Christian Clarke de Ulhôa Canto


Christian Clarke de Ulhôa Canto joined Ulhôa Canto in 1994 and became a partner in 2007. He graduated from Universidade Cândido Mendes – UCAM in 1993 and is a specialist on tax law, with emphasis on joint ventures incorporation and corporate groups restructuring, including merger, amalgamation, spin-off, acquisitions and sale of privately and publicly-held companies.

In 2008, he was general rapporteur at the 62nd Congress of the International Fiscal Association – IFA, which took place in Brussels, for the topic “New tendencies in tax treatment of cross-border interest of corporations.”

He was a foreign associate at renowned Shearman & Sterling, in New York City, during year 1997.

He has been a member of the Brazilian Bar Association, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo Chapters, since 1994 and 2007, respectively. He is also a member of the International Fiscal Association – IFA, and of the Associação Brasileira de Direito Financeiro – ABDF. His native language is Portuguese and he is fluent in English.


Rio de Janeiro