SERGIO ANDRÉ ROCHA
Listed as one of Brazil's tax controversy leaders by International Tax Review between 2011 and 2017. Recognized by Who's Who Legal ("Corporate Tax") in 2017.
Post-Doctorate ("Livre-Docente") in Tax Law - University of São Paulo (2015);
PhD in Law & Economics - University Gama Filho (2007);
Master in Law & Economics - University Gama Filho (2003);
Post-graduate studies in Private Law - Fluminense Federal University (1999);
Bachelor in Law - University Cândido Mendes (1998).
Professor Doctor at the Rio de Janeiro State University;
Academic Coordinator at the Center for Applied Studies in Law ("CEAD");
Invited professor for the LL.M in international tax law at the University of Amsterdam;
Professor and instructor for several specialized courses in tax law.
Sergio André Rocha started his professional career in 1998 at the audit and consulting firm Arthur Andersen. In 2001, became a tax manager at Branco Consultores, a tax consulting boutique launched by former Andersen professionals. Between 2007 and 2010, he worked at Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão ("BMA") as a senior tax lawyer. In 2010, Sergio André became a tax partner at Ernst & Young, serving as a tax advisory partner, a tax policy and controversy partner, and an international tax partner. Since 2014, as a Principal of Andrade Advogados Associados, resumed his activities as a lawyer and tax consultant providing services to mid-size and large companies. On June 2016, founded Sergio André Rocha Advocacia & Consultoria Tributária.
Vice-President, the Brazilian Society of Tax Law ("SBDT");
Director, the Brazilian IFA Branch, Brazilian Association of Finance Law ("ABDF");
Council Member, the Brazilian Institute of Tax Law ("IBDT").
Portuguese, English, and Spanish.