Karem Jureidini Dias is a founding partner of Rivitti e Dias Associates, located in São Paulo, Brazil.
She is a PhD and Master’s degree in Public Law from Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo and graduated from Faculdade de Direito do Largo São Francisco - Universidade de São Paulo – USP in 1991. She is also a member of the Brazilian Bar Association.
Karem began her career at Advocacia Gandra Martins and acquired international experience at a Chicago-based law firm in the United States. In 1995, she founded her own firm.
Karem Jureidini Dias also served as a Judge of the Tribunal de Impostos e Taxes (State Tax Court) of São Paulo State during the period 2001 to 2006 and was a Member of the Municipal Tax Council of the City of São Paulo.
For the last few years, she has been appointed as one of the highly recommended tax lawyers in Brazil both by national and international surveys.
Karem is also recognized by her strong academic background. She has been a professor at IBET's Master of Law program and a Tax Law visiting professor in renowned post-graduate schools. She has also participated in several local and international academic events, both in Brazil and abroad and is the author of several articles for specialized magazines and publications, coordinator of the books “Tax Compensation” and “Repertório Analítico de Jurisprudência do CARF” and author of the book “Fato Tributário – Revisão e Efeitos Jurídicos”.