Head of the Tax practice group at TozziniFreire’s Rio de Janeiro office, Leonardo has focused in tax consulting and litigation, with wide experience in direct and indirect taxes, taxation in M&A transactions, international taxation and judicial and administrative litigation, assisting companies from many different industries. Leonardo is also specialist in taxation in the oil and gas industry assisting companies in different tax matters of the sector, such as structuring of international transactions, special customs regimes (Repetro, drawback, etc.), among other particularities of the industry. He has built his career in TozziniFreire and other renowned law firms, also working in one of the greatest global audit and consulting companies.
Leonardo is recommended by The Legal 500 and Latin Lawyer 250, relevant international legal guides.