Ms Irina Neves Ferreira > ALC Advogados > Luanda, Angola > Lawyer Profile

ALC Advogados
MASUIKA OFFICE PLAZA
EDIFICIO MKO A, PISO 5, ESCRITORIO A
TALATONA
Angola
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Work Department

Corporate and Commercial, Real Estate, Insurance.

Position

Irina Neves Ferreira joined the firm in 2013. She is a lawyer with considerable international experience, especially in the Angolan jurisdiction. In this market she has been involved in operations concerning private investment, insurance law, real estate (including the support to the negotiation of lease contracts for petrol companies), tax law, foreign exchange law and customs. She is also highly experienced in corporate compliance attained throughout her experience as counsel for the EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) region in the international compliance team of a multinational company in the IT area.

In the area of corporate and commercial law she has acted as legal advisor in several mergers, acquisitions and disposals of companies, including the acquisition and disposal of companies with head offices in Portugal and Angola, on behalf of domestic and foreign clients in various sectors, such as the oil sector, construction, information technologies and communications. Irina also provides general legal advice to numerous national and foreign companies in the areas of commercial and corporate law.

Career

Partner, ALC Advogados.

Languages

Portuguese, English and French.

Memberships

Angola Bar Association (admitted in 2013). Portuguese Bar Association (admitted in 2006).

Education

Law Degree (Law Faculty of Nova University of Lisbon, 2003). Postgraduate Studies in Information Society Law (Law Faculty of the University of Lisbon, 2007). Specialization course: “Introduction to the common law” (ISCTE and Law Faculty of Nova University of Lisbon, 2008).

Lawyer Rankings

Angola > Local firms

Led by managing partner Catarina Levy Osório and Irina Neves FerreiraALC Advogados provides a broad service, covering innovative infrastructure projects, energy project development and investment management, among other areas. Levy Osório has corporate and private investment expertise; Neves Ferreira is particularly strong in the real estate, oil and gas and insurance sectors. The firm is the Angolan member of the Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados international network.