Before joining Espanha e Associados, Manuel worked with MC Jurist Advogados (May 2014 – February 2019) and Sociedade Rebelo de Sousa & Advogados Associados, RL (September 2009 – April 2014), where he completed his traineeship and joined the Bar Association in January 2013. Manuel further worked as an in-house legal counsel, in a secondment regime, at Sumol+Compal (March – November 2011).
Manuel has focused his practice in Corporate and Commercial Law, advising domestic and foreign clients throughout the respective corporate life and business ventures. Manuel has experience in preparing and negotiating agreements and advising in (i) corporate governance e corporate compliance, (ii) mergers & acquisitions, (iii) transformation and restructure of companies and (iv) joint venture’s and shareholders’ agreements.
Manuel graduated in 2009 from the Law School of Universidade de Lisboa.
Portuguese, English and Spanish.