Senior Partner

Macau SAR

+853 2856 2322

Highly regarded

Portuguese
English
French
Spanish


Bar admissions:

Brazil
East Timor
Macau
Portugal

Jurisdictions:

Macau SAR

Practice areas:

Banking
Capital markets
M&A

Industry sectors:

Banking
Financial services
Gaming
Media
Real estate


Financial and corporate 2016

"Pedro Cortés is a responsive and knowledgeable advisor."

Pedro has been with the firm since 2003 and a Partner since 2006. Pedro is admitted to practice in Macau, Portugal, East-Timor, Brazil (São Paulo) and recognized by the Justice Department of Guangdong as a Cross-border Macau Lawyer. Pedro is a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Directors, International Association of Gaming Advisors and International Bar Association. 

  • Advised on the sale of Shell's LPG Business in Hong Kong and Macau to DCC Energy
  • Advised KNJ Global Limited on the acquisition of 30% of Global Media Group, one of the leading media groups in Portugal
  • Advised Banco BIC with the application for a Bank License with the Macau Monetary Authority
  • Assisted various clients with interests in Macau in IPO in the Hong Kong Stock Exchange

  • Banking
  • Capital markets
  • M&A

  • Banking
  • Financial services
  • Gaming
  • Media
  • Real estate

Macau, Portugal, East Timor, Brazil (São Paulo)

  • Hong Kong Institute of Directors
  • International Association of Gaming Advisors (IAGA)
  • International Bar Association (IBA)
  • Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb)
  • Associate of the Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (HKIA)

  • Law Degree from the Catholic University of Portugal, Lisbon (2000)
  • Postgraduate course on International Management, from the Economy Faculty of the University of Porto (2001)