GdA Advogados > Maputo, Mozambique > Firm Profile

GdA Advogados

Mozambique > Local law firms Tier 2

As the exclusive member of VdA Legal Partners in Mozambique, GdA Advogados offers international investors and local companies expertise in a wide range of sectors and access to practitioners in several jurisdictions, including Portugal, Cabo Verde and Angola. Prominent in the oil and gas, infrastructure and energy sectors, the firm covers a broad spectrum of banking and finance, foreign investment, M&A and tax matters. Founding partner Guilherme Daniel oversees the group and is especially sought after to advise on corporate, energy, natural resources and infrastructure matters. He is supported by a team of associates, including Lorna Guilande, who is recommended for energy projects and transactions in the banking and TMT sectors, and corporate and finance expert Mónica Levy.

Practice head(s):

Guilherme Daniel

Other key lawyers:

Key clients


Exor Petroleum

Lloyds Register Mozambique

Mota – Engil, Engenharia e Construção África, SA (Mota-Engil África)


Work highlights

  • Advised Mota-Engil África on the public tender for the concession, under a PPP regime, of the design, construction, finance, operation and maintenance of motorway tolls in Mozambique.
  • Assisted Exor Petroleum in its downstream operations and a fuel supply agreement in relation to a new service station to be built in partnership with the client’s partners.
  • Acted for ProUrbe in the development of a significant real estate project in Maputo, the Sommerschiel Business Park.

GDA Advogados is a Mozambican law firm with a dynamic and highly reputed team, which combines international background with a deep understanding of the Mozambican market, offering a full legal service to international investors and local businesses in a wide range of industries and sectors.

With a long term strategy and a strong focus on technical expertise, ongoing training and investment in work processes and technology, GDA Advogados stands out for its deep understanding of the clients’ businesses and for providing practical solutions to complex matters.

GDA Advogados is particularly focused on the energy, infrastructure and banking & finance sectors.

GDA Advogados offers a unique combination of world class know-how and in-depth knowledge of each local situation. Each file entrusted to us is assigned to teams comprised of lawyers specializing in the relevant sector and lawyers residing in the relevant jurisdiction, who can effectively follow-up on the matter locally.

GDA Advogados is the exclusive member of VdA Legal Partners in Mozambique.

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