Partner - Cuatrecasas, Gonçalves Pereira
Partner of Cuatrecasas, Gonçalves Pereira, a leading law firm in Portugal with offices throughout the world, notably in London. He is admitted to practice in Portugal, England & Wales, Brazil and New York.Read more...
Luis Borges Rodrigues is a Partner of GPA and coordinator of the Real Estate and Tourism practice areas within the firm.
With over 12 years experience in the market, Luis has led the real estate department of GPA and assisted several international and national clients on the establishment of their business ventures in Portugal and in the Portuguese African Speaking Countries.
The scope of works included the planning, structuring, negotiation and execution of several operations with real estate assets such as real estate due diligences, acquisitions and sale of assets, structuring groups of real estate companies, licensing of real estate projects (including large scale touristic developments and hotels ), construction and structuring contracts, financing of real estate projects.
About GPA :
Gouveia Pereira, Costa Freitas & Associados, Sociedade de Advogados, R.L. (GPA) is an independent Law Firm. Its founding partners, as well as some of the other partners, have originally come from the law firm integrated in the PwC Legal international network (correspondent law firms of PriceWaterhouseCoopers, former Landwell).
GPA, through its network of law firms "GPA Network" is represented in the entire Portuguese territory, having offices in all the district capitals of the Country and in the Vilamoura, in the Algarve. This local presence enables GPA to provide its clients a sound legal advice wherever its business goes.
GPA has adopted as its mission "Teaming with our Clients". In fact, it is our commitment and concern to build and maintain lasting relationships with our Clients, making us one more member of their team always available and a strategic player in their business.
GPA's team of lawyers, provides a specialized counselling in all the main areas of the law, namely Corporate, including Mergers and Acquisitions, Oil & Gas Banking, Finance and Securities, Public Law, Real Estate and Tourism, Labour, Insurance, Litigation, Intellectual Property, Environment, EU and Competition, Media Law, Immigration, Residence and Visas, Sports Law, Transportation, Maritime, Pharmaceutical, Foundations and other non-profit Organizations.
Maria is the PR & Investor Relations Vice President of Gemcorp Capital, an independent investment management firm focused on emerging markets. She is also a member of the Council and heads the Committee responsible for relations between Portuguese-speaking countries and UK Business.Read more...
Economic and Commercial Counsellor, Portuguese Embassy in London
Rui Boavista Marques is currently the Economic and Commercial Counsellor of the Embassy of Portugal in London and the Director of AICEP Global Portugal (Agency for Investment and Trade of Portugal) for the U.K. and Ireland, with the responsibility of promoting Portuguese exports of quality products and services to the U.K. and to attract direct investment into Portugal.Read more...
General Manager of Novo Banco’s London Branch. (successor of Banco Espirito Santo London Branch.)
Novo Banco is one of the largest Portuguese financial groups, involved in most areas of the financial services industry, and has a vast international presence.Read more...