Tomás graduated from the Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais with a degree in Law and holds a master’s degree in International Tax Law from the University of Coimbra. Tomás also developed his research on the freedom of establishment regulations within the European Union at the Humboldt University of Berlin.
Tomás is a qualified lawyer registered with the Bar Associations of Brazil and Portugal. Specialised in navigating International Tax and Private Law, Tomás has over ten years of legal experience. Prior to moving to the UK, Tomás was the founder of his own Brazilian law firm, in-house counsel to one of Brazil’s most successful technology start-ups, and a serial entrepreneur.
Since moving to London in 2018, Tomás has worked with the other founding partners of PGMBM. Tomás was instrumental in aggregating clients in the Fundão dam litigation and personally managed the conduct of litigation by over 500 businesses against BHP.
Tomás is a native of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais and his family have very deep and historic roots in the state.