Rosa Maria de Castro has acted as tax lawyer for more than 15 years, and co-leads the Tax Practice of Teixeira Duarte Advogados.
She has extensive experience in tax matters, having worked as in-house adviser and litigator for many years for a large Brazilian oil company.
Before joining Teixeira Duarte Advogados, Rosa Maria has led the tax practice (litigation and advice) in Rio de Janeiro in one of the largest Brazilian law firms and was appointed for two terms, comprising almost a decade, to act as administrative judge, representing the taxpayers, in the higest federal administrative tax court in Brazil. During this period, Rosa Maria participated in rullings on billions of reais, related to income taxes, proceeds taxes and customs duties, and her decisions significantly contributed in the development of the administrative's court jurisprudence related to tax restitutions, and customs related issues.
Languages: Portuguese, English, Spanish and French