Diogo Martins Teixeira


+ 55 21 3572-3040

Teixeira is specialist in consultative and litigation matters related to customs law and indirect taxation, provides legal assistance to industries, commercial companies and Brazilian and international services providers. His practice encompasses the structuring of import chains, manufacture, commercialization of goods and rendering of services aiming at the identification/mitigation of risks and the assessment of the incident taxation. Teixeira assesses special regimes (customs or tax), tax benefits and special tax treatments. He also engages activities in customs and tax litigations in the federal, state and municipal levels. Teixeira has previous experience in the areas of knowledge of oil and gas, electricity, electronics, pharmaceutical, aviation, beverage, and retail.


Brazilian Bar Association.
Member of the Customs Law Commission of OAB-SP.

Recent acknowledgments

Ranked among the lawyers most admired by Análise Advocacia, 2016 Edition.
Winner of the Client Choice Awards, promoted by the International Law Office, in the International Trade category in 2020.


Fundação Instituto de Pesquisas Contábeis, Atuariais e Financeiras (Fipecafi), Brazil (MBA in Tax Management, 2014).
Pontifícia Universidade Católica of São Paulo – PUC-SP, Brazil (Lato sensu Postgraduate course, 2012).
Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie, Brazil (Bachelor of Laws, 2009).

Recent publications

Machado Meyer Advogados has strengthened its corporate, projects, labour and tax departments...[+]
Brazil's Machado Meyer Advogados has helped state-owned Petrobras strike a deal with the local...[+]
The natural gas industry in Brazil had its development guided, for many years, by the business...[+]
The natural gas market is gaining more and more relevance in Brazil as a way to diversify the...[+]
Liquefied natural gas (LNG) has become an increasingly important backup source of natural gas...[+]
Provisional Presidential Decree (MP) No. 794, of August 9, 2017, revoked Provisional Presidential...[+]