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Private Equity Lawyers

We provide legal assistance to all type of clients who participate in the sector (including funds, banks and investors) in all business phases, as of creation of the funds up to entry, management and exit of investments. It is, thus, indispensable to work with multidisciplinary teams and to provide legal assistance with a rather important strategic component.

We bring added value to our clients’ transactions and we have a large experience in:

  • Incorporation of funds
  • Processes of fund raising
  • Processes of companies’ acquisition, sale and restructuring
  • Acquisitions finance
  • Strategic partnerships
  • Day-to-day assistance in the management of investment portfolios

Our lawyers work with the aim to help the client with the implementation of growth strategies to maximize and develop their investments. We endeavour our best efforts for our clients to receive, whenever necessary, solutions to their real problems.

Acknowledgement

Band 3: "The team's responsiveness is extraordinary; even during peak time its responses are always quick."
Chambers & Partners 2015
Band 3: "A flexible and adaptable team that is always on top of developments. Whatever I need, they provide."
Chambers & Partners 2015
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José Luís Arnaut
Man­aging Part­ner
Lawyer
Portugal, Lisbon
José Luís has a vast experience on legal strategic advice to public and private companies. His main areas of practice include restructuring, privatisations, mergers and acquisitions and private e...
João Caldeira
João Caldeira
Part­ner
Lawyer
Portugal, Lisbon
João Caldeira has been developing his professional activity mainly within the area of commercial companies, mergers, acquisitions, corporate restructuring, risk capital, joint ventures, capital ...
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Francisco Xavier de Almeida
Part­ner
Lawyer
Portugal, Lisbon
The main areas of practice include privatisations, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, corporate finance (debt and equity), credit securitisation and structured products. He has considerable...
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Andre Guimaraes
As­so­ci­ate
Lawyer
Portugal, Lisbon
André Guimarães has been developing his work mainly in the areas of Corporate, Capital Markets and Private Equity Law. He provides advice on procedures of national and cross-border acquisition and s...
Catarina Arriaga Sampaio
As­so­ci­ate
Lawyer
Portugal, Lisbon
Catarina Arriaga Sampaio has been developing her activity mainly within the areas of Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Commercial Law, Capital Markets and Private Equity, which adds to...
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Maria Campilho
As­so­ci­ate
Lawyer
Portugal, Lisbon
Main areas of practice include corporate and commercial law, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, capital markets, banking and finance, also practice in privatizations...
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Carlota Freire
As­so­ci­ate
Lawyer
Portugal, Lisbon
Carlota Freire develops her professional activity mainly within the area of Dispute Resolution, which adds to relevant expperience in the areas of Commercial and Corporate law, Mergers &...
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Filipa Gaspar Branco
As­so­ci­ate
Lawyer
Portugal, Lisbon
Filipa Gaspar Branco has been developing her professional activity mainly within the areas of Banking and Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Commercial and Corporate law. She provides standing legal...