Manuel Cordeiro Ferreira heads RRP Advogados' Capital Markets and Financial Services team and integrates also the firm's Corporate and M&A, Banking and Finance and Real Estate teams.
His professional activity is mainly focused on Corporate Law, in particular in the areas of Companies and Securities Law.
He has been working in mergers and acquisitions, in corporate governance and corporate finance matters, as well as in public (takeover and distribution) offerings of securities, and in the setting up and distribution of collective investment schemes (mutual and real estate funds).
Manuel also has extensive experience in the area of Financial Regulation, having advised foreign and domestic financial institutions in several matters of strategic importance, including the setting up, development and reorganization of businesses in Portugal and abroad, and in providing general regulatory advice.
Before joining RRP Advogados, he was a lawyer at Uría Menéndez - Proença de Carvalho in Lisbon from 2008 to 2017, having worked in the Capital Markets team. Between 2014 and 2015 he was assigned for one year to the London office of Uría Menéndez, during which he took the opportunity to develop his knowledge and practice of Financial Regulation, among other matters.