Firm Profile > MdME > Macau , Macau
21/F AND 23/F A-B, CHINA LAW BUILDING
409 AVENIDA DA PRAIA GRANDE
MdME > The Legal 500 Rankings
Leading firms Tier 1
MdME is 'street ahead of other lawyers in Macau' and it 'operates in true international legal standards'. The team 'carries itself well in great elegance coupled with its fast response to queries and helps which earns the confidence of clients and the market'. Its clients spans a broad range of sectors which it advises on banking and insurance, corporate and commercial, real estate and construction and contentious matters. Managing partner Rui Pinto Proença is particularly recommended for private equity transactions and for representing gaming sector clients in the region; João Encarnação advises on both contentions and transactional IP matters; José Leitão and Francisco Leitão are recommended for real estate and construction, and disputes respectively; and the new partner Rui Filipe Oliveira who recently joined from Riquito Advogados focuses on corporate transactions and commercial disputes. The firm established an office in Hong Kong in 2018.
‘The team always responds promptly to inquiries‘.
‘It is a pleasant firm to deal with and has brought a new standard of professionalism to the Macau legal profession‘.
‘The team is energetic and capable in most commercial sectors in particular the financial and corporate services area‘.
‘Tirso Olazabal is a highly professional lawyer who has a unique ability to guide the client through complex situations in an easy-to-understand manner‘.
MdME > Firm Profile
MdME Lawyers is a leading Macau full service law firm, with a strong reputation in Asia for providing high-quality and innovative legal insight to its clients.
Since its foundation in 2006, MdME Lawyers has been involved in most of the key projects, transactions and investments that have reshaped the local economic landscape over the past decade.
With offices in Macau and Hong Kong, our team of 25+ fee-earners represent some of the largest corporations investing and operating in Macau, in such diverse sectors as banking, insurance, finance, gaming, real estate, energy, construction, infrastructure, retail and telecom.
MdME Lawyers is a member of Morais Leitão Legal Circle, an international alliance of law firms created by Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados, with associated offices in Portugal, Angola and Mozambique.
We are also part of Lex Mundi, the leading worldwide network of independent law firms, as their exclusive Macau member firm.
Other offices: Hong Kong
Associated offices: Portugal, Angola, Mozambique
|Managing partner; Head of Corporate | M&A, Gaming and Insurance||Rui Pinto Proençafirstname.lastname@example.org||+853 2833 3332|
|Partner; Head of Construction & Infrastructures, Data Privacy, Regulatory & Compliance; Co-head of Banking & Finance||José Leitãoemail@example.com||+853 2833 3332|
|Partner; Head of Finance and Real Estate; Co-head of Banking & Finance||Tirso Olazabalfirstname.lastname@example.org||+853 2833 3332|
|Partner; Head of Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution||Francisco Leitãoemail@example.com||+853 2833 3332|
|Partner; Private Notary; Head of Intellectual Property||João Encarnaçãofirstname.lastname@example.org||+853 2833 3332|
|Partner; Head of Corporate Services, Employment and Retail||Tiago Vilhenaemail@example.com||+853 2833 3332|
|Partner||Rui Filipe Oliveirafirstname.lastname@example.org||+853 2833 3332|
|Mr João Benazra Faria||View Profile|
|Ms Fátima Dermawan||View Profile|
|Mr Carlos Eduardo Coelho||View Profile|
|Mr João Encarnação||View Profile|
|Mr José Espírito Santo Leitão||View Profile|
|Mr Rui Filipe Oliveira||View Profile|
|Mr Francisco Leitão||View Profile|
|Mr Tirso Olazabal||View Profile|
|Mr Rui Pinto Proença||View Profile|
|Mr Duarte Santana Lopes||View Profile|
|Mr Tiago Vilhena||View Profile|