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Botelho Advogados

Tax: South East: Minas Gerais and Espírito Santo

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What the team is known for

Respected Belo Horizonte-based boutique boasting considerable expertise in complex matters involving municipal, state and federal taxes. Regularly sought out by regional and national heavyweights from the automotive, steel and finance sectors to assist with both consultancy and litigation work. Maintains a significant track record representing companies in disputes before judicial and administrative courts, in addition to handling tax planning mandates and legal opinions.

Strengths

Clients appreciate "the team's ability to understand the daily needs of its clients," adding: "They are very diligent and careful in the assessment of risks and identification of opportunities."

Notable practitioners

Daniela Procopio remains active advising regional and national clients on consulting and litigation mandates. "She offers a very tailor-made and highly technical service that is appreciated by clients," a source reports. Another interviewee highlights "her vast knowledge not only of fiscal matters but also of the client's business," adding: "She is always very responsive and willing to help."

Marco Túlio Fernandes Ibraim is qualified to assist with litigation and consultancy mandates. One client appreciates that "he is always transparent about potential risks and opportunities, as well as clear in his explanations," while another market commentator adds: "He demonstrates excellent communication and persuasion skills when delivering oral arguments before CARF."

Esteemed name partner Werther Botelho Spagnol is a top-tier litigator with experience advising on all matters regarding tax law. He stands out for handling complex disputes before judicial courts, with an interviewee considering him "a reference" in the market. His clientele includes leading players from the automotive and industrial sectors. He continues to be highly admired by commentators in connection with his solid academic career.

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Overview

  • Botelho Advogados have notable experience on complex tax matters, involving both litigation and advice (including legal opinions), which has driven the Firm to be widely regarded as a reference in this field.
  • Its team's main concern is to fully conciliate its high-quality practice with an outstanding responsiveness in rendering tailor made services, in order to establish and sustain long-term client relationships based on a commitment to excellence, integrity and results.
  • Botelho Advogados’ tax department is broadly renowned for its expertise on high-level controversies before all administrative and legal courts around the country.  The litigation practice is well known for its close and solid working relationship with its clients, based on the personal commitment of each professional, the zealousness on the conduction of lawsuits and proceedings and the continuous monitoring of risks and opportunities.
  • The consulting work is designed to assist clients with a solutions-based approach, providing pragmatic and straightforward advice. Its team has a deep experience on pursuing tax efficiency across an impressive range of transactions and business structures, combined with a unique ability to provide tax advice on all angles of a specific issue, including the addressing of accounting effects.

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Tax: South East: Minas Gerais and Espírito Santo Department

Botelho Advogados

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Rua dos Inconfidentes

1.190, 9º andar

Savassi

CEP 30.140-128

Belo Horizonte - MG

Minas Gerais

Brazil

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Tax: South East: Minas Gerais and Espírito Santo


Daniela Procopio
Band 3
Marco Túlio Fernandes Ibraim
Band 4
Werther Botelho Spagnol
Band 1