Pedro Afonso Gutierrez Avvad



Extensive experience in tax law (advisory and litigation), M&A and corporate disputes. He worked as a legal adviser for the Instituto Brasileiro de Petróleo e Gás – IBP for the 12th World Petroleum Congress.


Specialization in Advanced International Tax Law, SITTI.
LL.M, Tax Law, Faculdade Cândido Mendes.
LL.B, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro.

Additional Activities

He worked as a Professor of Financial Law for under graduate and graduate degree programs at Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro – UERJ (2001 – 2004), Tax Law professor for the MBA in Economic and Business Law program at Fundação Getúlio Vargas – FGV (2000 – 2003) and professor for the LL.M in Corporate Law and Capital Markets at IBMEC / RJ (2011).
Member of the Rio de Janeiro chapter of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB/RJ) Arbitration Commission.