Law in Brazil is primarily borrowed from the Portuguese civil law that uses the statues legal system. In 2004, the constitution of Brazil was amended, and now, it recognizes that previous court decisions can be acknowledged as precedents that are similar to the common law system. Brazil is known as one of the republics that have been formed by the indissoluble union of the states, federal districts as well as municipalities.
Brazil prides itself as a state with the largest legal professions in the world with an estimate of 1,029,399 registered lawyers. With the largest legal center being Sao Paolo, followed by Rio de Janeiro being the second. The common street name for lawyers in Brazil is Advogados. To be in a position to practice law in Brazil, you have to be certified and registered with the Brazilian Bar Association which regulates lawyers as well.
When people talk about lawyers and law in Brazil, one name is never left out, Ricardo Tosto. He is one of the lawyers who has grown exponentially from very humble beginnings to become a force to reckon within Brazil. Regarding the law, Ricardo Totso advocates for Politian’s, large Brazilian firms, multinational groups, and nonprofit organizations. The Politian’s he advocates for were are of different ideologies. However, he is one of the law keepers who know the limits of his professions, and as a result, causes stressful situations and circumstance while defending his clients.
Ricardo Tosto’s reputation has grown and keeps growing among his people as well as the international communities that have come across his work. Most of Ricardo Tosto’s clients always walk out with a victory on their shoulders regardless of the amount of work Ricardo shoulders. His knowledge of his limits also contributed immensely to the creation of laws that turned out to be of great importance to the Brazilian economy.
Ricardo Tosto is also the founder of many associates in Brazil, which he started with some trainees. He also manages and supervises the management of his firm, formulating strategies and showing the way in case of doubts.