SAL & Caldeira


Av. Julius Nyerere, 3412
PO Box 2830

+258 2124 1400

+258 2149 4710

Key contacts:

Contact: Sónia Sultuane
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Managing Partner: Eduardo Alberto Calu
Founder Partner: Samuel Levy
Founder Partner: José Manuel Caldeira

Quick facts:

Network memberships: OAM, CTA, ACIS
Languages: English, Portuguese, Spanish, French
Other partners: 5
Associates: 25

SAL & Caldeira offers expert knowledge in key practice areas and works actively on legal reform in Mozambique. Firm’s major clients include most of leading petroleum, mining companies, foreign investors, international banks, many diplomatic missions and international NGOs.
The firm is ranked by Chambers Global Top Ranked, and Legal 500 EMEA Top Tier, IFLR 1000 Financial & corporate and Energy & infrastructure as Tier 1 firm.
SAL & Caldeira is a member of DLA Piper Africa, an alliance of legal practices operating across Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the United States of America.

Leopoldo de Amaral

  • Working on a US$32 billion LNG Project in Mozambique.
  • Farm-in transaction a global top 10 company in the Area 4 of the Rovuma Basin. (US$3,6 billion)
  • A Japanese company, acquiring a participation in the largest mining company and in the rail and port infrastructure in Mozambique. (US$ 1.4 billion);
  • A Canadian company, negotiate, acquire and implement finance a 30MW solar power plant.(US$ 300 million).

Marla Mandlate Chade

  • Project finance for an Oil & Gas Company. (US$16 billion) 
  • Energy Generation Company, assist initial public offering of shares.  (US$ 100 million)

Assma Nordine Jeque

  • An American multinational operating in various sectors (47 jurisdictions involved). (value confidential) 
  • An international Oil & Gas company, assistance purchase of prime real estate property. (US$47 million)
  • An international breweries company, assistance drafting contracts. (US$60 million)

  • Aviation
  • Banking
  • Energy
  • Financial services
  • Forestry
  • Government and public policy
  • Industrials
  • Mining
  • Natural resources
  • Oil and gas
  • Real estate
  • Tech and telecoms
  • Tourism
  • Transport