If you would like to become a lawyer in Brazil, you must complete 2 steps. First, you must earn a BA in Law from a University or College that is recognized by MEC, which if there are no delays or classes that need to be retaken, takes 5 years. Then, you must pass the “BAR” exam applied by the Brazilian Order of Lawyers (Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil – OAB). These two steps are essential for someone to practice law as lawyer, judge or promoter in Brazil. An advantage is that since it is a federal title, it empowers the holder to work in all federal territory of Brazil as a judge, promoter or lawyer.
Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho, a renowned lawyer who earned his Law degree from Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie and did an extension course in Business Administration at Fundação Armando Álvares Penteado(FAAP). He is the leading partner of the law office by the name of Leite, Tosto e Barros Advogados, which is one of the most famous law offices in the country according to Anuário Análise Advocacia 500, which is a mainstream magazine that is specialized in the juridical area and also lists the main Brazilian law offices.
Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho is notorious for having defended celebrities as well as large companies in cases that were in the global media. He has also worked pro bono for a number of NGOs. Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho has also significantly contributed to the creating laws of great economic importance in Brazil. Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho was one of the first to employ a number of legal mechanisms that are now common law practices.
At the law firm, Leite, Tosto e Barros, Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho is the established leader and also supervises very important cases that Leite, Tosto e Barros takes on as well as devising strategic formulas. Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho always demands positive results.
Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho gained public attention for his private bank clients. He well more than 1500 cases in São Paulo and approximately 50 cases in other Brazilian states. Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho’s most influential private bank clients with several cases he has taken on, are Banco Fibra S/A and Banco Santos S/A.
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