Sao Paulo University Law School (Bachelor of Laws, 1969). Philosophy Institute of Lorena: Pure Philosophy, Pedagogy and Psychology (1965). Sao Paulo Tax Law Institute, Tax Law (1971).\r\nSao Paulo University Law School, Municipal Law (Constitutional, Tax and Administrative, 1973).
School of Business Administration of the Getulio Vargas Foundation (International Law, 1973). Management Center of Brazil, Export Management (1973).\r\nUniversidade LaSalle de Sud America, Buenos Aires, Industrial Accounting (1974). National Insurance Foundation, Insurance Administration (1973-1974).
Harvard Law School, 8th program of Instructions for Lawyers (1974).\r\nTouche Ross & Company, Foreign Capital (1979). J.B. Lodi-Chaves Neto, (a) Holdings-Administrative and Financial Aspects (1979) (b) Holdings-Tax Aspects (1980). Arthur Andersen & Company, Tax Planning (1979).\r\nPrice Waterhouse, Tax Planning (1980).
Extra-mural course of Economics at Brasilia University (1983). Harvard Law School, 18th Program of Instruction for Lawyers (1986).\r\nSpoken languages: Portuguese, English, French and Italian.
Working as a partner of ADVOGADOS. Admitted to the bar, 1970, Brazil.
Brazilian Bar (Sao Paulo and Minas Gerais Chapters). Sao Paulo Lawyers’ Association. Sao Paulo American Chamber of Commerce for Brazil (Member, Legislation Committee).\r\nSwiss Brazilian Chamber of Commerce.