Rodrigo Brunelli Machado


Rodrigo Brunelli Machado joined Ulhôa Canto in 1995 and became a partner in 2011. He graduate from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo – PUC-SP in 1997, obtained his postgraduate degree in tax law from Instituto Brasileiro de Direito Tributário (IBDT) in 1999 and 2000, with LL.M. in International tax law from Leiden University, the Netherlands, in 2002 and 2003. He is a specialist in tax law, with focus on administrative proceedings, consulting and merger & acquisition.

He has sat as member of the São Paulo State Administrative Court on Taxes and Duties (Tribunal de Impostos e Taxas do Estado de São Paulo), between 2004 and 2005. He is a Tax-Law professor at Insper and International Tax-Law Professor at the International Tax Center of the Leiden University.

He has been a member of the Brazilian Bar Association, São Paulo Chapter, since 1998, is a founding member of Instituto de Pesquisas Tributárias and director of Associação Brasileira de Direito Financeiro – ABDF. His native language is Portuguese and he is fluent in English.




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