Partner of the Social Security area, Marcello Pedroso Pereira focuses his activities on private pension and litigation. He has broad experience in the defense of tax enforcement proceedings filed by the INSS, the Federal Revenue and other entities and processes related to Guarantee Fund for Length of Service (FGTS), as well as in the assistance to international clients in inspection procedures related to social security. Preparation of legal opinions and due diligence reports. Among his main clients are companies in the following sectors: automotive, truck and tire industry, technology companies, service providers, financial market, energy, diagnostics and hospital branch, IT and ICT, telemarketing, chemistry and adhesives, compressors, health and animal feed, among others. Marcello Pedroso Pereira also regularly advises the main companies in the Brazilian market.

Experience

Advised and advises many clients in the industrial, commercial and service segments, in preventive consulting and in administrative and judicial procedures that discuss the “Payroll Tax Reduction”.

Advised and advises many clients in the rural segment, in preventive consulting and in administrative and judicial procedures that discuss the “substitutive social security contribution”.

Advised and advises more than 50 clients, from industrial, commercial and service segments, in preventive consulting and in administrative and judicial procedures that discuss the validity of Profit Sharing Plans (PLR).

Advises dozens of clients in administrative and judicial procedures regarding the Work Accident Insurance and the Accident Prevention Factor (SAT and FAP).

Academic Qualifications

MBA in Business Management by Getúlio Vargas Foundation (FGV / SP), São Paulo, Brazil (2012)

Specialization in Tax Law by Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (COGEAE / PUC-SP), São Paulo, Brazil (2005)

Bachelor of Laws by Universidade Paulista (UNIP), São Paulo, Brazil (2001)

Associations

Member of the Center for Studies of Law Firms (CESA)

Languages

Portuguese, English, Italian and Spanish.