Maria Soares do Lago joined the firm in 2004. She is a member of the banking and finance team.
Maria has specialised training in financial law and works predominantly in banking and financial transactions, in particular credit facilities, project finance and debt restructuring, debt issues (including medium term notes programs and covered bonds), issues of hybrid instruments, securitisation and derivatives.
Banking and Finance (Derivatives, Investment Funds, Project Finance/Public-Private Partnerships, Securitisation and Covered Bonds, Structured Finance), Capital Markets (Debt Issues, Hybrid Instruments and other Securities, IPOs, Takeovers and other Public Offerings).
Law Degree (Law Faculty of the University of Lisbon, 2004). Course in International Financial Law (St Catherine's College, Oxford, 2004).
Portuguese Bar Association (admitted in 2006).