides practical and fresh advice to clients.’

‘Mauricio Terciotti is an excellent lawyer with great experience and very good delivery.’

‘Edgar Santos Gomes is a rising star, in particular in the field of international tax. He is very active academically but focuses his practice on solving client’s issues with a proactive approach. His tax knowledge is very strong and that is recognized by his peers.’

‘Gustavo Godoy and Edgar Gomes provide top quality legal advice in a timely and professional manner, easing cross-border work and both are truly a pleasure to work with.’

Key clients

GL Serviços e Alimentação

Clean Mall Serviços

GR Serviços

Anavilhanas Jungle Lodge Hotelaria Eireli

Face Brz Comercial, Exportadora E Importadora Eireli

Hunter Fan Do Brasil Importação E Comércio De Ventiladores

PSI Tecnologia


GL Events

Albras (Norsk Hydro Group)

Ibrata Mineração


JLT Holdings

BW Offshore

Vivo Rio

OLM (American School)



Rio Brita


Sapura Navegação

SBM Offshore

Dof Subsea


Edware Equity Partners

Fundação Coordenação De Projetos, Pesquisa E Estudos Tecnológicos – COPPETEC

New Steel


Clean Mall Serviços

The Firm provides tailor-made legal services, with a pragmatic approach and business language. Projects and evaluations are presented with executive summaries that facilitate the decision-making process by clients.

Clients of various sizes receive direct attention from partners. The Firm builds relationships based on knowledge sharing, effi ciency and transparency.

The team is led by specialists with nearly 20 years of practice in their respective areas, with experience in a dynamic and globalized business context. This enables the integration of various areas in a multidisciplinary practice that supports the clients to grow and achieve their targets.

The partners have built their careers at top-tier Brazilian law Firms, having graduated from academic institutions of recognized excellence, at which they pursue continuous training.

Associates follow the same path, pursuing specialization in their areas and contributing to the modernization of the office. The healthy work environment contributes to loyalty and a low turn-over, which results in streamlined services to the clients.

The Firm has offices in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Belém. In other Brazilian cities, the Firm works through associations with reputable law Firms. Longstanding connections with colleagues abroad allow assistance in all other countries.

Department Name Email Telephone
Tax - Oil & Gas - Dispute Resolution - Corporate Maurício Terciotti 55 21 3030 4900
Tax Daniel Durão de Andrade 55 11 3586 0205
Tax - International Tax - Wealth Planning Edgar Santos Gomes 55 21 3030 4900
Dispute Resolution - Sucession - Sports - Corporate Raphael Donato 55 21 3030 4900
Corporate and M&A Patricia Barcellos Madeira 55 11 3586 0205
Tax Renato Mérola Peluzo 55 21 3030 4900
Real Estate - Family and Succession Guilherme Jurema 55 21 3030 4900
Tax - International Tax - Wealth Planning Gustavo Teixeira Godoy 55 21 3030 4900
Energy Marvin Menezes 55 21 3030 4900
Firm and/or partners are also member(s) of: : Brazilian Bar Association of the States of Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo; BAR of the State of Illinois (USA); Brazilian Association of Financial Law (ABDF); International Fiscal Association (IFA); Dutch Brazilian Chamber of Commerce; Danish-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce; Regional Accounting Council; Leiden International Tax Center Alumni Network.