Ricardo Tosto is a Partner at the law firm of Tosto and Barros Advogados Associados, where he litigates with objectivity for his high-level clients. He is not a shy attorney. In fact, he practices a concept he calls: Good Combat. He is an expert professional in all legal issues of business, especially when it comes to the process of building investment capital. His strategies for capital building are now relied upon by many of his clients who have built real wealth by carefully following his sage advice.
Many of the leading business people and political leaders of Brazil are on a first-name basis with Ricardo Tosto. Indeed, it has been Tosto who has been such a positive influence on the practice of business law in Brazil. Some of Ricardo Tosto’s cases have set precedents that are still upheld in other cases in the courts. This is one of the way he quickly became the lead partner at the firm of Leite, Tosto and Barros Advogados Associados, which he has been with since 1991.
Ricardo Tosto came a long ways since university days at the Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation. He is now networked into the world of business and government influencers of Brazil. It is to Tosto that these major players turn when they need professional representation. He is a masterful networking guru, without judgement and without prejudice.
Ricardo Tosto is generous with his time, giving back to many charity and other NGOs that need pro bono legal work done. Several government agencies have also been helped by his professional assistance. Tosto has led in many major organizations in his native Brazil. He is a leading member of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB), the International Bar Association (IBA), and the Brazilian Institute for Studies in Electoral and Party Law (IBEDEP). He has become a true pillar of the community, giving back and paying it forward, with class and style.