In Brazil, it is possible to become a lawyer in 2 steps. The first step involves earning your BA in Law at a university that is recognized by the Ministry of Education (Minístro da Educação – MEC). This course is usually done in 5 years time. The second step involves being approved on the “BAR” exam that has always been given by the Brazilian Order of Lawyers (Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil – OAB). The previously stated pre-requisites are mandatory in order for someone to practice law in Brazil in the position of lawyer, promoter or as a judge. The previously mentioned positions can be practiced in any part of the federal territory of Brazil.
Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho is a renowned lawyer and earned his degree in Law from Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie. He also did an extension course in Business Administration at Fundação Armando Álvares Penteado (FAAP). He works at and is an active partner at, Leite, Tosto e Barros Advogados, which is among the most prominent law offices in Brazil according to a famous magazine that is specialized in the juridical area called Anuário Análise Advocacia 500. It also provides a list of the most well-known law offices in Brazil.
Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho a level of notoriety for celebrity clients and large enterprises in cases were in the public spotlight. He has also worked pro bono for Non-Governmental Organizations. Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho has also made important contributions in creating laws of significant economic relevance in Brazil. Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho has pioneered in the project of the adoption of many legal mechanisms that are now commonplace in how Law is practiced today.
At Leite, Tosto e Barros, Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho leads and oversees the most important cases of their clients. Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho is obstinate in the law firm producing positive results.
Ricardo Tosto de Oliveira Carvalho has also gained notoriety for defending private banks. He has approximately 1500 cases in São Paulo and about 50 cases in other states. His most prominent private bank clients are Banco Fibra S/A and Banco Santos S/A.
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