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Sylvio Fernando Paes de Barros Jr.



  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) from Universidade de São Paulo Law School – USP (1977);
  • Specialization in Corporate Law by the Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo Law School – PUC (1978);
  • Introduction to American Law and Legal System by the American Institute for Legal Education, Ann Arbor, Michigan (1999).


  • Portuguese and English.

Special Features

  • Recognized for his professional achievements in Tax Law by Chambers Latin America (2010 to 2014 Editions), one of the most respected in the legal segment in the world;
  • Recognized for his outstanding work in Tax Law by The Legal 500 Latin America (2013 to 2015 and 2017 to 2019 editions);
  • Highlighted by the renowned publication LatinLawyer 250 (since 2011) for his work in the tax area;
  • Recommended by Leaders League for his work in Tax area (2018, 2019 e 2020).


  • Member of Lawyers ‘ Association of São Paulo – AASP;
  • Member of CESA’s Committee on Tax Law – Center of Study of Law Firms;
  • Member of the Brazilian Bar Association’s Committee on Mediation and Arbitration – OAB.


  • Co-author of the annual publication “Getting the Deal Through – Dispute Resolution”, Chapter Brazil (Law Business Research), 2004-2012.
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