Expertise Practice Areas

IPOs, Takeovers and other Public Offerings

Morais Leitão has relevant experience and unrivalled know-how in advising clients on public offerings for acquisition and distribution of securities (including IPOs, public offerings, privatisations and capital increases). We have been directly involved in the majority of the largest public offerings made in Portugal. In general we assist our clients throughout the course of an operation from its strategic planning and structuring up to its implementation.

We regularly provide legal advice to major national and international investment banks, fund management companies and listed companies in the context of initial public offerings (IPO, including privatisations), capital increases (with or without the issuance of subscription rights), public offerings including admission to trading, and prospectuses passporting.