Overview

João Gustavo Rocha Lima is an associate in the Tax practice of Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown in the Rio de Janeiro office.

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese

Experience

  • Represented national and international companies in tax litigation regarding lawsuits and administrative proceedings involving federal, state and municipal taxation.
  • Representing oil companies in several tax matters at administrative and judicial levels.
  • Advised international oil companies in tax consulting, contract matters, compliance, and controversies related to their Brazilian operations and transactions.
  • Representing agribusiness company in tax assessments involving social security contributions.
  • Represented international oil & gas industry companies in multiple tax litigation.
  • Representing and advised global satellite operator in tax controversies.

Education

Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro – UERJ, Attending post graduation specialization course – Tax

Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Bachelor of Law (JD equivalent) cum laude

Admissions

Bar

  • Brazil