OUR

PROFESSIONALS

RAPHAEL DE FARO


Lawyer and doctoral student, with a master's degree in Tax Law and a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, all from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC-SP), and with a specialization certificate in IFRS from FIPECAFI. Raphael also graduated as a specialist in negotiation practices from Harvard School of Law. Founding partner of the law firm De Faro Caraciolo, responsible for the international area, focused on taxation, assisting (corporate and individual) clients concerning domestic and cross-border transactions, corporate structuring, and restructuring for tax planning and estate planning. He has expertese in different laws across different jurisdictions, which allows him to build complex and effective multinational structures. Raphael is a lawyer recommended by the British Government to provide legal assistance in Brazil to British individuals and legal entities:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/brazil-list-of-lawyers

Email: defaro@defarocaraciolo.com

Mobile: +55 (11) 97026-0088

Phone: +55 (11) 3073-0657




BRUNO CARACIOLO


Lawyer with advisory and litigation practice, with expertise in Commercial Law (Master from PUC/SP). Bruno is skilled in resolving corporate conflicts, corporate restructuring, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, foreign investments, capital markets, financial markets, and real estate transactions. He constantly participates as the main negotiator of legal aspects in mergers and acquisitions, corporate disputes, corporate restructuring, and large-scale real estate transactions, besides other important disputes derived from illegal acts against the capital market rules, competition, and public administration.

Email: caraciolo@defarocaraciolo.com

Mobile: +55 (11) 98805-7979

Phone: +55 (11) 3073-0657




JESSICA MACHADO


Lawyer graduated from the São Judas Tadeu University and post-graduating in Brazilian Tax Law from the Brazilian Institute of Tax Law (IBDT), working in the tax consultancy and litigation area focusing on the chemical and pharmaceutical industry. Email: machado@defarocaraciolo.com Mobile: +55 (11) 98629-2423
Phone: +55 (11) 3073-0657




BOLÍVAR FRANCISCO ALVES FILHO


Lawyer graduated from Faculdades Metropolitanas Unidas (FMU), with a graduate degree in Business Law from Insper. Bolívar has expertise in corporate and contractual areas, particularly corporate reorganization, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, foreign investments, and legal due diligence.

Email: alves@defarocaraciolo.com
Mobile: +55 (11) 95285-1670
Phone: +55 (11) 3073-0657




VINÍCIUS LIMA


Lawyer graduated from Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, with a graduate degree in Civil Procedural Law (Damásio). Vinícius works in civil disputes and is specialized in consumer law and disputes involving the chemical and pharmaceutical industry. Email: lima@defarocaraciolo.com Mobile: +55 (11) 97049-6055
Phone: +55 (11) 3073-0657




FELIPE SARKIS


Lawyer specializing in Tax Law in the areas of litigation, consulting and planning, with a postgraduate degree in Civil Procedure from the São Paulo School of Law of the Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV Direito SP), in Tax Law from the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC Rio) and a Master's degree in Accounting, Controlling and Finance from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC SP), with extensive experience in acting before the Higher Courts. He is responsible for the tax litigation at De Faro Caraciolo Advogados and conducts litigation in defense of taxpayers from various sectors of the economy, at the individual and collective levels.

Email: sarkis@defarocaraciolo.com
Mobile: +55 (21) 99811-8260
Phone: +55 (11) 3073-0657




LUNA DE SÁ FERNANDEZ


Lawyer specialized in Tax Law, with a postgraduate degree from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC-SP), acting in administrative and judicial disputes. Expert in fiscal demands and litigation solutions for taxpayers in various economic sectors. Luna has also held a consulting position, especially with transfer prices. Email: fernandez@defarocaraciolo.com Mobile: +55 (11) 98403-2668
Tel: +55 (11) 3073-0657