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Rafael Lucas Pires

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SLCM | Serra Lopes, Cortes Martins & Associados

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Commercial, Corporate and M&A.

Position

Rafael Lucas Pires is Partner of SLCM // Serra Lopes, Cortes Martins & Associados, in Lisbon. He coordinates one of SLCM’s Corporate/M&A teams, focused in domestic and cross-border transactions (inbound and outbound) and has a relevant track record in varied sectors, such as telecoms, media, energy, agriculture, food & beverage, healthcare, tourism and infrastructure.
His activity is primarily focused on Mergers & Acquisitions – private acquisitions, joint-ventures, alliances and private equity. Has been engaged in high level domestic and cross-border transactions (inbound and outbound), complex restructuring deals, buyouts and takeovers. He has extensive experience in private equity and banking and finance related work. Is highly experienced in Mergers & Acquisitions, Privatizations, Corporate Finance, Capital Markets and Company Law.
He also concentrates practice on corporate governance matters.

Career

Partner at SLCM // Serra Lopes, Cortes Martins & Associados, since 2005. His career has been exclusively at SLCM, where he started to work in 1998.

Languages

Portuguese, English, Spanish, Italian.

Member

Portuguese Bar Association since 2001.

Education

Law Degree, Lisbon Catholic University (1998). LL.M in “International Trade and Business Law”, Lisbon Catholic University (2007).


Portugal

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

SLCM | Serra Lopes, Cortes Martins & Associados' 'very attentive' team handles the full range of corporate and M&A work. A particular highlight was its advice to high-profile client China Three Gorges on the takeover of EDP. Luis Miguel Cortes Martins, Rafael Lucas Pires and Martim Anahory jointly head the practice. Senior associate Pedro Silveira Borges is noted for being ‘client-driven, always diplomatic when dealing with counterparts, but never losing sight of the client's goals and interests’.

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