Alex Jorge is a partner in Campos Mello Advogados in cooperation with DLA Piper of the and co-head of the Tax Practice based in New York and Sao Paulo. 

He advises clients in tax planning and consulting for direct and indirect taxes, audit defense, M&A, transfer pricing, customs, private wealth and international taxation.

Alex advises clients in several sectors, in particular, consumer goods, direct selling, agribusiness life sciences, oil & gas, technology, insurance and financial services, capital venture, real estate and educational enterprises doing businesses in Brazil or investing abroad.

His experience includes the design and implementation of tax efficient business structures and general tax advice on taxation of foreign profits, transfer pricing, thin-capitalization, cross-border transactions, investment in regulated vehicles (i.e., FIP, FII), utilization of special customs regimes, financing and licensing arrangements.

Alex joined Campos Mello in the beginning of 2013 and brings to the firm more than 15 years of experience as in-house counsel for U.S multinationals, including Avon Products and Philip Morris.
 
Alex is frequently sought by specialized tax publications to provide comments on controversial issues in Brazil. He is praised by clients as being very responsive, clear in how he presents issues and solutions but yet technical.

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.