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.


  • 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

Matthew Maloley

Matthew Maloley is a lawyer specializing in insolvency and financial restructuring. He represents directors of companies in difficulty, major debtor companies or individual debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, financial institutions and private lenders with respect to the realization of collateral and guarantees. He is also involved in matters involving trustees, auditors and receivers in proceedings under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act and the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act.

Mr. Maloley has also developed specialized expertise in commercial litigation and more specifically in the field of real estate and contract disputes.


2009 – B.C.L., McGill University
2009 – LL.B., McGill University
2005 – B.A., Political Science and Sociology, Concordia University


The Barreau du Québec
Canadian Bar Association (CBA)
Young Bar Association of Montreal
Turnaround Management Association


A leader in real estate law with recognized strengths in all areas of business law and litigation, De Grandpré Chait has extensive experience serving companies of all sizes. Focused on results, our firm promotes an entrepreneurial and hands-on approach to better serve your needs. No matter what your legal requirements may be in the areas of real estate law, construction law, business law or litigation and dispute resolution, you can count on our lawyers to provide you with practical strategies and solutions.

Our clientele operates in a wide array of industry sectors and includes entrepreneurs, property owners, real estate developers, major retailers, franchises, financial institutions, insurers, associations, public companies, non-profit organizations and individuals. We continually strive to improve our working knowledge of our clients’ industries in order to provide advice tailored to their economic reality.