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Mafalda Barreto

Managing partner - Lisboa Managing partner - Lisbon

Education

Post-graduation in Corporate and Commercial Law, Catholic University of Lisbon (2004)
Post-graduation in Tax Law, Instituto Superior de Gestão&nbsp (Business & Economics School);(2001)
Law degree, Catholic University of Lisbon (1998)

Specialisation

Banking and Finance, Corporate and M&A, Joint Ventures, Capital Markets, Restructuring, Foreign investment, Investment in Africa, Commercial Contracts, Corporate Disputes

Membership of Professional Bodies and Associations

Member of the Portuguese Bar Association since 2000

Languages

Portuguese
English
Spanish

Publications

Co-author of the Portuguese chapter from the book Investment Funds, Thomson Reuters. Third edition (2016)
Co-author of the Portuguese chapter from the book Shareholders’ Rights in private and public companies. Jurisdictional comparisons, The European Lawyer Reference (Thomson Reuters). Second edition (2015)
Co-author of the Portuguese chapter from the book Debt Restructuring, an alternative to insolvency proceedings. Jurisdictional comparisons, The European Lawyer Reference (Thomson Reuters). First edition (2015)
Co-author of the Portuguese chapter from the book Private Equity, The European Lawyer Reference (Thomson Reuters) (2014)

Industries

Energy Infrastructure

Acknowledgments

  • 2019
  • 2018

IFLR 1000 2019: Highly Regarded. Banking, Capital Markets: Debt, Capital Markets: Equity, M&A

Best Lawyers 2019 (since 2017). Corporate Law

The Chambers Global 2019. Corporate/M&A – Portugal

«Clients highlight her "availability, experience, pragmatism and deal-oriented approach"»

The Chambers Europe 2019. Corporate/M&A – Portugal

The Legal 500 2019. Capital Markets

The Legal 500 2019. Commercial, Corporate and M&A

The Legal 500 2019. Projects and Project Finance

The Legal 500 2019. Banking and Finance

Best Lawyers 2018 (since 2017). Corporate Law

Chambers Europe 2018. Corporate/M&A- Portugal

Chambers Global 2018. Corporate/M&A (Portugal)

“She is always defending the interests of her clients.”

Legal 500 2018. Banking and Finance

Legal 500 2018. Capital Markets

Legal 500 2018. Commercial, Corporate and M&A

Legal 500 2018. Projects and Project Finance

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