Manuel Camarate Campos

Manuel Camarate Campos is our exclusively recommended Banking & Finance expert in Portugal on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Manuel directly using the contact details above.

  • Partner of RSA since November 2017 – Co-ordinator of the Banking and Insurance Law Group
  • Lawyer at RSA since 2013
  • In-house lawyer of the Banco Comercial Português between 1991 and 2012
  • Registered in the Portuguese Bar Association since 1986

Firm Overview:

Law without borders in Portuguese Language

Since 1997, RSA – Raposo Subtil e Associados has based its activities on a complete and integrated service for its clients at both national and international levels, combining an extensive knowledge of business with the necessary technical expertise.

In 2013, RSA – Raposo Subtil e Associados founded the Rede de Serviços de Advocacia de Língua Portuguesa – Network of Portuguese Speaking Legal Services (RSA LP), which is an innovative network of associated firms of lawyers and legal offices, working in partnership in 5 Portuguese speaking countries (Portugal, Angola, Brazil, Cape Verde and Mozambique). RSA LP works with solid and experienced teams in the Portuguese speaking market, providing a legal consultancy with international standards of excellence both within and outside those markets. This competitive agility is a result of their leadership in complex operations and litigation, and their understanding of business models in diverse areas and different jurisdictions, affirming their ambition with a global model of legal services.

Our teams are multi-disciplinary and specialised, and are composed of lawyers dedicated to finding the most satisfactory legal solution for our clients, be they national or from abroad. Focused on the new challenges of the post-digital era and recognising technologies as a strategic priority, RSA-LP believes that future competitive differentiation will be created by people, and their training and quality, developing creative professional solutions based on values such as trust, expertise, and sharing.

Rita Branco

Rita Branco is our exclusively recommended Construction Law expert in Portugal on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Rita directly using the contact details listed above.

The ALLAWYERS project was born in 2010, in Almancil, created by the lawyers Tiago Felizardo and Rita Branco. After working a number of years in different traditional law firms, they felt the market needed a different type of law firm, geared towards the client and his needs, with a professional and dynamic team capable of responding quickly and efficiently.

Currently, ALLAWYERS has collaboration with United Kingdom, Belgium, French and Irish law offices and consists of a team of lawyers with over 18 years of experience in a broad range of legal fields, all registered with the Portuguese Bar Association and fluent in English.

Rita Branco, post-graduate degree in Tax, Urban Planning and Construction Law, President of the Loulé Delegation of the Portuguese Bar Association from 2011-2016 and member of Bar council National General Management Committee from 2016-2019, practices in the fields of property conveyancing and tax law, family and matrimonial, wills, gifts and probates, commercial law and litigation.

Ivan Ferrer

Ivan Ferrer is our exclusively recommended Accounting Services expert in Portugal on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Ivan directly using the contact details above.

Firm Overview:

Speedwell’s difference is noticeable from the moment you contact us!

We are a dynamic firm that grew from the experience of its Partners with the objective of adding value to all the professional relationships it enters.

Client based, we add value by working towards helping our clients achieve their goals through listening, understanding and only then delivering our services. We make it our goal to help clients achieve a competitive advantage supported by the delivery of our services.

What drives us? The inspiration that arises from our client partnerships and the opportunities that arise before us.

Carlos Carneiro Gomes

PMCG is a Portuguese law firm offering a broad range of legal services designed to fulfil our Clients` demands, catering to diversified sectors and areas of economic activity.

PMCG’s team of lawyers is composed of senior experienced professionals, focused on the Clients` needs and oriented towards the creation of solutions wish delivered to enhanced value for our Clients.

PMCG has an international presence through a network of professional partnerships which provides the required support to our Clients` activity in foreign markets.

In addition, PMCG is a member of various Business Associations and Chambers of Commerce established in Portugal as well as being part of International Associations of Law Professionals.

Overview:

  • Graduated by the Law Faculty of the University of Lisbon (Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Lisboa) (1988)
  • Post Graduate in European Studies (1992)
  • Fully Qualified Lawyer, Member of the Portuguese Bar Association since 1996
  • PMCG Founding and Managing Partner Since 2012

Paulo de Moura Marques

Paulo de Moura Marques is an AAMM founding partner and head of the public law practice with around 20 years’ experience in legal practice. He is known for his experience and expertise in all fields of public law and administrative litigation and arbitration. Renowned for his professional merit and leadership and negotiation skills, he is recommended by the main international directories – Chambers and Partners, The Legal 500. He is closely involved in the largest, most complex transactions representing market leading companies and he is the choice of international entities for advice concerning both the Portuguese and international markets. His clients come from a range of sectors, chiefly aviation and aeronautics, tourism, urban planning and construction.

Honoured at the Client Choice Awards 2016 and 2017 in public law, given by International Law Office.

Academic Education:

  • Master of Legal-Administrative Sciences from the University of Lisbon, 2002.
  • Postgraduate Course in Legal-Administrative Sciences from the University of Lisbon.
  • Postgraduate Course in Legislative Drafting from the University of Lisbon.
  • Law degree from the University of Lisbon, 1996.

Firm Overview:

The law firm AAMM is widely recognised in the areas of public law, tax and private clients due to the excellence and rigour of the services it provides to its clients, with proven results.

AAMM is a law firm that stands for “getting it right” with a team of specialist lawyers with recognised expertise in their respective practice areas. Our lawyers focus on guaranteeing the highest standards of excellence, providing tailor-made legal advice and support to meet the needs of every client and help them develop solutions for the present and strategies for the future.

We provide legal advice and representation in Portugal and supports our clients in the international markets wherever they do business.

Our clients include market-leading Portuguese and international companies as well as private clients. A number of our international clients are Fortune 500 companies and most of our Portuguese clients appear on the list of the country’s 1000 largest companies.

We act for clients from a broad range of different industry sectors, including public sector entities, but also private investors and non-profit organisations.

We are involved in major projects on a national and international level but we also have social concerns and social responsibility is a core value at AAMM.

What Sets Us Apart:

  • A global and in-depth vision of our clients’ businesses: we see the big picture and the detail.
  • A systematic approach to finding the right solutions to bring added value to our clients’ activities and optimise their investments. We understand our clients’ needs and can find the legal approach that best addresses every challenge they face.
  • Excellence in legal services.
  • An efficient, dedicated, committed, innovative and practical team.
  • A close partnership with the client.
  • Exceptional know-how, specialisation and an unparalleled track record.
  • Trusted ties with leading international law firms.

António Pinto Duarte

Lawyer since 1975.

Law degree, by the University of Lisbon School of Law (1972).

Assistant teacher in the University of Lisbon School of Law (October 1977 – November 1986, with the regency of Real Estate Law and General Theory of Civil Law.

Consultant and attorney-at-law of several financial institutions, since 1985.

Practice in arbitrations (as an arbitrator and as an attorney).

Experience in public tenders (as a member of the jury and as an attorney-at-law).

Part of the list of arbitrators of the Arbitration Centre of the Portuguese Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Experience in the elaboration of public contracts, namely concession contracts.

Participation in several legislative studies and, among them, one related to the legal regime of the State Owned Enterprises sector, and other on the subject of the environmental recovery of mining areas.

Executive Director of a banking institution since 2004.

Preferred Areas: Civil, Commerce, Banking, Financial, Labour, Mining, Real Estate Law, Litigation, Arbitration (national and international).

Languages: English, French and Spanish.

Firm Overview:

FDR was founded on 1st May 2004, resulting of the integration of two teams of professionals, one lead by António Pinto Duarte, already at that time with a long and recognised practice in the areas of Public and Private Law, together with its ramifications.

Nowadays, as FDR – Pinto Duarte, Côrte-Real, Casado Neves & Associados, Sociedade de Advogados, R.L., the firm follows and keeps up with the dynamics and the ongoing legal complexity of today’s society, in its different areas, with a group of lawyers of consolidated and multidisciplinary expertise and, at the same time, highly qualified and specialised in the various branches of the Law.