Lisbon, Portugal

Member Overview

Number of Partners:

2 Partners

2 Consultants

20 Associates

0  Assistant Solicitors

3 Trainee Solicitors

Main Client Sectors

Corporate, Commercial and M&A, Energy / Oil & Gas Law, Administrative Law & Public Procurement, Environmental Law,  Real Estate / Property / Construction,  Employment, Benefits and Pensions and Banking and Capital Markets.

Year of Establishment

The firm was founded in 2012.

Languages Spoken

Portuguese, English, French, Spanish                            

Professional Indemnity Insurance

The firm maintains Professional Indemnity insurance.


Av. da Liberdade, 262-4ºE




T: +351 21 356 9930

F: +351 21 356 9939


MC&A is a client-driven firm, based in Lisbon, Portugal and committed to the effective management of the delivery of its services. By maintaining high standards of technical quality, the firm delivers an integrated, quick and effective service, benefitting from the experience and know-how in all the different legal areas of its lawyers.

Although we are organized into specialized areas, each of which covering a particular aspect of law, we operate as a single entity and each department interacts with the others symbiotically on issues that do not fall within its sphere of expertise. Our aim is to provide our clients with a quick and efficient resolution to their problems.

Our work as a team enables us to provide a full service to our clients, particularly by using our collective experience and know-how in the different areas of our practice. We are investing not only in the most advanced equipment and infrastructure, but also in the permanent technical and ethical training of all our professionals. Although our services will continue to expand, we offer our clients the assurance of proficient partner-led high quality services.

Our main areas of practice are the following:

Corporate, Commercial and M&A

  • Energy / Oil & Gas Law

  • Administrative Law & Public Procurement

  • Environmental Law

  • Real Estate / Property / Construction

  • Employment, Benefits and Pensions

  • Banking and Capital Markets

We have offices in Lisbon, Luanda (Angola) and Maputo (Mozambique).  We also have associated offices in Guinea Bissau, Cape Verde, S. Tomé and Principe.


Practice Areas of the Partners


Vitor Marques da Cruz


Qualified Portugal

Practice areas:

Banking and Capital Markets

Pedro Gonçalves Paes


Qualified Portugal and Brasil

Practice areas:

Corporate, Commercial and M&A



Main Contact

Vitor Marques da Cruz

Sócio / Partner

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