Renato Lopes da Rocha


Renato Rocha is experienced in tax litigation before judicial and administrative courts. He additionally advises on direct taxes; VAT and indirect tax matters; federal, state and municipal taxes; social security; customs duties; special regimes; and excise taxes. 


DLA Piper and Campos Mello Advogados (CMA) are separate and independent law firms, which work in cooperation with one another. Partners of DLA Piper are not partners of CMA; and CMA partners are not partners of DLA Piper.

Bar admissionsMinas Gerais, BrazilPernambuco, BrazilRio de Janeiro, BrazilSao Paulo, Brazil


Renato has additional experience advising and representing clients in the mining sector, specifically regarding collections proceedings filed by Brazilian National Mining Agency.
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
  • M.B.A., International Accounting with emphasis on International Standards, IFRS Trevisan 2014
  • LL.M., Commerce and Trade Law, Instituto Brasileiro de Mercado de Capitais (IBMEC) 2007
  • Specialization, Tax, Instituto Brasileiro de Estudos Tributários (IBET) 2006


  • Recommended Lawyer in Tax, The Legal 500, 2016
  • Approved – LACCA, 2019-2021
  • Next Generation Lawyer in Tax, The Legal 500, 2017
  • Corporate Tax, Who’s Who Legal Brazil, 2021-2022
  • Highly Recommended, Latin Lawyer 250, 2022


  • Speaker, "Electric Energy Operations – Minas Gerais Notices," Ordinary Meeting of the Tax Council, May 2022

Memberships And Affiliations

  • Brazilian Association of Financial and Tax Law (ABDF)
  • Brazilian Bar Association (OAB)
    • Sao Paulo
    • Rio de Janeiro
    • Minas Gerais
    • Bahia
    • Pernambuco



+55 11 3077-3593
(Work, São Paulo (Cooperation Firm))