Fernando Loeser


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Fernando has 30 years’ broad professional experience spanning tax litigation and dispute settlement in administrative and legal courts covering federal, state and municipal states at all levels, as well as in rendering tax consultancy services. His specialization also addresses M&A and antitrust law.


  • Providing legal consulting services for sundry M&A, spin-offs, due diligence, and structuring and restructuring processes and for incorporating subsidiaries in Brazil; authored articles on mergers, amendments to articles of incorporation, share transfer agreements and shareholder agreement.
  • Numerous project coordination mandates for reviewing Brazilian and multinational company procedures pursuant to the Brazilian tax laws and regulations.
  • A renowned and respected legal consultant to domestic and international companies seeking mediation and arbitration services in Brazil and abroad.


Bachelor of Laws – Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo – PUC/SP Law School (1991)


  • Author of published articles and provider of commentary in newspapers, magazines and internet, in addition to being a contributor to specialized journals.
  • Coauthored the annual “Getting the Deal Through – M&A Public” publication and the chapter on Brazil in Lexology’s “Getting the Deal Through” (GTDT), Law Business Research (LBR) – 2017-to 2019


Member of the State Bar Associations (OABs) in São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Brasília, Bahia, and Minas Gerais, since 1993.


  • International Tax Review – one of the Leaders of Tax Controversy in Brazil since 2017.
  • 2020 Best Lawyers Brazil – Tax professional point of reference.
  • 2018 Análise Advocacia 500 – one of the most admired tax lawyers in Brazil.


  • Portuguese
  • Fluent in English and Spanish

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