Brazil is one of the countries in the world that is governed by the rule of the constitution. The country has a constitution that was passed in more than 30 years ago. This is a constitution that stipulates the law that is to be applied in the governance of the country. The constitution has outlined how the powers of the government are shared among the three arms. There is the legislature that is supposed to make laws, there is the executive that is supposed to execute the passed laws and there is the judiciary that is supposed to be the custodian of the laws passed. The judiciary will interpret the law in case there is a dispute.
The country is subdivided into 26 states. Each state is given the mandate to make its own laws as long as these laws do not disobey the constitution. In case there is a conflict between state law and the federal law of the constitution, then the constitution will always take prevail.
Brazil has a very high number of lawyers in the world. Actually, it is ranked number three in the whole world among the countries that have a huge number of lawyers. This high number of lawyers in Brazil has been created by the high number of law schools in the country. Brazil has a higher number of law schools than any other country. It is estimated that there are over one million lawyers in the country
About Ricardo Tosto
He is one of the lawyers in the country who have a track record of excellence. Ricardo Tosto has represented multinationals, governmental organizations, NGOs and other business entities in court cases. He has also been hired by politicians to represent them in election cases. He has a very good winning rate which has attracted many clients to his law firm. His dedication and commitment to completing cases in time have been second to none. He is one of the lawyers that anyone in the country would love to hire and more