Mr João Couceiro > Eversheds Sutherland FCB > Lisbon, Portugal > Lawyer Profile

Eversheds Sutherland FCB
AVENIDA DA LIBERDADE 249, 1ST FLOOR
1250-143 LISBON
Portugal

Work Department

Banking and Capital Markets | Corporate, Commercial and M&A | Mozambique Desk

Position

João Couceiro joined FCB in 2004 and became a Partner in 2015. He coordinates the Mozambique Desk. He also develops his practice in the Corporate, Commercial and M&A and the Banking and Capital Markets Departments, having great expertise in Private Equity.

Career

2015-present | FCB Advogados | Partner

2004-2014 | FCB Advogados | Lawyer

Languages

Portuguese, English, Spanish, French

Memberships

AIPN – Association of International Petroleum Negotiators

2004 | Portuguese Bar Association

Education

2009 | Lisbon University Law School | Post-Graduation Course in Banking Law

2008 | Lisbon University Law School | Post-Graduation Course in Securities Law 

2001-2002 | Westminster University Diplomatic Academy of London | MA Degree

2001 | Coimbra University Law School | Degree in Law

Lawyer Rankings

Mozambique > Foreign law firms

Clients come to Eversheds Sutherland FCB not just for its energy expertise but also for its wide-ranging practice, which is complemented by its association with local firm AG Advogados. João Couceiro heads the Mozambique desk and is a private equity expert. Felipe Ros and Ábida Delfina Munguambe are key names on the ground in Maputo, particularly in construction and logistics; and labour and dispute resolution, respectively. Gonçalo Mexia is notable in commercial, corporate and M&A deals.