Brazil ranks among the countries with the largest number of lawyers globally. The lucrative profession has attracted people from various parts of the country specializing in different areas including business, criminal, constitutional, environmental, and intellectual property law. The Latin Lawyer guide publishes the top professionals and firms in Brazil. One of the law firms listed among the top performers in the field of litigation is Leite Tosto e Barros Advogados Associados. The firm stands out because of its ability to handle high value and complex litigation cases. Also, the company offers mass litigation, cases popular in Brazil. Even though some law practices overlook such cases, Leite, Tosto e Barros continues to cater for the growing demand for representation in the area. The law firm also offers corporate, banking and employment law advice. Based in Sao Paolo, Leite, Tosto e Barros Advogados Associados also provides pro bono, labor, environmental, and criminal law services.
Ricardo Tosto is a partner and the leading lawyer at the firm. He has established a name as a market leader in the litigation field in Brazil. Initially, Ricardo specialized in banking and corporate law. Dedication, efficiency, agility, and excellent skills make Ricardo Tosto de Oliveria Carvalho a force to reckon within the financial markets and business sector. He works collectively with other lawyers in the firm to analyze the cases and offer outstanding and strategic legal advice for clients.
As a manager at the firm, Ricardo is a mentor for the young associates who join the company as trainees. He also supervises other management employees undertaking essential cases. Ricardo uses his knowledge and skills to create strategies, collect evidence, and guide the rest of the team when preparing for cases. Ricardo has represented multinationals, top Brazilian companies, political figures, government, and non-government organizations.
In the line of duty, Ricardo Tosto de Oliveria Carvalho encounters several challenges. After years of the practice, Ricardo has learned that the problems are part of the job and he can choose to rise above them. He opts to place boundaries and adheres to rules when dealing with clients. Ricardo Tosto de Oliveria Carvalho holds a post-graduate degree in business administration and a law degree from Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation and Mackenzie Presbyterian University.