Morais Leitão leads the ranking Chambers Global 2022

The reputed English directory Chambers and Partners released the results of the "Chambers Global 2022" ranking.

Morais Leitão is ranked as Band 1 in five practice areas: Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution and Projects.

Individually, 15 lawyers from our law firm are distinguished.
Find out below who they are and their ranking’s positions.

Banking & Finance

  • Claudia Santos Cruz (Foreign Expert - Angola // Foreign Expert - UK)
  • Filipe Lowndes Marques (Band 1)
  • Luís Branco (Eminent Practitioner)

Capital Markets

  • Carlos Osório de Castro (Senior Statespeople)
  • Eduardo Paulino (Band 3)

Corporate M&A

  • Carlos Osório de Castro (Senior Statespeople)
  • Catarina Brito Ferreira (Band 4)
  • Claudia Santos Cruz (Foreign Expert - Angola)
  • Eduardo Paulino (Band 3)
  • Nuno Galvão Teles (Eminent Practitioner)
  • Segismundo Pinto Basto (Band 4)
  • Tomás Vaz Pinto (Band 3)

Dispute Resolution

  • António Pinto Leite (Senior Statespeople)
  • Filipe Vaz Pinto (Band 2)
  • Francisco Cortez (Band 1)


  • Luís Branco (Eminent Projects)
  • Filipe Lowndes Marques (Band 1)
  • Claudia Castanheira dos Santos (Up and Coming)

Most in Demand Arbitrators

  • António Pinto Leite (Senior Statespeople)

Angola: General business law - International Firm

  • Bruno Xavier de Pina (Foreign Expertise Based Abroad - Band 2)
  • Claudia Santos Cruz (Foreign Expertise Based Abroad - Band 3)

Mozambique: General business law - International Firm

  • André de Sousa Vieira (Foreign Expertise Based Abroad - Up and Coming)