Paulo Roberto Coimbra > Coimbra & Chaves > Belo Horizonte, Brazil > Lawyer Profile

Coimbra & Chaves
RUA SANTA RITA DURÃO, 9th Floor
1143-8, 13-14 ANDARES
BELO HORIZONTE, MG 30140-111
Brazil

Work Department

Tax

Position

Founding Partner, Head of Tax

Career

Associate professor in Tax and Financial Law at Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG).

Guest professor at Faculte de Droit de l’Universite Paris I Pantheon-Sorbonne in France, at Facultat de Dret da Universitat de Barcelona in Spain and at Fundação Dom Cabral (FDC) in Minas Gerais.

Former teacher at the Faculdade Mineira de Direito at PUC Minas, at the Fundação João Pinheiro (FJP), at the Instituto de Educação Continuada (IEC) and in cursos de Pós-Graduação em Direito Publico do Tribunal de Justiça and the former Tribunal de Alçada do Estado de Minas Gerais.

Former advisor at the 1a. Câmara Cível do Tribunal de Justiça do Estado de Minas Gerais (TJMG) and former member of the Conselho de Política Tributaria da Federação das Industrias do Estado de Minas Gerais (FIEMG).

Member of the Ordem do Mérito Legislativa of the State of Minas Gerais. He is a lecturer at different seminars in Brazil and abroad and author of several books and articles published in domestic and international professional publications.

Member of the International Fiscal Association (IFA), Instituto Latinoamericano de Derecho Tributario (ILADT) and Associação Brasileira de Direito Tributário (ABRADT).

He is on the advisory committee of the Associação Brasileira de Direito Financeiro (ABDF) and is a former coordinator for the Aliança de Advocacia Empresarial (ALAE).

Lecturer at different seminars in Brazil and abroad and author of several books and articles published in domestic and international professional publications.

Languages

English and Spanish

Memberships

Member of the International Fiscal Association (IFA), Instituto Latinoamericano de Derecho Tributario (ILADT) and Associação Brasileira de Direito Tributário (ABRADT) and Advisory committee member of the Associação Brasileira de Direito Financeiro (ABDF).

Education

Law Degree from Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG).

PhD and Masters Degree in Taxation from UFMG.

Specialized in Fiscalidad International at the Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

International Tax Planning at Havard Law School.

Lawyer Rankings

Brazil > Tax

Coimbra & Chaves offers a strong consulting and litigation service. A major area of work is in helping clients recover social contributions and tax credits, and in the past 36 months it assisted in reclaiming over R$700m. Paulo Roberto Coimbra leads the team, the majority of which is based in the Belo Horizonte office.