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CS'Associados

Corporate/M&A

4 ranked lawyersBand 1PortugalEurope 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Highly regarded firm with extensive experience in various multi-jurisdictional corporate mandates. Adept at handling acquisitions, joint ventures, restructuring transactions and corporate governance mandates. Clients benefit from the firm's full-service offering. Experienced in a range of sectors, including renewable energy, real estate and healthcare. Also acts for clients in pharmaceutical, aviation and food manufacturing businesses.

Strengths

Clients highlight the team as "very focused on serving the client and making themselves available."

Others praise the team's "knowledge and know-how," adding: "They go straight to the point and are really efficient."

Notable practitioners

Bernardo Abreu Mota offers transactional support to clients in the medical, pharmaceutical, real estate and food manufacturing sectors. Clients enthuse: "He is available, provides good-quality work, gives security to the client and supports them through all the steps."

Francisco Sá Carneiro frequently assists clients with restructurings, public takeovers and acquisitions. Clients praise him as "a very experienced lawyer who is good at handling difficult situations."

Maria Castelos is highly regarded in the market and described as "strong, quick, practical and robust" by interviewees. She is well-versed in corporate and financial restructurings, public takeovers and venture capital matters.

Martim Morgado focuses his work on clients in the aviation, energy and retail sectors, usually advising on sales, joint ventures and regulatory advice. Clients highlight his "problem solving and dogmatic approach."

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Overview

CS'Associados builds close relationships with its national and multinational corporate clients in Portugal, providing them with permanent support in the legal challenges that they face in their business. That support includes providing advice on organisational, corporate governance and general corporate matters, as well as in the framework of new investments and respective regulation, in particular in connection with third party association agreements, including partnerships, joint ventures or shareholders arrangements.

CS'Associados also advises on the restructuring of corporate groups in Portugal as well as national and foreign investors with interests in Portugal on their business activity across all industrial sectors, in particular in their decision-making processes, in the negotiation and formalisation of complex and strategic contractual arrangements with third parties, including suppliers, customers or other stakeholders.



Corporate/M&A

CS'Associados

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Location

Avenida da Liberdade, 249, 8º

Lisbon

Lisbon

Portugal

1250-143

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Portugal

Corporate/M&A


Bernardo Abreu Mota
Band 2
Francisco Sá Carneiro
Eminent Practitioners
Maria Castelos
Band 1
Martim Morgado
Band 4