Luís Sáragga Leal - PLMJ – Law Firm

Luís Sáragga Leal

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2010
Phone: 351 21 319 73 00

Luís Sáragga Leal is one of the founders of PLMJ Law Firm. With more than 40 years’ experience in legal practice, Luís has been associated with major transactions and capital market operations such as, (to mention only the most recent), the IPO of the Portuguese mail company CTT – Correios de Portugal, S.A. and the successful participation in the privatisation of CSS, the largest insurance and health care group in Portugal. Luís has vast experience in assisting clients in corporate finance, merger and acquisitions, projects and infrastructures and all types of cross-border transactions in Portugal and internationally in China, Macau and Portuguese-speaking countries such as Angola and Mozambique and several other jurisdictions. A member of the IBA - International Bar Association, Union Internationale des Avocats, IFA - International Fiscal Association, Portuguese section of the International Commission of Jurists and an honorary member of the Florida Bar Association, Luís Sáragga Leal has been consistently recommended in Chambers Europe and Chambers Global, Legal 500, PLC – Which Lawyer, as a leading lawyer in his areas of expertise. He was nominated for Best Lawyer of the Year 2014, for the second time. He also won The Lawyer’s European Managing Partner of the Year Award in 2011 (being the only Portuguese lawyer to ever receive this distinction) and was awarded the designation of “Senior Statesmen” by Chambers and Partners.

Office Location

Av. da Liberdade, 224
Edifício Eurolex
Lisbon, 1250-148
Portugal


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Corporate Law of the Lisbon Metro Area2014 Lawyer of the Year in Mergers and Acquisitions Law of the Lisbon Metro Area2012 Lawyer of the Year in Corporate Law of the Lisbon Metro Area2012 Lawyer of the Year in Mergers and Acquisitions Law of the Lisbon Metro Area
Luís Sáragga Leal has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!Luís Sáragga Leal has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!Luís Sáragga Leal has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!Luís Sáragga Leal has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Corporate Law
Mergers and Acquisitions Law