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Leonardo Milanez Villela 

Co-founder

Lawyer with experience advising international and domestic companies on a comprehensive range of tax and regulatory matters. As associated with law firms such as Ulhôa Canto, Rezende e Guerra, Azevedo Sette and Lefosse Advogados, Leonardo gained broad experience in foreign trade, financial markets, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, consumption taxes and payroll taxes. He has outstanding experience advising companies in life sciences, software industry and automotive sectors on tax and regulatory matters related to Central Bank of Brazil, National Agency of Sanitary Surveillance and Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply.

  • Specialization degree in International Tax from Institute of Accounting, Actuarial and Financial Research – FIPECAFI;
  • MBA in Tax Management from Institute of Accounting, Actuarial and Financial Research – FIPECAFI;
  • LL.M in Tax Law from Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo – PUC/SP;
  • Post Graduated in Jurisprudence from Brazilian Institute of Tax Studies – IBET;
  • Post Graduated in Tax Law from Brazilian Institute of Tax Studies – IBET;
  • Bachelor of Law from Law University of Franca – FDF.

E-mail: leonardo@pinheirovillela.com.br

Languages:  English