Practice areas

Corporate practice group. Responsible for the tax litigation practice group at the Porto Alegre office.

Professional memberships

Tax committees of numerous companies and business entities.  


Joined TozziniFreire in 2000. Gustavo provides tax counsel to a diverse corporate clientele concentrated in Southern Brazil.

Professor of taxation law in the postgraduate programme of Unisinos. Former Commissioner of the Municipal Board of Tax Appeals of Porto Alegre, former Public Attorney for the City of Porto Alegre (1992–2003). Director, Porto Alegre Municipal Taxpayer Council (1993–1995).


Graduate of the Law School of Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul.


Gustavo is recognised and recommended in Chambers Latin America and Análise Advocacia 500, influential legal guides.


Novos Rumos da Autonomia Municipal (New Directions of Municipal Autonomy). São Paulo: Max Limonad, 2000. Several articles in relevant journals and newspapers.

Languages: English.

Office: Porto Alegre
Tel: +55 51 3025 2225

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