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João Pinheiro da Silva


CMS Portugal
Rua Castilho 50
1250-071 Lisbon
Languages Portuguese, English

João Pinheiro da Silva has over 20 years’ experience and develops his activity focused on real estate.

Throughout his career he has been involved in the largest real estate operations in Portugal and has advised investors and developers on the financing of transactions, including real estate investment funds. He also has wide experience in the development of various tourism projects, namely tourism developments.

Joined CMS Portugal in 2021.

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The entire real estate team stands out for its quality, dedication, organisation and availability. However, it is necessary to highlight the leadership of the partner responsible for the real estate department, João Pinheiro da Silva, for his knowledge and monitoring of the market in question, in addition to his technical know-how and ability to anticipate our needs. Sandra Teixeira Arsénio is recommended for her technical capacity and experience already accumulated in the real estate industry.

Legal 500 (2021)

Memberships & Roles

  • Member of the Portuguese Bar Association since 2004
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Lectures list

  • Participation in the "1st Congress of Administrative Law", organized by "Almedina“
  • Participation in the Advanced Seminar on "International Chamber of Commerce Arbitration" by the Portuguese National Delegation of the International Chamber of Commerce
  • Participation in the Seminar on "Alternative Dispute Resolutions - Mediation, Conciliation and Arbitration" by the Faculdade de Direito de Lisboa, Universidade Católica Portuguesa
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  • Law degree, Faculdade de Lisboa, Universidade Lusíada
  • Intensive Specialization Course in Investment Funds, Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Lisboa
  • Postgraduation degree in Legal Sciences, Faculdade de Direito, Universidade Católica Portuguesa
  • Postgraduation degree in Urban Tenancy, Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Lisboa
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CMS and PLMJ ad­vised Ca­tella CER in first in­vest­ment in Por­tugal with c....
CMS Por­tugal and PLMJ ad­vised the Ca­tella European Res­id­en­tial Fund (CER) in their first ven­ture in­to the emer­ging Por­tuguese in­sti­tu­tion­al in­vest­ment mar­ket for stu­dent hous­ing, with the ac­quis­i­tion...