To become a lawyer in Brazil, you must complete the undergraduate law degree and pass the bar exam. The country has the third largest number of lawyers in the world. Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho, Ricardo Tosto, is an influential attorney in Brazil. He is a co-founder and Partner at Leite, Tosto& Barros Advocates, one of the biggest law firms in Brazil. Ricardo Tosto focuses on business law.Leite, Tosto& Barros Advocates has a staff of more than four hundred people. The firm is located in Sao Paulo with satellite offices in Rio de Janeiro and Brasilia. Ricardo Tosto is in charge of guiding the overall business strategy including mentoring junior partners by helping them build winning case strategies and reviewing their progress handling ongoing litigation and advisory. The practice handles cases regarding business law, commercial law, corporate litigation, and banking and finance advisory among other services.
Ricardo Tosto is credited with establishing the widely popular mass litigation segment of the firm. He is broadly recognized as an innovative industry leader. The firm has a strong grip on finance and law in the country and boasts of big corporate and institutional clients in its portfolio.Ricardo Tosto and his associates have a dynamic approach. They have extensive experience serving the Brazilian market. They are adept at analyzing cases and providing valuable legal guidance on business opportunities and credit recovery.Ricardo specializes in business restructuring, credit recovery, banking, mergers and acquisitions, and administrative, election and commercial law among others.
Ricardo Tosto has previously served as on the Brazilian Bar Association in Sao Paulo as President of the Judicial Reform Committee. He is associated with the International Bar Association. He is a founding member of the Brazilian Institute for Political Party and Election Law Studies. He was recently recognized by Who’s Who Legal as one of the best commercial litigation lawyers.Ricardo Tosto is vocal about business law. He has written numerous journals on the subject and given lectures in universities around the country. He has co-authored the book titled, “The Process of Tiradentes” which was published in 2007 in Portuguese. Follow him on twitter : https://twitter.com/ricardotosto01?lang=pt