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Mattos Engelberg Announces Two Lateral Hires

In March, Mattos Engelberg Advogados laterally hired Priscila Farisco and Tiago Severo as partners.

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In March, Mattos Engelberg Advogados laterally hired Priscila Farisco and Tiago Severo as partners in a move which strengthens the firm’s tax and banking practices.



Following the reception of her Bachelor of Laws from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC-SP), Priscila Farisco began her career as a tax consultant at KPMG, from where, after three years, she moved to well-known firms such as Felsberg Advogados and Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr. e Quiroga Advogados before finally joining Mattos Engelberg as partner. At her new home, Ms. Farisco will focus on tax consultancy and planning, corporate reorganization, inheritance restructuring and international taxation mandates.



Banking expert Tiago Severo began his career at distinguished firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados and, after eight years, moved to renowned outfit Veirano Advogados where he enjoyed a seven-month stint prior to becoming a partner at Mattos Engelberg. He is currently a Professor at Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV) and a member of the Brazilian Bar Association’s (OAB) Banking Committee. With regards to academic achievements, it is worth highlighting Mr. Severo holds a Bachelor of Laws from Centro Universitário - IESB as well as an LL.M. in Business Law from FGV.



Mattos Engelberg Advogados is a multidisciplinary law firm with 25 partners, over 150 professionals and expertise in approximately 20 practice areas, including civil litigation, competition, environment, government relations and international trade. Headquartered in São Paulo, the firm has offices in Brasília, Ribeirão Preto, Rio Brilhante and Rio de Janeiro, with a representative office in Buenos Aires. Mattos Engelberg additionally offers both Chinese and Russian Desks, with an on-site office in the former country and a team of Russian and Brazilian attorneys to deal with matters from the latter.



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