Adriano Supuleta

Adriano Supuleta is our exclusively recommended Administrative Law expert in Angola on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Adriano directly using the contact details listed above.

Angola is a Southern African nation whose varied terrain encompasses tropical Atlantic beaches, a labyrinthine system of rivers and Sub-Saharan desert that extends across the border into Namibia. The country’s colonial history is reflected in its Portuguese-influenced cuisine and its landmarks including Fortaleza de São Miguel, a fortress built by the Portuguese in 1576 to defend the capital, Luanda.

LEAD ADVOGADOS is a full-service law firm, which focuses on specialisation with the aim to provide the highest quality legal services, tailored to client’s needs, in all areas of law.

LEAD ADVOGADOS deep knowledge of the Angolan legal market, its specificities and challenges enable us to assist their clients in an efficient, cost-effective and responsible manner.

LEAD ADVOGADOS seeks to assert itself through high-level legal services and expert advice to assist clients both based in Angola and internationally.

LEAD ADVOGADOS provide experienced and specialised legal services with the utmost sense of integrity. Their non-conformist approach, along with our dynamism, is a reflection of our desire to be innovative and adaptable.

The LEAD ADVOGADOS team is composed of a highly dynamic and experienced group of lawyers, with multidisciplinary expertise in core areas of Angolan business law.

LEAD ADVOGADOS has been working on a regular basis, in partnership, with top global Law firms, in significant international business operations.

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Vitor Marques da Cruz

Vitor Marques da Cruz is our exclusively recommended Business Law expert in Angola on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Vitor directly using the contact details listed above.

Vitor is the founding partner of the Portuguese law firm MC&A, specialised in international business advisory, with a special focus in Lusophone markets. He has extensive experience in business Law, including large-scale mergers and acquisitions and corporate transactions and is specialised in Financial and Banking Law. He focuses his practice in advising government departments and international companies in Portugal, Angola and Mozambique, being referred to in several Handbooks and Global Law guides as one of the top Portuguese business lawyers working in the African market.

He graduated from the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon in 1982, where he was also an Assistant of Public Financial Law. He holds a post-graduate degree in European Law from the Faculty of Law of the Portuguese Catholic University. Vítor Marques da Cruz is a regular speaker at events on investment in the African market, having participated in numerous international conferences and seminars to raise awareness about business specificities and opportunities in countries such as Angola, Mozambique, Guinea, Cape Verde, Sao Tome and Principe, among others. He also collaborates with several international law guides, through articles published on the legal systems and investment conditions of these markets. His main areas of intervention include legal advisory in the sectors of banking, construction, real estate and energy.

Firm Overview:

Established in Luanda in 2011, in partnership with MC&A, MVA was created based on years of experience of its founding partner Mauro Mota Veiga, and with the know-how and support of MC&A’s team.

Currently, MVA an Angolan law firm with international recognition and wide experience in legal advice for towards investment operations in Angola.

MVA offers a wide range of legal services in several areas of law, with particular focus on the Banking, Energy, Corporate, M&A, Labour and Tax sectors.

Luís Filipe Carvalho

Luís Filipe Carvalho is our exclusively recommended Foreign Investment Law expert in Angola on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Luís directly using the contact details above.

ADCA is a law firm based in Angola with strong links across the globe, ensuring we are well-positioned to respond to the most sophisticated client needs.

We work closely with our clients and pride ourselves on a deep understanding of their business, allowing us to work together in partnership with them.

ADCA is a member of DLA Piper Africa, whose members are comprised of independent African law firms which work in conjunction with DLA Piper, one of the world’s largest law firms.

We provide legal services across a wide range of specialist fields in which we have gathered experience, with a focus on deal-making and corporate advisory services.

We tailor our legal practice to the changing face and vitality of the Angolan economy and to our clients international standing and aspirations. Everything we do reflects our complete dedication and strict compliance with professional standards.

ADCA works closely with DLA Piper ABBC in Portugal, allowing us to respond effectively to the growing importance of the Angolan market for foreign corporations and investors.