Our Lawyers

Dr. Plínio G. Prado Garcia

Founder

Born Franca, State of São Paulo, Brazil, June, 1938.

Education:

  • LLM, University of São Paulo Law School, 1962.
  • MCL -American Practice, 1972, George Washington University, National Law Center, Washington, D.C., USA.
  • Specialist in Tax Law, 1985 – Centro de Estudos de Extensão Universitária – Sao Paulo, SP.
  • Professor of Civil and Tax Laws. Lecturer.

Areas of Practice:

  • Tax Law – Tax Planning at Local and International Levels – Tax Litigation and Guidance;
  • Economic Law issues;
  • International Trade laws;
  • Formation of joint ventures;
  • Contracts in general;
  • Corporation Law;
  • Environmental Law;
  • Consumers Legislation;
  • Practice before the Federal Supreme Court, the Superior Court of Justice and Federal and State Apellate Courts.

Member:

  • Brazilian Bar Association, São Paulo, since 1960 as solicitor, and since 1963 as attorney-at-law;
  • São Paulo Institute of Layers (Instituto dos Advogados de São Paulo – IASP);
  • Brazilian Institute of Tax Law (Instituto Brasileiro de Direito Tributário – IBDT);
  • Brazilian Academy of Tax Law (Academia Brasileira de Direito Tributário);
    International Fiscal Association;
  • Inter-American Bar Association;
  • Member of several other entities in Brazil and abroad, related to Tax Law and Private International Law.

Languages:

  • Portuguese (native);
    English;
  • French;
  • Spanish.

Dr. Marcello S. Prado Garcia

Partner

Born in São Paulo, SP, Brazil on March, 1966

Education:


  • LLM – Law School of the University of São Paulo (Largo São Francisco USP- 1991);
Specialist by USP on “ Corporate Law”(“Direito de Empresas”);
  • Specialist on Tax Legislation by the “Centro de Extensão Universitária;

Areas of practice:


  • Business guidance and assistance;
  • Business consultation;
  • Advisory services on “turnkey projects” in green energies;
  • Tax Law;
  • Litigation;

Member:

  • Brazilian Bar Association – São Paulo Chapter since 1993.
  • President of the Brazilian Association of Offshore Wind Energy Companies (ABEMAR)

Languages:


  • Portuguese (native)
  • English (fluent) – Former resident in the USA (8 years);
  • French.

Dr. Gustavo S. Prado Garcia

Partner

Born in São Paulo, SP, Brazil on December, 1974

Education:
LLM – Paulista Law School (Universidade Paulista – UNIP), 1998;

Areas of Practice:

  • Contracts;
  • Tax Law questions;
  • Civil Law;
  • Business consultancy.

Member:
Brazilian Bar Association – São Paulo Chapter since 1993.

Languages:

  • Portuguese (native)
  • English (fluent)