As noted in the Latin Lawyer 250, Mr. Tosto is one of the most influential and prominent attorneys in Brazil. He is a partner and a founding member of Leite, Tosto e Barros Adovagados. Mr. Tosto brings his expertise and his passion to many different areas of the law. His experience and proficiencies include bankruptcy, credit recovery, banking contracts, acquisition reviews, restructuring businesses, election law, administrative law, and power concessions in the civil and commercial areas. This well-rounded lawyer brings with him a plethora of professional experience. Mr. Tosto was a former President of the Judicial Modernization and Judicial Reform Committees with the Brazilian Bar Association and São Paulo Section. Other experience that Mr. Tosto brings with him includes his professional work as an advisor of the Human Resources and Legal Management of Grupo Rede, a Brazilian company. He was a Director of Fundação Rede de Previdência Privada, another private company in Brazil. Mr. Tosto also previously acted as the legal and administrative superintendent of Brazilian company, Grupo Alusa. His experience and know-how helps make him invaluable in the legal field within Brazil. He has publications in specialized newspapers and magazines as well as being a co-author to the book, O Processo de Tiradentes. His specializations within the legal field do not stop at his career endeavors. Mr. Tosto is a member of a range of professional organizations. He is a member of the International Bar Association (IBA). Along with being a member of the Board of Directors of the Study of Lawyers Societies (CESA), Mr. Tosto is also a member of the Steering Committee for the Institute for Management Development (IMD). He is a member of the Consulting Council for the Brazilian publishing house, Revista dos Tribunais. Mr. Tosto is one of the founding members of the Brazilian Institute for Political Party and Election law Studies (IBEDEP). With his range of knowledge and involvement, there is no surprise that Mr. Tosto is such a well-recognized legal authority in Brazil. His passion his seen throughout all of his endeavors. Mr. Tosto’s diversity in the legal field make him irreplaceable and a leader within his field.