Corporate | M&A.
Gaming & Wagering.
Carlos advises corporations and financial institutions on a broad variety of corporate matters, including financial and operational restructurings (merger, recapitalization), regulatory compliance and strategic advice. He has been particularly active in different kinds of M&A deals, including private company acquisitions and disposals across the Asia Pacific Region. He is experienced in advising overseas companies setting up business in Macau, including in all aspects regarding respective incorporation, regulatory or tax issues.
Carlos is very keen in advising issuers, sponsors and underwriters in initial public offerings of Macau interests in the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, including in the restructuring of Macau businesses in the pre-IPO phase.
Carlos is a key contact in the gaming practice. He provides corporate and regulatory assistance to casino operators, sports betting licensees, global gaming exhibitions organizers, online and mobile gaming companies, HK listed companies with gaming interests all over Asia, gaming equipment manufacturers, gaming sector investors and other relevant players. He acquired a relevant track record in gaming related IP matters.
Macau Government – Private Notary (admitted in 2020).
Macau Lawyers Association (admitted in 2009).
Portuguese Bar Association (admitted in 2008).
Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb) – Member.