Brazil is referred to the country of lawyers and being a lawyer in Brazil is not a unique career. Instead, it is one of the most popular professionals that the state has. It is believed that the Brazilian Law sector is one of the most difficult laws to navigate considering that their current constitution was formed in 1988. Brazil is also one the nations in the world with the most significant number of law institutions. It was also named the third country with many lawyers with the leader being India which has more than 1 million lawyers followed by the United States of America which has almost 1 million attorneys. According to experts, Brazil has more law facilities than the number of law schools in the world. It is estimated that Brazil has over 1240 law schools compared to the world which the number of law schools is 1120.
Just because Brazil has the most substantial number of law schools in the world and also the third country with the largest number of attorneys, does not mean that the country is comprised of the best lawyers in the world. According to experts in the legal sector, only 800 law graduates are registered and qualified to handle legal issues in Brazil. Some of these lawyers include Ricardo Tosto who is one of the respected attorneys in the country. Mr. Ricardo Tosto is an expert in the legal sector. After his graduation from the Mackenzie University with a degree in law and later graduated with an extension in Business Administration, Mr. Ricardo Tosto decided to begin his practice as a lawyer at Leite, Tosto e Barros Advogados where he is a partner.
Ricardo Tosto is a recognized attorney with expertise in various areas including; administrative law, banking contracts, civil law, commercial law, bankruptcy, reorganization, election law, business restructuring, acquisition review as well as credit recovery. Being a respected lawyer in the country, Mr. Ricardo Tosto has been recognized on several occasions among them being nominated as the best Commercial Litigation Lawyer in Brazil by Who’s Who Legal, and analise 500 as well as Legal 500. He is among the few lawyers in Brazil who can speak English.