João Nuno Riquito

Riquito Advogados - Macau

Managing Partner


+853 2838 9918

Market leader

Italian and French

Bar admissions:



Macau SAR

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João Nuno Riquito has been assisting Clients in Macau and in Portugal, for over 25 years, mainly on Corporate & Contract, M&A, Real Estate Development, Tourism and Dispute Resolution. He is the founder and has been the managing partner of Riquito Advogados since 2005.

  • Advised a Hong Kong listed holdings in the dividend distribution with preferential attribution of assets and cash to different equity holders, as part of an overall re-structuring of a holding company.
  • Assisting in the re-negotiation and possible extension of the concession of the gaming franchise in Portugal.
  • Assisting in all matters relating to the potential regulatory impact of a change in control of a corporate vehicle with a vested interest in a joint venture with a Macau gaming concessionaire.

  • IP
  • Banking
  • M&A
  • Private equity
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Restructuring and insolvency

  • Banking
  • Financial services
  • Gaming
  • Real estate

  • Macau Bar Association since 1992, 
  • Portuguese Bar Association since 1999 and 
  • International Bar Association since 2008

  • Macau Military Club
  • France Macau Chamber of Commerce

  • Visiting Auxiliary Professor, University of Macau (1991 to 1999)
  • Faculty of Law, Coimbra University (1991)
  • Faculty of Law, Università degli studi di Bologna (1989)