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Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 5

pbbr - Pedro Pinto, Bessa Monteiro, Reis, Branco, Alexandre Jardim & Associados

The ‘very responsive and commercial’ team at pbbr - Sociedade de Advogados RL is particularly active in credit restructurings. Sofia Sousinha assists Abanca with loan facilities and restructuring agreements and the constitution of guarantees. Alexandre Jardim is highly rated for litigation.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 4

pbbr - Pedro Pinto, Bessa Monteiro, Reis, Branco, Alexandre Jardim & Associados

The ‘professional and proactive’ team at pbbr - Sociedade de Advogados RL advised Moretextile on the merger of three subsidiaries. Alexandre Jardim and Pedro Pinto jointly head the group following the departures of César Bessa Monteiro, César Bessa Monteiro Jr and Carla Martins Branco to Abreu Advogados in May 2017.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 5

pbbr - Pedro Pinto, Bessa Monteiro, Reis, Branco, Alexandre Jardim & Associados

The ‘very professional and well-connected’ group at pbbr - Sociedade de Advogados RL represented Cipan in a commercial dispute with a pharmaceutical company, and assisted Parque Expo 98 with two real estate procedures. Sofia de Sales Sousinha is the sole practice head following Gonçalo Malheiro’s departure to Abreu Advogados in May 2017.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 2

pbbr - Pedro Pinto, Bessa Monteiro, Reis, Branco, Alexandre Jardim & Associados

Clients of pbbr - Sociedade de Advogados RL include Prada, Marriott, Virgin Active and lingerie company Triumph. The team handled collective bargaining agreement negotiations for Seda Ibérica. Practice head Inês Reis is ‘clear in communications’, and recommended along with Bruno Soeiro Barbosa.

Leading individuals

Inês Reis - pbbr - Pedro Pinto, Bessa Monteiro, Reis, Branco, Alexandre Jardim & Associados

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Public law
Public law - ranked: tier 5

pbbr - Pedro Pinto, Bessa Monteiro, Reis, Branco, Alexandre Jardim & Associados

The ‘detail-orientedTânia Ferreira Osório leads the group at pbbr - Sociedade de Advogados RL, which assisted clients such as Lisgráfica, health and research technology distributor Taper, and Lisbon University’s ISEG school with public procurement procedures.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 2

pbbr - Pedro Pinto, Bessa Monteiro, Reis, Branco, Alexandre Jardim & Associados

pbbr - Sociedade de Advogados RL advises real estate developers, investors and constructors. Highlights included advising Stone Capital on the development of rehabilitation projects, and assisting a separate client with restructuring leased assets. Teresa Freire, the ‘responsive and client-friendlyPedro Pinto and Tânia Ferreira Osório are recommended.

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