Graduate of the Law School of Salvador Catholic University, 1998. Postgraduate in Tax Law from the Law School of São Paulo Catholic University (PUC-SP), 2002. Master´s Degree in Tax Law from the Law School of São Paulo Catholic University (PUC-SP), 2007. LL.M. degree from the Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München (LMU), Germany, 2015. PhD candidate in Tax Law from the Law School of the São Paulo University (USP). Former Vice-Director of the Superior Attorney School of the Brazilian Bar Association – Bahia State Section (ESA-BA). Former in-house counsel at Natura Cosméticos S.A. in São Paulo, Brazil. Researcher of the Society and Technology Studies Center (CEST – Poli-USP). Visiting researcher at the Max Planck Institute of Tax Law and Public Finance, Munich Germany. Active researcher in the field of Law and Innovation.