Celina worked as a staff of the Notary Office, assisting in drafting all types of notarized documents and accompany the registration procedures on real estate transactions, financing and mortgages, alterations of company’s shareholding and articles of association; and completed the traineeship of Lawyer in August 2014. She is a registered lawyer in Macau and Legal Advisor for various public institutions and private companies in Macao SAR, especially involving in aviation, medicine, telecommunications, real-estate development, finance, innovative technology and other industries.
Lawyer of Macau Lawyers Association
Cross-border Macau Lawyer recognized by the Justice Department of Guangdong
Member of Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (HKIArb)
Accredited Mediator of the World Trade Center Macau Arbitration Center
Commercial and Corporate, Contracts, Financing, Real Estate, Labor, Intellectual Property, litigation, Arbitration and Administrative Law
Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese), Portuguese and English
Rato, Ling, Lei & Cortés – Advogados (Lektou) is a Macau SAR based law firm with more than 30 years’ experience of legal practice in Macau. Services regularly provided by the firm include issuing legal opinions and advising on Macau Law, helping international companies to start their businesses in Macau and assisting in the reorganisation of economic groups with connections to Macau. As a general business law firm, all partners are involved in different areas of practice, Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Banking and Insurance, Real Estate and Construction Law, Litigation and Arbitration, Administrative and Gaming, Labour, Tax, Intellectual Property.
In 2016, Lektou partnered with Zhong Yin Law Firm, in the People’s Republic of China, and Fongs, in Hong Kong, to establish a new office in Hengqin Island, Zhuhai, PRC – ZLF Law Firm. This is the first law office that unites firms from the two Special Administrative Regions and Mainland China. In 2017, Lektou established an office in Lisbon, Portugal, as a part of its internationalisation strategy to position itself as a legal player in the platform between the PRC and Portuguese-speaking countries.
The permanent update and specialization of our Lawyers, combined with the proven professional practice in the different areas of Law, allow us to offer a prompt, effective and efficient response to our Clients, from the intervention in negotiations, disputes and alternative dispute resolutions hearings to regular and continuous legal advice in the various aspects of Law. With more than 30 years of legal practice in Macau, the strong academic and professional background, the update and specialisation, together with the experience of the lawyers of Lektou, are the key to answering the increasing demands of the firm’s worldwide Clients and the guarantee of our services quality.