Susana Estêvão Gonçalves > CMS > Lisbon, Portugal > Lawyer Profile

Rua Castilho, 50
1250-071 Lisbon

Work Department



Managing Associate


Susana Estêvão Gonçalves is a managing associate at the Tax practice at CMS Portugal. Her main areas of tax are transactional tax and transfer pricing.

She has extensive experience advising within the context of M&A, corporate restructurings, financial operations, renewable energy, real estate transactions, venture capital and private equity. She is particularly well versed in corporate and international taxation (structuring and implementation of foreign investments in Portugal and Portuguese investments abroad), with expertise on transfer pricing, permanent establishment and taxation of cross-border flows. Susana also advises on wealth structuring for individuals and family groups and assists clients in tax audits and litigation.


Portuguese, English, Spanish

Lawyer Rankings

Portugal > Tax

(Rising stars)

Susana Estêvão GonçalvesCMS

CMS‘s broad international footprint makes it a popular choice for market-leading multinational companies and domestic clients involved in large-scale transactions. Providing legal support in all areas within tax law, including direct and indirect taxes, transfer pricing and litigation, the team particularly stands out for its in-depth knowledge of VAT matters. Leading the department is Patrick Dewerbe, ‘an excellent tax expert‘ whose areas of expertise include real estate, private equity, M&A and litigation. He is also trusted by several high-net-worth individuals and families. Private wealth and transactional tax matters are key fields of activity for Nuno Figueirôa Santos. Susana Estêvão Gonçalves, who regularly assists with tax planning in the context of M&A, real estate and financing transactions, is highlighted for her ‘in-depth knowledge of the law‘.