For more than two decades, Simone Musa has advised clients on tax matters ranging from corporate income tax, to cross-border transactions, mergers, acquisitions and the taxation of reorganisations. Simone also advises clients on international tax treaties, transfer pricing and financing transactions. From Trench Rossi Watanabe (in cooperation with Baker McKenzie), she is the leader of the global tax practice group. Frequently praised for her practical advice, technical knowledge and creativity, she has received numerous awards for her professional
achievements. She has been recognised by Chambers Global Guide, Latin Lawyer, ITR and IFLR as a leading tax lawyer. Prior to joining Trench Rossi Watanabe in Brazil, Ms Musa worked as a tax lawyer on the Latin America desk of Baker McKenzie Chicago Office, 1997 and 1998, and in one of the big four accounting firms in São Paulo (1992–1996).