Humberto Sanches

Partner  |  Humberto Sanches e Associados



Estates: Planning

Relocation and Cross-Border Advisory

Tax Advisory

Office Location


Professional Biography

Humberto de Haro Sanches is a partner of Humberto Sanches e Associados, a private client butique law firm based in São Paulo, Brazil. He has J.D. from PUC/SP and an MBA in Finance from Insper (São Paulo). He was a foreign associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore in NY (2000-2001) and is frequently high ranked in international publications, such as Chambers High Net Worth, Latin Lawyer 250, Leaders League, Who's Who Legal, The Legal 500 e Private Client Global Elite. He is a member of the São Paulo Chapter of the Brazilian Bar Association (OAB/SP), STEP, the American College of Trusts and Estates Counsel (ACTEC), the International Academy of Estate and Trust Law and The International Family Offices Editorial Board.

What is your favorite restaurant to take a client or colleague to?

Botega Bernacca in São Paulo

What is the best piece of advice you have ever received?

Follow your instincts, but read the law!

What was your first job?

Trainee at a mining company

What is the book you recommend to everyone?

Memoirs of the Second World War, by Winston Churchill

What changes do you expect to see in your practice over the next year?

Tax reforms and political turmoil will cause an increase in relocation and cross border planning.

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