Miguel Marques dos Santos > VdA > Lisbon, Portugal > Lawyer Profile

Rua Dom Luis I, 28
1200-151 Lisboa
Miguel Marques dos Santos photo

Work Department

Real Estate




Partner of the Real Estate Practice of VdA. Regularly participates in transactions for sale and purchase of office buildings, hotels, commercial and industrial properties and plots of land for real estate and tourism developments. Wide experience in the negotiation of leases and of construction and technical agreements. Regularly provides advice in sale and leaseback transactions.
2001: Partner of LMA, law firm; 2005: associate Lawyer at Garrigues; 2006: Partner of Garrigues; 2017: Partner of VdA


Portuguese, English, Spanish.


Portuguese Bar Association.
Ad Urbem – Associação para o Desenvolvimento do Direito do Urbanismo e da Construção.


Law Degree, Catholic University of Lisbon School of Law.

Lawyer Rankings

Portugal > Real estate and construction

(Hall of Fame)

Miguel Marques dos SantosVdA

VdA stands out for its wealth of experience in real estate development; in addition, the team has equal strength in real estate financing and investment. The practice group is led by Pedro Ferreirinha, who is skilled across the entire range of real estate matters, notably those involving sale and leaseback transactions, land use issues, financing and investment funds. His extensive experience in the field covers hotels, offices, residential and commercial projects, as well as cross-border deals taking place in Angola. Real estate and urban planning expert Miguel Marques dos Santos is also part of the core team. Pedro Pereira Coutinho excels in real estate projects pertaining to the hospitality and leisure sectors.