Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados > Lisbon, Portugal > Firm Profile

Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados
1070-050 LISBOA

Portugal > Banking and finance Tier 1

Fielding a ‘prestigious team with clear client orientation’, the banking and finance practice at Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associadosstands out as a strong choice for clients who seek advice on a range of matters, including high-value structured lending, securitisations, project finance, and fintech-related issues. Praised for the ‘mastery of the topics covered’, the practice counts prestigious Portuguese and foreign banks among its roster of clients. At the helm sits Filipe Lowndes Marques, who has extensive experience in the financing of infrastructure and energy projects. Cláudia Castanheira Dos Santos excels in structured finance, real estate and project finance, while the ‘very knowledge’ João Honorato is recommended for his strong credentials in bond and commercial paper issues, project finance and derivatives. Also part of the core team, Luís Branco is a reference in the domestic banking and finance market. Elmano Sousa Costa is praised for his ‘exhaustive knowledge of Portuguese legislation’.

Practice head(s):

Filipe Lowndes Marques

Other key lawyers:

Luís Branco; Pedro Gorjão Henriques; Cláudia Santos Cruz; Cláudia Castanheira dos Santos; Maria Soares do Lago; João Honorato; Elmano Sousa Costa


‘They summarised the aspects that we should perfectly consider as most important and clarified all the legal doubts that our lawyers raised.’

‘The team is always available; I particularly recommend Luis Branco and Elmano Sousa Costa.’

‘The quality of the service provided is exceptional. The team’s main capabilities include availability, pragmatism, speed in responses, mastery of the topics covered and the support given in the negotiations of complex documents such as ISDAs.’

‘I would recommend Maria Soares do Lago and Elmano Sousa Costa.

‘Always concerned with understanding the client and their particularities in order to achieve the best outcome.’

‘João Honorato – very knowledgeable of the business and client. He can defend his clients like no one else. Maria Soares do Lago – great knowledge of the banking sector and ability to reach consensus.’

‘Prestigious team with clear client orientation. With technological and innovative equipment to facilitate the process of closing transactions.’

‘Elmano Sousa Costa is an expert in his area, with a great vocation to serve the client where he makes available all his exhaustive knowledge of Portuguese legislation and aspects that concern us in the negotiations of our contracts. He has great capacity to find suitable solutions, work under pressure and meet deadlines.’

Portugal > Capital markets Tier 1

Well-regarded for its ability to marry a ‘deep understanding of the dynamics of the financial market’ with a ‘multidisciplinary approach’, the capital markets team at Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados is the trusted adviser to Portuguese listed companies, investment banks and issuers. The team consistently handles complex and innovative capital market transactions, boasting an impressive track record in dealing with debt, hybrid instruments and other securities. The practice is jointly led by Tomás Vaz Pinto and Eduardo Paulino: Pinto is noted for his expertise in M&A matters, and specialises in privatisation cases, while ECM and DCM expert Paulino is lauded for his ‘proactivity and innovation in approaching the questions asked by clients’. Also part of the core capital markets team, Ricardo Andrade Amaro heads up the firm's M&A practice and is recommended for his experience in IPOs. Maria Soares Do Lago  is a name to note for debt and hybrid issuances, securitisations and derivatives.

Practice head(s):

Tomás Vaz Pinto; Eduardo Paulino

Other key lawyers:

Ricardo Andrade Amaro; Maria Soares do Lago; Marisa Larguinho; Isabel Carneiro Khalen; Pedro Capitão Barbosa; Maria Cortes Martins


‘The high quality of the service provided combined with permanent availability, accessibility and the high personal qualities of the team members make Morais Leitão stand out in the sector.’

‘Eduardo Paulino and Maria Cortes Martins are professionals with high knowledge, behaviour and ethics well above average.’

‘Morais Leitão excels in the field of capital markets.’

‘The team is composed of highly qualified, experienced and dedicated professionals, who have a deep understanding of the dynamics of the financial market and the legal complexities involved in capital market deals.’

‘The excellence in the service provided by the team is reflected, from the outset, in the personalised and strategic approach adopted for each client. The team is known for its technical rigour, innovation and ability to anticipate and resolve complex legal issues.’

‘They are up to date with the latest trends, practices and developments in this field, allowing them to offer informed and strategic advice to clients.’

‘The team has a multidisciplinary approach, collaborating closely with other departments within the firm, such as M&A, corporate law, tax, and others, ensuring a holistic and comprehensive view of capital market transactions.’

‘Eduardo Paulino, partner at Morais Leitão and responsible for the capital markets area, combines expertise in the area with a long professional experience, always guided by great openness, proactivity and innovation in approaching the questions asked by clients.’

Portugal > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 1

Lauded by clients for its depth of expertise and cross-border capabilities, the ‘very competent and dynamic’ corporate and M&A team at Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados is well positioned to advise clients across key sectors such as energy, real estate, banking, pharmaceuticals, IT, agribusiness and media, among others. The practice is jointly steered by Tomás Vaz Pinto and Ricardo Andrade Amaro . Pinto leads the firm’s corporate and capital markets team and is noted for his specialism in private equity transactions, while Amaro oversees the M&A practice and focuses on deals concerning the energy sector. Eduardo Paulino brings together experience in capital markets, public and private M&A, and Carlos Osório de Castro enjoys a stellar market reputation for his work on M&A involving both national and international clients. ‘Recognised for his negotiation skills and business acumen‘, Luís Roquette Geraldes often advises technology, life sciences and healthcare companies on transactional matters, most notably M&A, private equity and venture capital. Managing associate Marta Pereira Rosa is also a key name to note.

Practice head(s):

Tomás Vaz Pinto; Ricardo Andrade Amaro

Other key lawyers:

Carlos Osório de Castro; Eduardo Paulino; Vítor Pereira das Neves; Magda Viçoso; Luís Roquette Geraldes; Margarida Torres Gama; Isabel Carneiro Khalen; Marta Pereira Rosa


‘The team I work with at Morais Leitão (M&A, regulatory energy) is one of the best teams in the market. They have experience, a very practical approach, great negotiators, and they are strong technically speaking, and always available.’

‘Proximity to the client and in-depth knowledge of the challenges posed to the business model and operations.’

‘The firm stands out for its exclusive focus on corporate law and M&A, which allows them to have a much more in-depth understanding of client needs in this specific field. The team has a proven track record of closing M&A deals efficiently and on time, which is rare in the national legal market.’

‘Partner Luis Roquette Geraldes is recognised for his negotiation skills and business acumen, characteristics that are particularly valuable in M&A situations.’

‘Morais Leitão is one of the top firms in Portugal. They have strong practices in all areas and a great combination of seasoned senior partners and hands-on partners.’

‘They have a deep knowledge of the market and usually take a commercial and practical approach, which is greatly appreciated by international clients.’

‘The Morais Leitão team can handle the most complex, sophisticated M&A transactions for national and international clients.’

‘The Morais Leitão team led by Magda Viçoso has a 360 vision that is very aligned with the client’s objectives. Very competent and dynamic.’

Portugal > Data privacy and data protection Tier 1

Noted for its ‘great knowledge’ and ‘high quality of advice’, the data privacy and protection team at Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados acts for a diverse range clients in all stages of data protection work, from compliance programmes to investigations and disputes. Adopting a cross-practice approach, the team boasts specialists from a wide range of fields including TMT, labour, criminal, corporate and insurance law. Practice head Tiago Félix da Costa, praised for his ‘professionalism’, seamlessly integrates his data protection practice with a litigation focus, showcasing an impressive track record in handling some of Portugal’s most significant date protection and cybersecurity cases. Other practitioners to note include Helena Tapp Barroso, who is often instructed by clients across the technology, banking, insurance, pharmaceuticals and automotive industries in relation to contractual matters and compliance issues, and sssociate Maria da Assunção da Cunha Reis.

Practice head(s):

Tiago Félix da Costa

Other key lawyers:

Helena Tapp Barroso; Maria Assunção da Cunha Reis


‘Very diverse team. They work with a large number of clients in many sectors, which allows it to have a broad view of the solutions to the questions posed to them.’

‘Tiago Félix da Costa stands out for his professionalism, availability, competence, excellent knowledge of the subject, and client skills.’

‘I particularly recommend Helena Tapp Barroso. Deep knowledge of topics related to the protection of personal data, combined with strong knowledge of a wide range of other fields (labour, litigation, etc.).’

‘Helena Tapp Barroso has great ease in understanding the business and procedures, which combined with in-depth knowledge of the law, helps us obtain solid and safe answers.’

‘The team possesses great knowledge, provides ease and clarity and is completely available.’ 

‘Helena Tapp Barroso is very competent and works on consistent and realistic solutions for the client.’

‘Helena Tapp Barroso – detailed and solid knowledge; rigour; pragmatic approach to client requests; delivery with a focus on the client and their activity.’

Portugal > Dispute resolution Tier 1

The dispute resolution team at Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados offers a high level of expertise across the full range of disputes, with a particular focus on civil, commercial and corporate litigation. Arbitration proceedings at the domestic and international levels also feature on the group's diverse caseload, which has registered a recent uptick in class actions and private enforcement cases. Francisco Cortez focuses on commercial litigation, while also maintaining an active arbitration practice, and leads the team alongside Filipe Vaz Pinto, who handles international arbitration cases. Sofia Vaz Sampaio oversees one of the two Lisbon-based litigation and arbitration teams within the department, focusing on civil and commercial litigation and arbitration, and Ricardo do Nascimento Ferreira leads the other, specialising in IP and pharmaceutical law.

Practice head(s):

Francisco Cortez; Filipe Vaz Pinto

Other key lawyers:


‘I highlight the absolute willingness of its partners to serve the client at any time of the day, establishing original and imaginative procedural strategies under current legislation that surprised the lawyers representing the opposing party.’

‘Morais Leitão has a unique quality in the national legal market. The work is of very high quality.’

‘I highlight Partner Sofia Vaz Sampaio: legally speaking, she is an excellent lawyer, she investigates all issues in depth, with excellent results in the extremely complex processes that are handed to her.’

‘Morais Leitão is a multidisciplinary firm that provides excellent legal service with an international scope of practice. The ability of its members to respond to requests stands out, often in short periods and under great pressure, taking into account the importance and complexity of the matters entrusted to them.’

‘The quality of lawyers at Morais Leitão is very high.’

‘I highlight the competence, technical knowledge, consistency and professionalism of its teams. I also highlight its international aspect, as well as its knowledge and connection to experts from the most diverse areas, not only law but also other areas of knowledge that can technically reinforce its opinions and processes.’

‘I would clearly recommend all the partners and associates with whom I have worked more directly, in particular: Filipe Vaz Pinto and Ricardo Nascimento Ferreira. Among the qualities that I value most, I note their competence, diverse technical knowledge, professionalism, consistency and confidence.’

‘Deep knowledge of the various branches of law, particularly banking and financial business. Permanent availability, with deadlines met. Respect for ethical principles relating to the practice of law and business conditions.’

Portugal > Employment Tier 1

The ‘highly specialised and dedicated’ team at Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados offers support to clients in a wide range of employment-related matters, from collective dismissals, to disciplinary proceedings, business transfers, union negotiations and due diligence. Led from Lisbon by Luís Miguel Monteiro and Pedro Pardal Goulão, the team is recurrently sought after by companies from the energy, banking, pharmaceuticals and transport sectors, among others. Monteiro excels in corporate restructuring, collective dismissals, and social security law, while fellow co-head Pardal Goulão’s expertise spans litigation, due diligence, and corporate restructuring. Helena Tapp Barroso boasts a wealth of experience in collective bargaining agreements and social security disputes. In the Porto office, Paula Ponces Camanho handles contentious and non-contentious mandates, and José Amorim Magalhães is active in both individual and collective dismissals.

Practice head(s):

Luís Miguel Monteiro; Pedro Pardal Goulão

Other key lawyers:


‘What sets this firm apart is the technical quality of the labour law and corporate law/M&A teams. Technical knowledge, client-oriented solutions and quality of services are, without a doubt, differentiators in the market.’

‘The quality of Helena Tapp Barroso’s work is unquestionable. The versatility of the solutions presented and the intelligent way in which she perceives the needs of each client make Helena stand out as an excellent professional.’

‘Paula Ponces Camanho shows exceptional dedication to clients, doing everything she can to win. Helena Tapp Barroso is enormously calm in trials and has great emotional intelligence and results. José Amorim Magalhães is very focused on solving problems in an assertive way, with excellent results.’

‘An exceptional team led by Luis Miguel Monteiro that combines legal knowledge with the search for practical solutions that interest companies.’

‘The team of lawyers is highly specialised and dedicated, offering effective legal solutions based on careful analysis and tailored strategies.’

‘Experienced and multidisciplinary professionals. The knowledge and experience of lawyers allow for a comprehensive vision and innovative solutions.’

Portugal > Energy and natural resources Tier 1

The ‘excellent’ team at Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados is well placed to assist clients with a wide range of mandates, including project development, investments, acquisitions, and privatisations. Praised for its ‘practical and realistic’ approach, the team is a key port of call for sponsors, developers, lenders, and contractors engaged in a myriad of energy projects. The practice is steered by Tomás Vaz Pinto, who is an expert in privatisations. Managing partner Nuno Galvão Teles brings over two decades of expertise in transactions within the energy sector, while Ricardo Andrade Amaro is proficient in corporate, commercial, securities and energy law. Catarina Brito Ferreira is highly sought after by some of Portugal’s largest corporations for her proficiency in M&A, IPOs, and renewable energy ventures.

Practice head(s):

Tomás Vaz Pinto

Other key lawyers:

Vítor Pereira das Neves; Ricardo Andrade Amaro; Catarina Brito Ferreira; Helder Mourato; Joana Alves de Abreu


‘Most of the work carried out by Morais Leitão had a high degree of complexity due to our own structure. They are an excellent team. Even dealing with complex work, they always kept a practical and realistic approach.’

‘In my view, the team with whom I work at Morais Leitão (M&A, Regulatory Energy) is one of the best teams in the market. They have experience, they have a very practical approach, are great negotiators, and always available.’

‘I have 100% trust in their work and that is why I chose and continue to choose Morais Leitão. I usually work with Ricardo Andrade Amaro and Helder Mourato.’

‘In general, the response time, access to digitalisation to resolve issues more common to other clients, promotes a timely and assertive response to the issues that we have taken to ML for resolution.’

Portugal > EU and competition Tier 1

The ‘very experienced and efficient team’ at Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados is variously praised for its ability to provide an ‘excellent’ service to its diverse client roster of multinational corporations, domestic players, financial institutions and public entities. With a particular strength in managing complex multijurisdictional matters, the practice is jointly led by two competition law specialists: Joaquim Vieira Peres, recommended for his experience in merger control procedures across the retail, real estate, insurance and telecoms sectors; and Luís do Nascimento Ferreira, who advises domestic and international clients on the full gamut of antitrust matters, including merger control, restrictive practices and State aid. Pedro de Gouveia e Melo is noted for his expertise in complex judicial appeals against infringement decisions of the Portuguese Competition Authority (PCA). Inês Gouveia, who is based in Porto, guides a host of clients in their interactions with competition authorities at the domestic and EU-level. Head of the German desk Philipp Melcher possesses a wealth of experience in ‘litigation in the Court of Justice of the European Union‘ and is ‘very knowledgeable‘ of State aid matters. Gonçalo Machado Borges has left the firm.

Practice head(s):

Joaquim Vieira Peres; Luís do Nascimento Ferreira

Other key lawyers:

Carlos Botelho Moniz; Eduardo Maia Cadete; Pedro Gouveia e Melo; Philipp Melcher; Inês Gouveia; Dzhamil Oda


‘The firm provided excellent support to an M&A transaction, with flawless coordination with the M&A and regulatory teams. The team was extremely reactive and provided excellent services.’

‘Luís Nascimento Ferreira and Dzhamil Oda provided us with great support throughout our merger filing process.’

‘Very experienced and efficient team, with great availability, ability to listen to client concerns, providing a quick and direct response to questions asked. A team of excellence in the Portuguese market.’

‘Total availability and in-depth knowledge of the sector and the national and European legal framework. They possess the ability to understand complex topics and elaborate on them with enormous value, finding very important angles of analysis.’

‘Philipp Melcher stands out for his quality in advice and litigation on EU law. He is very good value for money for litigation in the Court of Justice of the European Union, and a very knowledgeable and qualified lawyer in particular on State aid, competition law and transport law.’

‘I recommend Eduardo Maia Cadete for his work, involvement and availability necessary to achieve the results expected by his client.’

‘Inês Gouveia and Joaquim Vieira Peres – specialised and solid knowledge; rigor; pragmatic approach to customer requests; delivery with a focus on the customer and its core business’

‘The team led by Dr. Vieira Peres has extensive experience at international level. She is very competent and knowledgeable about client dynamics.’

Key clients

MC Retail

EDP Group (EDP SA, EDP Renewables, EDP Comercial, EDP Produção, E-Redes, EDP Inovação, SU Eletricidade)

NOS Comunicações

Super Bock Bebidas

Millennium BCP

Caixa Económia Montepio Geral

Traton (formerly MAN SE)


Assicurazioni Generali S.P.A.

Fusion Fuel

National Environmental Fund (Fundo Ambiental)

National Development and Cohesion Agency (Agência de Desenvolvimento & Coesão)

Managing Authority of the National Operational Programme for Sustainability and Efficient Use of Resources (PO SEUR)

Autoridade de Gestão do Programa Operacional Ação Climática e Sustentabilidade 2030 (Managing Authority of the Operatinal Program Climate Action and Sustainability 2030)

Sovena Consumer Goods

IDR – Instituto de Desenvolvimento Regional da Madeira

Unicre – Instituição Financeira de Crédito SA

Managing Authority of the Alentejo 2020 Operational Program

Autoridade de Gestão do Programa Operacional Regional Centro 2020 (Managing Authority of the Operational Regional Program Centro 2020)

Autoridade de Gestão do Programa Operacional Regional Centro 2030 (Managing Authority of the Operational Regional Program Centro 2030)

Autoridade de Gestão do Programa Operacional Regional Norte 2030 (Managing Authority of the Operational Regional Program Norte 2030)

Clever House Sistemas Inteligentes

Unicre – Instituição Financeira de Crédito SA

National Environmental Fund (Fundo Ambiental)

ALF – Associação Portuguesa de Leasing, Factoring e Renting


National Environmental Fund (Fundo Ambiental)

ALF – Associação Portuguesa de Leasing, Factoring e Renting


TIIC Infrastructure

Greenvolt Energy

Work highlights

Portugal > Fraud and white-collar crime Tier 1

Well-regarded for its ability to provide an ‘exceptional quality of service’, the criminal, regulatory offences and compliance team at Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados regularly acts in high-profile cases of bribery, corruption, money laundering, tax crimes and insider trading. Recognised as ‘one of the most reputable Portuguese firms’, its expertise extends seamlessly to navigating complex cross-border matters. The practice is jointly steered by Rui Patrício and Tiago Félix da Costa; Patrício is noted for his focus on corporate and white-collar crime and regulatory offences litigation, while the ‘meticulous and detailed’ Costa is recommended for his experience advising on matters in the TMT, banking and distribution sectors. João Matos Viana is a key port of call for criminal and regulatory offences litigation involving banking, securities and insurance law. Associate Tiago Geraldo focuses on criminal litigation, regulatory offences litigation and compliance. Partner João de Lima Cluny has left the practice.

Practice head(s):

Rui Patrício; Tiago Félix da Costa

Other key lawyers:


‘What makes this team exceptional is its professionalism, integrity, attention and analysis of the client’s situation in allaspects.’

‘Rui Patricio is an excellent and exceptional lawyer with limitless human value.’

‘Exceptional quality of service provided. Great availability of partners, and we receive a very personalised service despite being a firm with many lawyers.’

‘Morais Leitão is one of the most reputable Portuguese firms, with a team of excellent lawyers, extremely competent, dedicated and professional. They use appropriate technology for your needs and billing is perfectly reasonable when compared to the competition.’

‘In terms of the team, I highlight Tiago Félix da Costa – an experienced, competent, professional, dedicated lawyer, who puts his time and energy to good use when we need it most. He has clear reasoning and explanations on very complex issues.’

‘Tiago Félix da Costa is meticulous and detailed. He prepares robust legal and regulatory documents and strategies covering a multitude of areas.’

‘The team has great knowledge of subjects and legal standards.’

‘I recommend for Rui Patrício and Tiago Geraldo.’

Portugal > Insolvency and restructuring Tier 1

The ‘extremely qualified’ lawyers at Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados guide debtors, creditors, investors, and other stakeholders through the intricacies of company restructurings and liquidations. Involved in both judicial and extrajudicial procedures, the team handles litigation cases tied to or arising from insolvency proceedings and excels in out-of-court restructuring scenarios. Nuno Gundar da Cruz, who oversees the group, brings expertise in complex PER and insolvency cases in Portugal, as well as significant distressed investments. Carlos Osório de Castro, Pedro Gorjão Henriques and Filipe Lowndes Marques are noted for their experience in financial restructurings. Key support at associate level is offered by Catarina Martins Morão.

Practice head(s):

Nuno Gundar da Cruz

Other key lawyers:


‘Nuno Gundar da Cruz’s qualities include trust, availability, discretion, and ethics.’

‘The lawyers are extremely qualified to carry out the work.’

‘They are extremely polite, attentive and are always available. ’

‘This team stands out for the very solid training and great practical experience of the vast majority of its lawyers, as well as for the ability to create lasting relationships of trust.’

Portugal > Intellectual property Tier 1

Praised for its ‘in-depth knowledge of technology law and intellectual property’, the team at Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados possesses capabilities across the gamut of IP matters. The practice is particularly active in patent litigation, primarily focusing on the telecoms, new media and pharmaceutical sectors. The team earns further praise for its ability to engage in multijurisdictional trade mark work, spanning prosecution, licensing and enforcement matters. Ricardo do Nascimento Ferreira  and Vasco Stilwell d’Andrade  jointly lead the team. Ferreira is noted for his focus on patent law and IP disputes, while d’Andrade has been lauded for his ability to ‘provide flawless and unique advice’. Associate Maria Almeida e Silva possesses the ability to advise clients on the full scope of contentious IP matters, including patent litigation, design and copyright infringement cases. Maria Luísa Cyrne is a name to note for software and media-related issues.

Practice head(s):

Ricardo do Nascimento Ferreira; Vasco Stilwell d’Andrade


‘The team is very professional. Their work is very neat and that is their selling point. They are helpful, supportive, responsive and easy to work with.’

‘They are very knowledgeable of the pharmaceutical sector. They are also very good in procedural matters, so we are happy to work with them in litigation. They always offer a practical solution, weighing up the potential costs and not just looking at the legal aspect.’

‘I have been working with Ricardo do Nascimento Ferreira since 2020 on patent litigation in Portugal in the field of pharmaceuticals. Everything has been great and we are very happy with his work. He is very responsive.’

‘We have really enjoyed working with the MLGTS IP team over the past few years as they are very easy to work alongside. We particularly appreciate their responsiveness and procedural creativity, as well as the fact that they are very good on the technical side.’

‘We work most closely with Ricardo Nascimento Ferreira and he is a great lawyer, very sensible with great judgment plus extremely personable and easy to get along with.’

‘What makes this firm unique is its multidisciplinary approach to law. They are not only competent jurists, but also consultants in business, technology and ethics. The team stands out for its in-depth knowledge of technology law and intellectual property, a rarity in the national legal market. They have a notable commitment to diversity and inclusion, with a department dedicated to these issues.’

‘Vasco Stilwell d’Andrade has a unique ability to present complex arguments in an understandable way, making him extremely valuable in large-scale cases.’

‘Vasco Stilwell D’Andrade is superb. He integrates well with our client teams and provides flawless and unique advice often seamlessly transitioning and modifying our US Strategy for compliance with the laws and practice norms of the European Union. Most importantly, Vasco is a swift and effective communicator.’

Portugal > Planning law Tier 1

Regarded for its 'vast knowledge of the market', the public, urban, and environmental law practice at Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados, under the joint leadership of planning law specialist João Pereira Reis and public law partner João Tiago Silveira, handles a wide range of both contentious and non-contentious issues for an impressive roster of developers, public entities and individuals. The department is especially well versed in tourism and industrial hub projects, showcasing strength in licensing matters and in complex negotiations with municipalities. Co-head Pereira Reis is adept in supporting major commercial clients in the attainment of construction permits. Promoted to the partnership in November 2023, Rui Ribeiro Lima plays a 'decisive role' in planning and licensing mandates, with a focus on securing construction and activity-specific permits.

Practice head(s):

João Tiago Silveira; João Pereira Reis

Other key lawyers:


‘ML’s planning team is crucial for advising international investors. They are incredibly knowledgeable of Portuguese planning law, which is essential for mitigating risks in deals.’

‘Rui Ribeiro Lima is an excellent communicator and very well respected in the industry.’

‘Morais Leitão stands out for its team’s client engagement, vast knowledge of the market, and local contacts with municipal bodies.’

‘Rui Ribeiro Lima is an exceptional professional and an excellent person with integrity.’

‘The urban planning team stands out for its availability, quality service, timely compliance, and a pragmatic approach. It offers in-depth market knowledge and integrated solutions across various areas.’

‘The team, led by João Pereira Reis and Rui Ribeiro Lima, is a market reference in urban planning. They demonstrate extensive technical and legal expertise.’

‘They provide invaluable, professional, timely, and transparent support.’

‘In urban planning law, Rui Ribeiro Lima’s decisive role in our processes has been highly effective, earning him strong recommendations and positive feedback from our real estate investor clients.’

Portugal > Porto: Leading commercial firms Tier 1

Variously praised for its ‘great knowledge’ and ‘in-depth understanding of the legal framework’, Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados houses a sizeable team which is well placed to provide comprehensive legal services, encompassing corporate and M&A, employment, dispute resolution, tax and public law. Managing partner Bernardo Lobo Xavier steers the corporate practice and stands out for his notable contributions to real estate transactions, where he has served as lead counsel to major supermarket and distribution chains, as well as for construction companies. Joaquim Vieira Peres focuses on competition law, both on a domestic and European level, while Luis Gagliardini Graca is active in the area of public concessions. Tax expert António Pedro Braga focuses on national and international corporate taxation of finance, and Nuno Peres Alves is recommended for his public law expertise. Paula Ponces Camanho handles labour litigation and social security matters, Carlos Osório de Castro is well versed in capital markets transactions, and João Anacoreta Correia coordinates the litigation and arbitration team. A key contact for sports clients, Paulo Rendeiro maintains an impressive transactional workload. António Lobo Xavier recently left the firm to become the chairman of EDP's General and Supervisory Board.

Practice head(s):

Bernardo Lobo Xavier; Joaquim Vieira Peres; Luís Gagliardini Graça; António Pedro Braga; Nuno Peres Alves; Paula Ponces Camanho; João Anacoreta Correia

Other key lawyers:

Jorge Simões Cortez; Isabel Santos Fidalgo; Gonçalo Andrade e Castro; José Amorim; Paulo Rendeiro; Filipa Godinho Duarte; Joana Duro


‘MLGT is a reference firm; we highlight the quality of its service, availability, responsiveness and concern for the interests of its clients, offering global and comprehensive coverage, with innovative solutions.’

‘The general level of service is excellent, as they have a team that demonstrates good knowledge and in-depth understanding of the legal framework, high technical competence, professionalism and great negotiation skills.’

‘They place the client’s interest at the centre of the analysis and resolution of each problem. Moreover, the team is always available and able to give their opinion and work within demanding deadlines.’

‘We have worked mainly with António Pedro Braga. He is a great specialist in his practice, with in-depth knowledge of the general legal framework, ensuring that all issues are handled professionally and efficiently.’

‘I am very satisfied with the legal support provided by the Morais Leitão & Associados team.’

‘João Anacoreta Correia – in-depth knowledge of the company’s needs and fully available to provide support in all necessary activities.’

‘The team is always available, flexible and possesses great knowledge of the matters under discussion. Close relationship with the client.’

Work highlights

Portugal > Public law Tier 1

Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados’s ‘exemplary’ practice is well positioned to assist with the gamut of public law mandates, from administrative and constitutional law issues, to public procurement and sector-specific regulatory matters, covering the telecoms, water, logistics, transport and energy segments. The team is also skilled in urban planning and environmental law, and continues to play a key role in high-profile judicial litigation, arbitration and administrative disputes. Margarida Olazabal Cabral is an authority on administrative and public procurement law, while Pedro Costa Gonçalves possesses specialised knowledge of public contracting and related regulations. Nuno Peres Alves offers expertise in administrative law, public procurement, and litigation, and Diana Ettner concentrates on environmental licensing, regulatory issues, and administrative litigation.

Other key lawyers:

Nuno Peres Alves; Margarida Olazabal Cabral; Pedro Costa Gonçalves; Miguel Nogueira de Brito; Diana Ettner; Vasco Xavier Mesquita


‘The team of lawyers has a lot of knowledge and technical competence.’

‘Margarida Olazabal Cabral has in-depth knowledge of the laws and a lot of experience.’

‘Miguel Nogueira de Brito has in-depth theoretical and practical knowledge, understanding his clients’ industries well.’

‘They show availability, flexibility, professionalism, subject matter expertise, and commitment.’

‘Margarida Olazabal Cabral has deep knowledge of the subjects, the local legal system, and the sector.’

‘Vasco Xavier Mesquita provides top quality support and excellent quality advice, making us feel like a truly valued client.’

‘Morais Leitão is exemplary in ​​public law, standing out for the excellence of its services and the exceptional capabilities of its team, which includes specialists in administrative and regulatory law.’

Portugal > Real estate and construction Tier 1

Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados boasts a wealth of knowledge in corporate and transactional real estate matters, guiding clients in the structuring of investments, including the acquisition and sale of substantial portfolios. The corporate real estate and tourism practice is led by the 'outstanding and goal-oriented' João Torroaes Valente, who acts for both national and international investors in transactions involving a variety of assets, from shopping centres, to logistics and tourism projects. Rita Ferreira Vicente excels in tourism developments and real estate funds-related transactions, while João Fitas provides expert advice on on asset and share deals, as well as sale and leasebacks.

Practice head(s):

João Torroaes Valente

Other key lawyers:

Rita Ferreira Vicente; João Fitas; Andreia Bento Simões; Maria Carolina Gonçalves


‘Remarkable team with both an excellent legal skillset and strong business understanding.’

‘João Torroaes Valente has a deep knowledge of the real estate market, is deal-oriented, and is outstanding when it comes to negotiating transaction agreements. Andreia Bento Simões is very available and always focused on achieving the client’s goals.’

‘Excellent skills in the real estate area, both in the transaction component and in real estate monitoring.’

‘João Torroaes Valente has great business experience, in-depth knowledge of the sector, and the ability to anticipate problems. João Fitas has excellent dedication and high quality of output, and is very reliable.’

‘The real estate transaction team at ML is first class.’

‘ML has a deep knowledge of real estate law and real estate transactions in Portugal. The lawyers act in a solution-oriented and pragmatic manner.’

‘João Torroaes Valente is outstanding and goal-oriented. He was able to mediate in difficult situations with the buyer side.’

‘João Torroaes Valente is a super experienced, very creative, and truly problem solver lawyer. Andreia Bento Simões is truly impressive.’

Portugal > Tax Tier 1

Lauded for its ‘in-depth technical knowledge’, Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados‘ tax practice is routinely engaged by private equity firms, large banks, private clients, public sector entities, and Portuguese listed companies on the full scope of transactional, advisory and litigation tax maters. With expertise spanning the telecoms, energy, agribusiness and real estate sectors (among others), the team is also well placed to assist with complex cross-border transactions. The practice, which is split across the Lisbon, Porto and Madeira offices, is jointly led by António Pedro Braga  and Bruno Santiago . Braga is noted for his focus on national and international corporate taxation, while Santiago boasts extensive knowledge of the tax systems in Angola and Mozambique. Francisco de Sousa da Câmara is a key port of call for large national and multinational companies on corporate taxation and restructurings. António Lobo Xavier recently left the firm to become the chairman of EDP’s General and Supervisory Board.

Practice head(s):

António Pedro Braga; Bruno Santiago

Other key lawyers:

Francisco de Sousa da Câmara; Isabel Santos Fidalgo; Ricardo Seabra Moura; Inês Pinto Leite


‘Availability and quality of intervention.’

‘Technical knowledge, client-care skills, quick response and pro-business.’

‘I recommend the firm for the quality of the team, its knowledge of the subject and the ability to assess the tax impacts of the transactions under analysis.’

‘Ricardo Moura: knowledge, ability to analyse and respond in a timely manner.’

‘Isabel Santos Fidalgo – closeness and commitment.’

‘The team has in-depth technical knowledge and monitoring of national and European tax regulations, having lawyers specialised in the various areas of tax law such as IRC, IRS and VAT, and experience in matters that apply to economic groups across the board, allowing full monitoring of matters.’

‘I highlight António Pedro Braga – a solid lawyer who inspires confidence due to his tax legal knowledge, and his ability to deeply analyse complex issues and understand the perspective of the client and their business, in order to present appropriate practical action paths.’

Portugal > Transport Tier 1

Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados is home to a team of industry specialists well placed to advise on a wide range of mandates within the aviation, shipping, and wider transport sectors. With a strong track record in financing, insurance, tax, and litigation matters, the group is especially noted for its proficiency in ship finance, registrations and leasing contracts. The practice is under the joint leadership of four partners: Segismundo Pinto Basto, the main point of contact for transactions in the aviation segment; Manuel de Freitas Pita, who focuses on international agreements and other matters related to the International Shipping Registry of Madeira; Claudia Santos Cruz, an authority on ship finance and arrest, who is trusted by major banks, shipowners, and charterers; and Bruno Xavier de Pina, who possesses in-depth knowledge Angola’s legal landscape.

Practice head(s):

Segismundo Pinto Basto; Bruno Xavier Pina; Manuel Freitas Pita; Claudia Santos Cruz

Other key lawyers:

Portugal > Projects and project finance Tier 2

Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados is renowned for its extensive expertise in the projects space, providing comprehensive advice, from tendering and contract negotiation to financing, in sectors such as energy, transport, water, and sanitation. Led by project finance expert Filipe Lowndes Marques, the department is equipped to handle domestic and cross-border matters, most notably projects in Portuguese-speaking African countries. Filipa Morais Alçada is a key point of contact for lenders and sponsors seeking legal support in renewable energy projects and infrastructure concessions. João Honorato, who rejoined the firm as a partner in 2022, brings vast in-house experience in the energy sector, covering project finance in the conventional and renewable segments. Cláudia Castanheira Dos Santos excels in the financing of road concessions and energy projects.

Practice head(s):

Filipe Lowndes Marques

Other key lawyers:

Filipa Morais Alçada; Cláudia Castanheira dos Santos; João Honorato; Elmano Sousa Costa


‘The teams are very knowledgeable of the market and the legal risks that projects may face. They demonstrate a high capacity to find solutions to mitigate the risks in question, and great ease in drafting clear and coherent contracts.’

‘They have a level of experience, negotiation skills, and availability to be in meetings with the client.’

‘Knowledge of client needs and anticipation of problems. Good personal relationship between the parties. Experience in the sector and market practice.’

‘Elmano Sousa Costa is knowledgeable of subjects and promotes a good working environment. João Honorato showcases availability to the project and directness in analysing and sharing opinions.’

‘Cláudia Castanheira dos Santos and Filipe Lowndes Carvalho stand out for their availability, technical skills, ability to meet deadlines, and organisation of processes.’

Portugal > TMT Tier 2

Well-regarded for its ‘technical industry expertise’ and its ‘exemplary dedication’ to clients, Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados is well versed in the full spectrum of TMT matters. The team boasts expertise in regulatory litigation, large-scale M&A transactions and antitrust enforcement matters, particularly within the telecoms sector. Spearheading the team is Nuno Peres Alves, a key contact for telecoms and media companies who is noted for his expertise in regulatory disputes. Associate Inês Ferrari Careto is frequently involved in antitrust matters involving TMT players. Former practice head Gonçalo Machado Borges has left the firm.

Practice head(s):

Nuno Peres Alves

Other key lawyers:


‘The MLGTS team has very solid experience in providing legal support to its clients and exemplary dedication, which clearly distinguishes it from others in the market.’

‘Speed, competence and efficiency.’

‘The team’s use of technology has really helped us with a global project spanning 30+ jurisdictions. They have been our quarterbacks on this, and done well managing deadlines across contexts, while layering on their more technical industry expertise in fintech, digital assets and data protection.’

Mozambique > Foreign law firms Tier 1

Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados, which is adept at managing both inbound and outbound investments into Lusophone Africa, caters to a broad client base that includes public and private corporations, governments, and financial institutions. Renowned for its expertise in project development and finance, capital markets, and a wide range of corporate activities, the team is led by André de Sousa Vieira and Claudia Santos Cruz. De Sousa Vieira, now stationed in the firm’s new Singapore office, brings extensive experience in international project finance, especially in the energy, resources, and infrastructure spaces, representing lenders, sponsors, and governments. Meanwhile, Santos Cruz focuses on aiding clients with international and cross-border investments in Mozambique and other Lusophone African regions.

Practice head(s):

André de Sousa Vieira; Claudia Santos Cruz


‘They are very commercial and provide extremely high-quality advice.’

‘André de Sousa Vieira has an excellent appreciation of the requirements of the international market and combines that expertise with a first-class understanding of Portuguese law. This is particularly useful in jurisdictions such as Angola and Mozambique.’

Angola > Foreign firms

Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados is vastly experienced in handling both inbound and outbound cross-border investments into Angola, and counts public entities, multinational companies, international banks, and private equity funds on its client roster. The practice is also often engaged in project finance and arbitration across the energy, natural resources, and infrastructure sectors. Claudia Santos Cruz advises on the international and cross-border aspects of investments between Portugal and Lusophone Africa, and leads the firm’s Lusophone Africa practice with André de Sousa Vieira. de Sousa Vieira excels in international energy and infrastructure project finance matters, Irina Neves Ferreira brings experience in private investment, insurance law, and real estate, while Bruno Xavier de Pina assists clients in the oil and gas, aviation, and banking sectors.

Practice head(s):

André de Sousa Vieira; Claudia Santos Cruz


‘I consider them to be the leading firm in Portugal and Lusophone Africa. They have a very strong project finance practice supported by well-developed contacts and experience working across from Government which means they know how things work in practice.’

‘Irina Neves Ferreira is amazing, she is very sharp and savvy. André de Sousa Vieira is also fantastic – amazing with clients and extremely pleasant to deal with.’

‘An impressive combination of legal skills and commercial awareness. Broad experience in key Portuguese-speaking countries in Africa.’

‘André de Sousa Vieira and Irina Neves Ferreira have particular expertise in project financing structures and how they can be applied in the African context.’

‘More than once I have worked with Bruno Xavier de Pina. He is very consistent with his opinions, is an excellent professional, and gives you the confidence required to trust his advice regarding business matters.’

Work highlights

Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados (Morais Leitão) is a leading full-service law firm in Portugal, with a solid background of decades of experience. Broadly recognised, Morais Leitão is a reference in several branches and sectors of the law on national and international level. The firm’s reputation amongst both peers and clients stems from the excellence of the legal services provided. The firm’s work is characterised by a unique technical expertise, combined with a distinctive approach and cutting-edge solutions that often challenge some of the most conventional practices.

With a team comprising over 250 lawyers at a client’s disposal, Morais Leitão is headquartered in Lisbon with additional offices in Porto and Funchal. Due to its network of associations and alliances with local firms and the creation of the Morais Leitão Legal Circle in 2010, the firm can also offer support through offices in Angola (ALC Advogados), Cape Verde (VPQ Advogados) and Mozambique (MDR Advogados).

Department Name Email Telephone
Managing Partner Nuno Galvão Teles +351 213 817 438
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João Alfredo Afonso photo Mr João Alfredo Afonso João Alfredo Afonso has handled mergers, acquisitions and sales of companies of…
Joana Almeida photo Ms Joana Almeida Partner and HR & Training Director.
Maria Almeida e Silva photo Maria Almeida e Silva
Ricardo Andrade Amaro photo Mr Ricardo Andrade Amaro Ricardo Andrade Amaro joined the firm in 2002 and became partner in…
Gonçalo Andrade e Castro photo Mr Gonçalo Andrade e Castro Member of the corporate and commercial team, Gonçalo Andrade e Castro is…
Carlos Botelho Moniz photo Mr Carlos Botelho Moniz Carlos Botelho Moniz’s experience includes advising and representing clients in competition cases,…
Luís Branco photo Mr Luís Branco Luís Branco specialises in banking and finance law, having participated in several…
Catarina Brito Ferreira photo Ms Catarina Brito Ferreira Joined the firm in 2003 and became partner in 2017.
Paula Ponces Camanho photo Ms Paula Ponces Camanho Partner.
Constança Carrington photo Ms Constança Carrington Constança Carrington has been involved in various M&A and business law projects…
Francisco Cortez photo Mr Francisco Cortez Francisco Cortez joined the firm in 2006 and became a partner in…
Maria Luísa Cyrne photo Ms Maria Luísa Cyrne Principal Associate
Diana Ettner photo Diana Ettner Consultant
Tiago Félix da Costa photo Mr Tiago Félix da Costa Having been practicing law since 2004, Tiago has wide experience in the…
Magda Fernandes photo Ms Magda Fernandes Magda Fernandes is a non-equity partner at the Firm. She is a…
Inês Ferrari Careto photo Ms Inês Ferrari Careto Principal Associate
Rita Ferreira Vicente photo Ms Rita Ferreira Vicente Rita Ferreira Vicente has handled several real estate developments, acquisitions and sales…
João Fitas photo João Fitas Principal Associate
José Manuel Galvão Teles photo Mr José Manuel Galvão Teles José Manuel Galvão Teles is widely experienced in M&A. A consultant to…
Nuno Galvão Teles photo Mr Nuno Galvão Teles Joined the firm in 1987, became Partner in 1995. Managing Partner of…
Tiago Geraldo photo Mr Tiago Geraldo Tiago Geraldo joined the firm in 2008. He is a member of…
Pedro Gorjão Henriques photo Mr Pedro Gorjão Henriques Prior to joining the firm Pedro worked at Banco Fomento e Exterior…
Inês Gouveia photo Ms Inês Gouveia Inês Gouveia joined the firm in 2006. She is a member of…
Nuno Gundar da Cruz photo Mr Nuno Gundar da Cruz Nuno Gundar da Cruz joined Morais Leitão in 2006 and became a…
João Honorato photo Mr João Honorato Partner
Bernardo Lobo Xavier photo Mr Bernardo Lobo Xavier Bernardo is widely experienced in both M&A and real estate having participated…
Filipe Lowndes Marques photo Mr Filipe Lowndes Marques Filipe Lowndes Marques has extensive experience in the area of project finance,…
Jose Amorim Magalhaes photo Mr Jose Amorim Magalhaes Of Counsel
Eduardo Maia Cadete photo Mr Eduardo Maia Cadete Experience as attorney before the European Court of Human Rights, EU Court…
João Matos Viana photo Mr João Matos Viana Currently he practices in the area of litigation, focusing specifically on criminal…
Fernanda Matoso photo Ms Fernanda Matoso Fernanda Matoso acts mainly in the health sector, as a life sciences lawyer,…
Philipp Melcher photo Philipp Melcher Partner and Co-Coordinator of German Desk
Luís Miguel Monteiro photo Mr Luís Miguel Monteiro Luís has participated in several corporate restructuring processes and collective dismissal proceedings,…
Ana Monjardino photo Ms Ana Monjardino Since 1996 Ana Monjardino has worked on international public tenders, including privatisations,…
Filipa Morais Alçada photo Ms Filipa Morais Alçada Consultant
Catarina Martins Morão photo Mr Catarina Martins Morão Associate
Miguel Nogueira de Brito photo Mr Miguel Nogueira de Brito Miguel Nogueira de Brito has worked mainly in the areas of constitutional law,…
Margarida Olazabal Cabral photo Ms Margarida Olazabal Cabral Margarida Olazabal Cabral concentrates her activity in several areas of administrative law,…
Carlos Osório de Castro photo Mr Carlos Osório de Castro Carlos Osório de Castro is one of the most well-known Portuguese lawyers in…
Pedro Pardal Goulão photo Mr Pedro Pardal Goulão Pedro Pardal Goulão provides consultancy in all areas of labour law, concerning…
Rui Patrício photo Mr Rui Patrício Rui Patrício joined Morais Leitão in 1994 and became a partner in…
Eduardo Paulino photo Mr Eduardo Paulino Main practice areas include transactional, regulatory and compliance advice in capital markets,…
João Pereira Reis photo Mr João Pereira Reis João Pereira Reis has accumulated vast experience in his practice of law…
Marta Pereira Rosa photo Ms Marta Pereira Rosa Managing Associate
Vítor Pereira das Neves photo Mr Vítor Pereira das Neves Qualified (2007). Partner (2020) and member of the corporate, M&A and capital…
Nuno Peres Alves photo Mr Nuno Peres Alves Nuno Peres Alves focuses his activity on Public Regulation and on Administrative…
Segismundo Pinto Basto photo Mr Segismundo Pinto Basto Segismundo Pinto Basto has acted as legal counsel on M&A projects in…
António Pinto Leite photo Mr António Pinto Leite Chairman of the Arbitration Centre of the Portuguese Chamber of Commerce and…
Manuel de Freitas Pita photo Mr Manuel de Freitas Pita Partner
Maria Quintela photo Ms Maria Quintela Maria Quintela has been active assisting various major acquisitions of companies and in…
Rui Ribeiro Lima photo Mr Rui Ribeiro Lima Rui Ribeiro Lima joined the firm in 2007. He is a member…
Luís Roquette Geraldes photo Mr Luís Roquette Geraldes Luís Roquette Geraldes is a partner at the corporate and M&A department…
António Sampaio Caramelo photo Mr António Sampaio Caramelo António Sampaio Caramelo is currently in charge of handling Special Cases within…
Bruno Santiago photo Mr Bruno Santiago Bruno Santiago is a Lawyer Specialist in Tax Law that practices in…
Cláudia Castanheira Dos Santos photo Ms Cláudia Castanheira Dos Santos Consultant
Claudia Santos Cruz photo Ms Claudia Santos Cruz Claudia Santos Cruz advises clients on the international and cross border aspects…
Isabel Santos Fidalgo photo Ms Isabel Santos Fidalgo Since 1999 Isabel Santos Fidalgo has worked intensively in all the areas…
Ricardo Seabra Moura photo Mr Ricardo Seabra Moura Consultant.
João Tiago Silveira photo Mr João Tiago Silveira João Tiago Silveira coordinates the public law, urban planning and environment department.
Jorge Simões Cortez photo Mr Jorge Simões Cortez Before Jorge Simões Cortez joined the firm he worked as a legal adviser with…
Maria Soares do Lago photo Ms Maria Soares do Lago Maria focuses on the banking and financing sector, particularly banking and financial…
Elmano Sousa Costa photo Mr Elmano Sousa Costa Senior Lawyer
Vasco Stilwell d'Andrade photo Mr Vasco Stilwell d'Andrade Vasco is the partner that co-coordinates the intellectual property team as well…
Helena Tapp Barroso photo Ms Helena Tapp Barroso Joined the firm in 2006, became a Non-Equity Partner in 2010.
João Torroaes Valente photo Mr João Torroaes Valente João is a corporate real estate, tourism and investment fund specialist. He…
Tomás Vaz Pinto photo Mr Tomás Vaz Pinto Tomás Vaz Pinto is involved with important M&A transactions in the energy…
Filipe Vaz Pinto photo Mr Filipe Vaz Pinto Partner with the dispute resolution team, with his practice focused on arbitrations…
Sofia Vaz Sampaio photo Ms Sofia Vaz Sampaio Sofia Vaz Sampaio joined the firm in 2006 and became a partner…
António Lobo Xavier photo Mr António Lobo Xavier Partner
Maria da Assunção da Cunha Reis photo Ms Maria da Assunção da Cunha Reis Maria da Assunção da Cunha Reis joined Morais Leitão in 2012. She…
Bruno Xavier de Pina photo Mr Bruno Xavier de Pina International Consultant
André de Sousa Vieira photo André de Sousa Vieira Partner
Francisco de Sousa da Câmara photo Mr Francisco de Sousa da Câmara Represents major corporations and multinationals in tax restructuring operations dealing with different…
Ricardo do Nascimento Ferreira photo Mr Ricardo do Nascimento Ferreira His practice focuses on several areas of civil and commercial law and…
Luís do Nascimento Ferreira photo Mr Luís do Nascimento Ferreira Luís do Nascimento Ferreira joined the firm in 2003 and became a…
Pedro de Gouveia e Melo photo Mr Pedro de Gouveia e Melo Partner.
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