Doctoral Candidate, Faculty of Law, McGill University

Ivan O. Ozai is a doctoral candidate at McGill University Faculty of Law. His current research focuses on international taxation, political philosophy, and international inequality. He previously served as a tax court judge in Brazil and was the head of the Advance Tax Rulings Directorate of the State of Sao Paulo Department of Treasury.

Experience

  • 2016–present
    Doctoral Candidate, McGill University
  • 2014–2016
    Founding Director, Centre for Research in Taxation, Department of Treasury of São Paulo State, Brazil
  • 2012–2016
    Tax Court Judge, Tax Court of the State of São Paulo
  • 2015–2016
    Director, Advance Tax Rulings Directorate of the Department of Treasury of São Paulo State, Brazil
  • 2010–2015
    Tax Advisor, Advance Tax Rulings Directorate of the Department of Treasury of São Paulo State, Brazil
  • 2013–2013
    Instructor of Brazilian Tax Law, Alessandro Ferraz Institute of Research (NEAF), Brazil
  • 2009–2009
    Attorney, Federal Savings Bank of Brazil
  • 2006–2006
    Pro Bono Attorney, Conectas Human Rights

Education

  • 2015 
    LLM, Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo
  • 2007 
    Executive LLM in Tax Law, Brazilian Institute of Tax Studies (IBET/SP)
  • 2005 
    LLB, Mackenzie Presbyterian University, Faculty of Law, Brazil