Practice areas: Corporate and mergers and acquisitions, dispute resolution – arbitration, dispute resolution – litigation, tax and customs, wealth and estate planning, family law and power.
He brings more than three decades of experience in resolving tax disputes and structuring businesses to reduce their tax liabilities.
He provides guidance to several companies on the tax implications of both cross-border and in-country mergers and acquisitions and company reorganisations. He is renowned for his efficient assessment of risks and for recommending creative and practical solutions that help clients achieve their goals and realise significant tax savings. He has developed special tax structures, served as principal outside tax counsel and handled hundreds of tax controversy issues for foreign companies operating or investing in Brazil.
Ian has written several books on tax issues that have been adopted by top universities, making it a highly valued resource by corporate executives.
He worked as a tax manager and partner at a top international audit firm.
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