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Europe Guide 2022
Portugal Banking & Finance
3
Band 3

3 Ranked Lawyers

About

Provided by Sérvulo & Associados

SÉRVULO provides regular advice to credit institutions and finance companies, has vast experience of financial operations and debt restructuring, routinely assists with the development of banking products and services, and is particularly skilled in handling complex national and international transactions. The firm also represents clients in their dealings with the relevant regulatory authorities, seeking authorisations for credit institutions, investment companies, holding companies and respective qualified shareholders.

Chambers Review

Provided by Chambers
Banking & Finance - Portugal
3
Band 3
What the team is known for

Sérvulo & Associados is a highly respected practice noted for its outstanding regulatory advice. The firm often provides assistance to prominent financial institutions and investment funds and is well placed to assist with transactional or operational issues. It has experience in the establishment and authorisation of payment services entities.

Work Highlights

Provided by Sérvulo & Associados
  • Acted for Novo Banco and Montepio Investimento on financing the acquisition of five commercial real estate assets by Olimpo Real Estate Portugal, SIGI.

Notable Practitioners

Provided by Chambers
Paulo Câmara
N
Paulo Câmara
3
Band 3

Paulo Câmara leads financial services regulatory matters both for major Portuguese banks and for new entrants to the market. Clients note that "he is very well prepared and has a good understanding of the new tendencies and trends in the financial sector."

Manuel Magalhães
N
Manuel Magalhães
3
Band 3

Manuel Magalhães has notable experience in financing matters arising within the context of insolvencies of Portuguese credit institutions. He also earns praise for his broader finance practice, which includes advice on the negotiation of new corporate loans and development finance agreements. "He is a reliable and savvy lawyer," says one source.

Francisco Barona
N
Francisco Barona
4
Band 4

Francisco Barona demonstrates solid knowledge of corporate finance matters and debt restructuring operations. Clients enthuse: "He is knowledgeable about the sector, diligent, experienced and a good negotiator."

Ranked Lawyers at
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Banking & Finance

Manuel Magalhães
3
Manuel Magalhães
3
Band 3
Paulo Câmara
3
Paulo Câmara
3
Band 3
Francisco Barona
4
Francisco Barona
4
Band 4

Members

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Francisco Boavida Salavessa

Inês Palma Ramalho

Sofia Thibaut Trocado

Verónica Fernández