Rayes Fagundes Advocados Associados welcomes new partner Ricardo Maitto.

Rayes & Fagundes Advogados Associados is pleased to announce its new partner Ricardo Maitto, who joins the firm to strengthen our Tax Consulting team.

Ricardo Maitto has over 17 years’ experience on tax advisory for companies and individuals, specializing in income tax, M&A and corporate restructuring. Throughout his career, he has worked in large law firms serving clients in a variety of industries, including technology, energy, pharmaceutical and food sectors.

Ricardo has been active in providing tax advice to foreign clients, both in relation to M&A (legal and tax structuring, due diligence etc.) and the definition of business models for companies in Brazil and respective taxation. He also has extensive experience in accounting matters, with a previous professional experience with Deloitte’s tax consulting and transfer pricing teams in Brazil.

Bachelor of Laws Degree (LL.B.) and Masters in Laws Degree (LLM) from Faculdade de Direito da USP, Ricardo Maitto is a member of the Brazilian Institute of Tax Law (IBDT), where he also acts as a regular professor. He authored the book “Personal Scope of International Tax Treaties “, published in Brazil by Editora Quartier Latin, as well as several articles in the field of Brazilian and international taxation.