John Castillo Branco
Semapa, of which João Castello Branco is CEO, is one of the best national companies to have been advised, in many operations, at a legal level by Linklaters.
Shown here is the CEO of China Three Gorges, Yinsheng Li, due to the various processes that Linklaters has introduced to advise a Chinese state-owned company that is an EDP shareholder.
She is the current leader of Linklaters globally. The British-born law firm is one of the largest law firms in the world. In 2020, you will have billed around 2 billion euros.
Joao Pedro Oliveira e Costa
BPI, led by João Pedro Oliveira e Costa, is one of several client banks for Linklaters.
Carlos Pinto Correa
Highly respected in the field of competition law practice, this attorney was part of a group of four partners that 19 years ago brought Linklaters to Portugal.
Nuno Ferreira Losa
Specializing in dispute resolution, restructuring and insolvency, he is also part of the Linklaters Executive Committee responsible for Western Europe (excluding UK and Germany).
Marcos Souza Monteiro
He has been leading, in Lisbon, since 2016, one of Linklaters’ most important practice areas: corporate finance. He has already worked in the London office of this association.
Francisco Ferraz de Carvalho
It is Portugal’s leading partner in the areas of financial law, energy and infrastructure. He is also responsible for the team that ensures contact with Portuguese-speaking Africa.
Today in Vieira de Almeida & Associados, Jorge Bleck with Antonio Soares, Carlos Pinto Correia and Pedro Sisa Vieira, was one of the responsible for the Linklaters coming to Portugal.
Pedro Sisa Vieira
The Minister of Economy led the law firm Linklaters and was replaced by Antonio Soares in these positions. Sisa Vieira moved away from practicing law, but personal relationships remained.
Linklaters continues to provide legal support to the Foundation, led by Antonio Ramalho in some cases. He advised the constitution of Novo Banco, following the BES decision.
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