In Brazil, practicing law proves daunting bearing in mind that the country puts drastic measures to regulating the practice of law. The practice even shows much harder it becomes for various law firms to practice law after the stringent standards by Federal OAB to deregister many foreign law firms. The decision has since made the country to suffer a backlog of various court cases with the slightly a million lawyers in place to serve the growing population of Brazilians. Even as the state witnesses this unevenness in the community of lawyers, compared to the demographic distribution of the population, Brazil still boasts of few reputable lawyers. One of the lawyers who has created a niche for himself amidst the harsh legal environment is Counsel Ricardo Tosto, a specialist in Business and Administrative Law.
Outstanding Legal Performance
As a stalwart in banking contracts and credit recovery, Ricardo Tosto has gained immense attention internationally due to his steadfastness in practice of commercial litigation. His long streak as a lawyer has earned in various nominations and awards such as the Legal 500 where he scooped the best award as the Brazilian lawyer of the year 2015. The Analise 500 also gave him a distinguished honor for excellent performance as a legal advisor for Human Resource and Legal Management for various firms he worked with.
Education and Work
Ricardo Tosto is a law graduate from Mackenzie University with a Post Graduate Degree in Business Administration. He is one of the founding partners at Leite, Tosto e Barros Advogados, which is one of the largest law firms in Brazil. While at this law firm, he developed an acute understanding of financially related disciplines such as business restructuring and acquisition review. He also worked at Fundacao Rede de Previdencia Privada where he turned out as its Managing Director. At Grupo Rede, Ricardo Tosto served as a legal adviser in the HR Department turning back to private practice.
Ricardo Tosto is among the Board of Directors at Center for Study for Attorney Partnerships (CESAP) where he has remained instrumental in streamlining legal practice in the country. At International Bar Association (IBA), he serves as a member and also a Chairman of the Steering Committee on Legal Education.
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