João Dácio Rolim

Institutional Partner


Areas of expertise: International Trade and Customs Law, Tax Law


Founding partner of the firm. Leads the ​​Tax Law department and is widely acknowledged for his expertise in domestic and foreign tax matters. Has also worked as Arbitrator in the Brazilian Chamber of Business Arbitration and Mediation (CAMARB) and Consultant to the United Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) since 2015.

Formation

  • PhD. in International Trade, International Taxation and International Human Rights Law from the Queen Mary University of London
  • PhD in Tax Law from the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG)
  • LL.M. in International Tax Law and European Law from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
  • LL.B. from the University of São Paulo (USP)

Acknowledgments

  • Análise Advocacia 500: Tax (2017, 2015), International Trade (2015), Agroindustry (2015), Real Estate (2015)
  • Chambers and Partners Global: Tax Litigation (2020), Tax (2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010)
  • Chambers and Partners Latin America: Tax (2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011)
  • IFLR: Tax (2016, 2015, 2013), Dispute Resolution (2016, 2015), Energy and Infrastructure (2016, 2015, 2014), Corporate (2013)
  • Latin Lawyer 250: Tax (2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014)
  • The Legal 500: Tax (2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012), International Trade and Customs (2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015) and Dispute Resolution (2016, 2015, 2014, 2013)
  • Who’s Who Legal: Administrative Litigation (2019), Tax (2019, 2018, 2017)