Mr. Porta passed the Portuguese Bar Admission exam in 2006, since that time he has worked extensively in the real estate business.
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Mr. Porta is an experienced lawyer in the field of legal services provided to foreign investors in Portugal. Since the beginning of his professional career he has specialized in understanding of the needs of visitors and investors, new residents or immigrant entrepreneurs, as well as providing guidance, advice, and navigating the uncertainties that typically accompany acquiring a second residence and general residency issues.
Mr. Porta also provides general business counseling, advice and legal services, drafting of documents and negotiation skills. He has conducted numerous real estate transactions involving purchases and sales of single family dwellings, condominiums, commercial property, rural properties, and cottages.
Law degree by “FDL – Lisbon University, Law” (Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Lisboa – www.fd.ulisboa.pt ) and Trainee Lawyer at “Flamínio Roza, Pinto Duarte, Côrte Real & Associados” (www.fdr.pt ). Postgraduate in Management and Property Valuation by the “ISEG – School of Economics & Management“ (Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão).
Areas of practice:
Real Estate business/Property Law and due diligence, Leasehold Law and contract drafting, Company Law, Family Law.
Mr. Porta also works extensively with registries and asset purchases.
His mother tongue is Portuguese and he is fluent in English and Spanish.