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Gómez-Acebo & Pombo

Corporate/M&A

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What the team is known for

Compact, highly qualified team assisting international clients with investments in Portugal. Covers M&A, disposals and joint ventures, with additional capacity to advise on tax or financing aspects. Acts for clients from a number of sectors including energy, real estate and telecommunications. Also advises on transactions in the education and pharmaceutical industries.

Notable practitioners

Mafalda Barreto advises clients in the energy, real estate and pharmaceutical sectors. She wins plaudits for her "prompt responses and business acumen."

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Overview

GA_P is increasingly active in the distressed, hedge and private equity arena, representing US and UK-based funds launch or expand their Portuguese investment portfolios. In recent years, our corporate focus is to represent sophisticated clients undertaking complex deals.

It is in this scenario that GA_P Portugal, an office characterised for its international approach, has succeeded advising its long-standing clients on the expansion of their activities in the Portuguese territory, such as Ares Management, Anticimex and Talanx AG.

Also, in relation to corporate and commercial advice, we continue to advise our long-standing clients and new clients in their day-to-day activities. Some of these clients include: Hermès, Giorgio Armani, Calvin Klein, Prisa, Endesa, 500 Startups, Looping Group, Advantage Smollan Limited, Foresight Group, Talanx Infraestructure , Banque PSA within others in an array of corporate and commercial matters.

Members

Barreto, Mafalda (Head of Department)

Carrilho da Graça, Luísa

de Avillez Pereira, Miguel

Morgado, Susana

Santos Barata, Filipe

Clients

500 Startups

Advantage Smollan Limited, USA and South Africa

American Industrial Partners (AIP), USA

Anticimex

Ares Management

DAK Americas (Alfa Group), Mexico

Foresight Group

GvW Graf von Westphalen, Germany

Looping Group

PLENIUM PARTNERS / EKZ RENEWABLES AG, Spain and Switzerland

Prisa

Smith Micro Software, Inc, USA

Talanx Infrastructure, Germany

VIKING RIVER CRUISES AG, Switzerland

Industries

Automobile

Banks

Chemicals

Construction

Consumer Product Manufacturing

Education

Energy

Financial Services

Food & Drink Producers

Health Care

Industrial Engineering

Insurance

Media

Pharmaceuticals

Professional Services

Real Estate

Real Estate Finance

Retail

Technology

Telecommunications

Transportation

Travel & Leisure

Utilities

Corporate/M&A Department

Gómez-Acebo & Pombo

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Department location

Avenida Duque de Ávila, n.º 46, 6.º.

Lisbon

Lisbon

Portugal

1050-083

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Portugal

Corporate/M&A


Mafalda Barreto
Band 3