Fabio Perrelli Peçanha


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  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Fabio Perrelli Peçanha

Principal associate


Fabio Perrelli Peçanha is a principal associate in the tax department at the Firm’s office in São Paulo, Brazil. He has a wealth of experience in providing tax advice on M&A and corporate restructuring transactions, tax consultancy in general (local and international) on a recurring basis for Brazilian and foreign clients and acting in tax proceedings (administrative litigation).

Before joining Garrigues, Fabio worked for the large law and consultancy firms Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão Advogados and Ernst & Young.

He was an assistant professor of Tax Law at the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo from 2003 to 2009.

He is a member of the Brazilian Bar Association (São Paulo Section) and the São Paulo Attorneys Association.  

Academic background:

Law Degree from the Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo, Brazil (2003). He also holds a specialization (LL.M.) in Tax Law from Insper / IBMEC (2006-2007) and an MBA in Accounting and Controllership from Trevisan Business School (2010-2011).