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FBL Advogados

General Business Law

3 ranked lawyersBand 1AngolaGlobal 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

A prestigious department that maintains its top-tier position thanks to its significant experience advising on sophisticated cross-border mandates. The team benefits from its association with Portuguese firm Abreu Advogados, and is regularly retained by major corporations to act as local counsel on significant acquisitions, corporate and banking matters. Boasts an enviable client portfolio comprised of key financial institutions and insurance companies. Offers additional capabilities acting on real estate and contractual issues.

Strengths

One source stated: "They are an amazing firm and great to work with."

Another market observer underlined that "they have a very good team."

Notable practitioners

Fernando Faria de Bastos wins recognition as a "very good litigator" with an "active and versatile" practice.He assists clients with a broad range of contentious mandates namely including arbitration, labour and civil law issues.

"Robust" practitioner Guiomar Lopes is often recognised for her work advising on finance mandates. She offers considerable experience representing players from the energy and natural resources sector in transactional matters.  Clients benefit from her prior experience working in-house at an oil and gas company.

Founding partner Paulette Lopes is held in high esteem in the Angolan arena for her expertise advising on foreign investments and transactional mandates. One market commentator stated that "she continues to be a point of reference in Angola; she's very prestigious," while another enthused: "She is very dedicated to her clients."

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General Business Law

FBL Advogados

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Rua dos Enganos nº 1

7º andar

Luanda

Luanda

Angola

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Angola

General Business Law


Fernando Faria de Bastos
Band 2
Guiomar Lopes
Band 3
Paulette Lopes
Band 1