Solomon Blum partner Robert A. Solomon commented that “We are so pleased that José has joined our firm. His international skill set complements our private wealth management practice and his Brazilian credentials puts us in a great position to broaden our Latin American practice representing high net worth individuals, families and companies in Brazil, including advising on direct investment in Brazil and mergers and acquisitions.”
Solomon Blum tax partner William Blum added, “Mr. Dumont’s combination of familiarity with U.S. tax law and Brazilian regulations provides our clients with a depth of understanding about how to navigate the rapidly changing international tax environment, especially with regard to international compliance in Brazil, the implications of tax treaties and foreign bank account reporting under the Common Reporting Standards, as well as matters relating to transfer pricing and import and export transactions.”
About José Dumont Neto
Mr. Dumont has practiced tax law in Brazil for six years, including with the well regarded Brazilian law firm of Miguel Neto Advogados. Mr. Dumont earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Law (LL.B) from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil, a post-graduate degree in taxation from Escola de Direito de São Paulo da Fundação Getúlio Vargas, São Paulo, Brazil and recently completed his Master of Laws (LL.M) in International Taxation from the University of Florida, Frederic G. Levin College of Law, U.S.A.
About Solomon Blum Heymann LLP
Solomon Blum Heymann LLP is a commercial law firm based in New York City and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The firm solves problems for domestic and international businesses, trusts, estates, partnerships, foundations, entrepreneurs, individuals, and their families, and provides skilled counsel for complex financial and legal transactions and disputes in the U.S. and abroad. The firm’s core competencies include business and commercial law, international law, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, corporate compliance, asset protection, international and domestic tax, estate planning, real estate, and commercial and trust and estate litigation.