Ivan Tauil is partner in the Rio de Janeiro office of Tauil & Chequer Advogados´ Tax, Oil & Gas and Real Estate practices. He also has extensive experience in local and international taxation. Ivan has also authored several articles and is often a lecturer at a number of legal and corporate events in Brazil, Latin America, Europe, the United States and Africa. Ivan provides legal and tax advice on large oil and energy infrastructure projects and is recognized as a major leader in Brazil in such fields. Ivan graduated from PUC-RJ with an LLM in Constitutional Law and Theory of the State. He is former president of the Scientific Council of the Brazilian Tax Law Academy, member of the International Fiscal Association and the International Bar Association, member of the editorial board of Revista Tributária e de Finanças Públicas – Ed. Revista dos Tribunais and member of the Brazilian Constitutional Law Institute.
In 2011, both Chambers and Chambers Latin America recognized him as one of the “Leaders in their Field” for his legal work in the energy and oil and gas fields.