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André Figueiredo

Lisbon, Portugal Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Banking & Finance , Capital Markets
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Banking & Finance - Portugal

Band 3

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André Figueiredo rises in the rankings due to positive client feedback underlining his ability to "explain new contexts in an utterly understandable way" on top of his "technical knowledge and risk evaluation skills." He regularly assists clients with facility agreements, and advises on NPL portfolio acquisitions and financial restructurings.
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Capital Markets - Portugal

Band 2

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The "highly knowledgeable, personable and fast lawyer" André Figueiredo is an adept at handling the full scope of capital markets transactions. His expertise covers complex shareholders deals, NPL portfolio acquisitions, credit securitisations and bonds issuances. Another client adds: "He looks for solutions that inspire confidence and give security to the client."
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Capital Markets; Banking and Finance

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André is the partner who heads the Capital Markets practice. He has a diversified practice in the areas of capital markets, corporate and structured finance and regulatory advice, acting regularly for issuers/borrowers, sponsors, banks and investors.

He has been following closely the ongoing transformation of the Portuguese banking sector, acting for investors on resolution matters, and representing investors and issuers in some of the largest NPL deconsolidation transactions, some of which public traded. André also leads the firm’s impact investment practice.

André obtained an LL.M. in Corporate Law from NYU School of Law and earned a PhD in securities law from Universidade Nova de Lisboa.

He teaches securities and financial law at the Portuguese Catholic University, is the author of several articles and legal books in the fields of securities and finance law, and a regular speaker at industry and academic conferences.

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Languages: Portuguese and English

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