Firm Profile > MGRA SP RL > Lisboa, Portugal

MGRA SP RL
Avenida 5 de Outubro nº 16 3º Direito
1050-056
Portugal

Intellectual property Tier 4

MGRA SP RL is particularly active in assisting with IP issues in the context of M&A transactions and projects. Licensing and technology agreements are a notable area of expertise for the IP team, which is also knowledgeable in patent, trade mark and copyright protection. Helga Lopes Ribeiro is the key point of contact.

Practice head(s):

Helga Lopes Ribeiro

Key clients

Dahlman Industrial Group B.V.

Alphaserve Technologies Group

Ray Allen, INC

Synova

Pollet Water Group

Sanjam Group

Otlis

Carristur

Buggin Media

Tax Tier 4

MGRA SP RL handles complex tax litigation and advisory services for a client base of domestic and international companies. Practice head Mário da Rosa Amaral has over 20 years of experience in the area and covers various sectors, from the food and beverage industry to real estate and construction.

Practice head(s):

Mário da Rosa Amaral

Testimonials

‘Great experience and knowledge has been shown when providing services.’

‘The Practice combines application of the law to a question with a desire to find a proper route through the problems that are put to it. The lawyers dealing with the relevant matter combine careful analysis with the application of a commercial approach and helpful attitude to the questions posed to them.’

‘ A helpful careful and commercial approach to a client’s affairs throughout.’

‘Mário da Rosa Amaral has been the lead lawyer throughout and has dealt with complex problems with a practical and realistic attitude.’

Key clients

Ray Allen, INC

GREENALIA GROUP

Connemara Properties INC

OTLIS

EURITEX

MAPA Architects

STPCVS GROUP

SHERRARDS

BUGGIN MEDIA

Mr. Rooms

(U)HNWIs

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 5

MGRA SP RL offers ongoing advice to a diverse client roster covering corporate law, governance issues and M&A transactions. The practice is well versed in corporate reorganisations, commercial agreements and joint ventures. Key individuals include Helga Lopes Ribeiro and António Mouteira Guerreiro, who jointly co-ordinate the corporate department.

Practice head(s):

Helga Lopes Ribeiro; António Mouteira Guerreiro

Other key lawyers:

Bruno Lobato

Testimonials

‘Great experience and knowledge has been shown when providing services.’

Key clients

Dahlman Industrial Group B.V.

Alphaserve Technologies Group

Ray Allen, INC

WeedMD, INC

Greenalia Group

Synova

RTS Atlantic

Hotusa Group

Bulgaria Air

Pollet Water Group

Sanjam Group

Otlis

Carristur

Clinica Sante

MobieTrain

The firm: MGRA is a full-service independent law firm that stands out in the global market by the quality, dynamism and innovation of its services, as well as the dedication, rigour and enthusiasm of its team.

The services are focused on presenting solutions and creating value. These characteristics materialise in the firm’s involvement with clients and with the tailor-made solutions it offers.

The first office was launched in 2004, in Lisbon’s financial centre. Over recent years MGRA has also settled in the Azores and Algarve, in the Portuguese-speaking countries and has created several international desks.

The firm has exclusive partnerships with International Lawyers Network (www.iln.com) and with First Law International (www.fli.com), and has accumulated a wide collection of awards and global recognition for its
practice.

MGRA’s history is made with hundreds of active clients, passionate staff and new ever-present markets.

Areas of practice: MGRA is a global law firm focused on providing legal counselling to companies, corporations and institutions in critical and complex files.

The firm gathers a variety of professionals for each industry, all with a strong knowledge of their respective practice.

The firm’s eight main departments are: corporate; tax; finance and capital markets; real estate and construction; intellectual property; employment and pensions; litigation and arbitration; public and environmental, and European and competition.

Department Name Email Telephone
Banking and finance mgra@mgra.pt
Tax mgra@mgra.pt
Capital markets mgra@mgra.pt
Private equity/funds mgra@mgra.pt
Corporate and commercial mgra@mgra.pt
Intellectual property mgra@mgra.pt
Energy and natural resources mgra@mgra.pt
Project/asset finance mgra@mgra.pt
Real estate and construction mgra@mgra.pt
Litigation and arbitration mgra@mgra.pt
EU and competition mgra@mgra.pt
Tourism and leisure mgra@mgra.pt
Mergers and acquisitions mgra@mgra.pt
Restructuring and insolvency mgra@mgra.pt
Employment and pensions mgra@mgra.pt
Aviation and shipping mgra@mgra.pt
Public and environmental mgra@mgra.pt
TMT mgra@mgra.pt
Private client mgra@mgra.pt
Insurance mgra@mgra.pt
Health and biotechnology mgra@mgra.pt
IT mgra@mgra.pt
Number of lawyers : 33
English
French
Spanish
FLI
ILN
Contacts : Mário da Rosa Amaral (mra@mgra.pt)
Contacts : Helga Lopes Ribeiro (hlr@mgra.pt)
Other offices : Faro
Other offices : Ponta Delgada