Margarida Osório de Amorim has been promoted to partner in 2017. She is particularly experienced in the hospitality sector, and is considered one of the leading experts in tourism law in Portugal. Margarida understands the full range of hospitality and leisure legal issues, and provides legal support throughout the whole process of setting up hotel and tourism developments in Portugal (from construction, planning, licensing, sale to operation and management agreements with international hotel chains). Margarida has assisted a large number of international investors (Pine Cliffs Resort – the Luxury Collection, Sheraton Cascais Resort, W Hotels, Martinhal resorts, the Lumiares, among others). She has also published a variety of articles in magazines and newspapers relating to hospitality and leisure matters, and has lectured a postgraduate course in real estate law, organised by one of the top law universities in Lisbon.