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Name: Manuel Santos Vítor
Firm Name: PLMJ Advogados
Country: Portugal
Expertise: Energy & Natural Resources Law

Telephone: +(351) 21 319 73 00
Fax: +(351) 21 319 74 00
Email: [email protected]

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Professional Biography:

Manuel Santos Vítor is the partner who heads PLMJ Corporate/M&A and Energy and Natural Resources. He has over 25 years’ experience and is widely recognised for the work he has done in advising on a number of complex deals for domestic and foreign clients. He has extensive experience in all matters relating to corporate/M&A, transportation, insurance, and energy and natural resources. He has particular experience in handling large scale operations in Africa. He is a former Managing Partner of PLMJ.


Law degree from the University of Lisbon, 1988
Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association, 1991
Postgraduate in EU law from the College of Europe, 1989
Scholarship from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Harvard Business School
Harvard Law School


Managing Partner and Co-Managing Partner at PLMJ, 2008-2015
Partner at PLMJ since 1998


IBA – International Bar Association