Diana Castro is an associate in the Rio de Janeiro office of Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown and a member of the Tax practice, providing tax consultancy to international and domestic clients, advising in tax and customs issues.
Before joining the firm, Diana was a senior tax consultant at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, 2009-2013 and a law trainee at Petrobras Transporte S/A - Transpetro, 2008-2009 and at Castro, Barros, Sobral e Gomes Advogados, 2006-2007.
- Advised companies from the oil & gas, mining, cement and retail industries on tax consultancy and compliance relating to their operations and transactions in Brazil.
- Advised clients on Brazilian indirect taxes matters associated with their operations in Brazil and overseas and also advised clients on tax planning and tax compliance matters.
- Advised oil & gas service companies on the reimbursement of the ICMS (state level VAT) applicable to the Special Customs Regime (REPETRO).
Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV/RJ), Further Education in Tax Law
Universidade Federal Fluminense (UFF), Bachelor of Law (JD equivalent)
Universität Paris X, Foreign Student
Universidade Estácio de Sá, BA, Accounting