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Rui Pinto Proenca

Macau, China Asia-Pacific Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : General Business Law , Gaming & Gambling
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General Business Law - Macau

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Managing partner Rui Pinto Proença leads the firm's corporate and M&A practice. He is well experienced advising on high-valued acquisition, restructuring and financing mandates. One client describes him as "an energetic leader and remarkable professional in the corporate and gaming areas," while another considers him to be "the go-to lawyer for corporate and M&A matters in Macau."
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Gaming & Gambling - Asia-Pacific Region

Band 1

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Rui Pinto Proença comes highly commended in the market, with one market source describing him as a "well-established expert in this sector." He is frequently sought out by clients to advise on contentious and non-contentious gaming compliance issues, as well as commercial transactions in relation to the gaming sphere. He is particularly knowledgeable about the Macau gaming and gambling market.
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Practice Areas

Capital Markets.

Corporate | M&A.

Gaming & Wagering.

Insurance.

Career

Rui serves as Managing Partner of MdME Lawyers and is the head of the firm's Corporate and M&A and Gaming & Wagering practices.

Rui specializes in Mergers & Acquisitions, with a focus on highly regulated sectors. He often acts on private equity transactions, having a significant track record across a range of different industries. Rui also advises clients on a broad range of corporate and M&A matters, including corporate restructurings, debt issuance and strategic advice at a board level. He often advises issuers and underwriters in relation to listings of Macau interests with overseas capital markets.

Rui also focuses on the gaming sector, where he regularly acts for gaming companies in Macau and across the Asia-Pacific region. He also assists governments in emerging markets developing their gaming policies and regulatory frameworks.

Rui is the global chair of the “Lex Mundi Gaming Solution” and a member of the Board of Trustees of the “International Association of Gaming Advisors”.

Professional Memberships

Portuguese Bar Association (admitted in 2008).

Macau Lawyers Association (admitted in 2008).

Angola Bar Association (admitted in 2018).

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