CORAL GABLES, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Avila Rodriguez Hernandez Mena & Ferri LLP (“ARHMF”), a multi-practice law firm representing domestic and international businesses and investors, today announced the addition of a new attorney, Laercio Guimaraes, to the firm’s Tax, Trusts and Estates Practice.
Mr. Guimaraes focuses his practice in taxation, trusts and estate planning with an emphasis on international estate planning, cross-border tax transfers, tax treaty planning, FATCA, inbound and outbound investment structuring, and assisting clients with tax and succession laws to meet objectives in a tax-efficient manner.
Mr. Guimaraes earned a Master of Laws (LL.M.) in Taxation from the New York University School of Law in 2013. He received a Juris Doctor with high honors from the University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law in May 2010, earning the College of Law Outstanding Achievement Award for best performance in International Law, the CALI Award for Legal Ethics and Immigration Law, and the William H. Leary Scholar Award. He earned a Bachelor of Science from the University of Utah in 2005, graduating magna cum laude.
Born and raised in Brazil, Mr. Guimaraes has been a member of the Florida Bar since 2010. He is also admitted to the Colorado Bar and the New York Bar.
“Laercio is a great addition to our tax practice. He is a consummate professional who has experience assisting corporate and individual clients in a wide range of tax and estate matters,” said Alcides Avila, Managing Partner at ARHMF. “He will be an asset to all of our clients, particularly our clients with a presence in Brazil and elsewhere in Latin America.”
Prior to joining ARHMF, Mr. Guimaraes was an associate at a Miami law firm practicing in the area of tax and estate planning.
Avila Rodriguez Hernandez Mena & Ferri LLP is a South Florida law firm representing businesses and investors across multiple practice areas, including: Banking & Finance; Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions; Immigration; Litigation & Arbitration; Real Estate, and Tax, Trusts & Estates. ARHMF is a certified minority-owned law firm. Visit www.arhmf.com.