Caiado Guerreiro, previously named Franco Caiado Guerreiro, was founded in 1979 and practices all areas of law. However, the firm is better known for its services in areas of: Commercial and Corporate Law; Mergers and Acquisitions; Banking; Finance Tax and Fund Law; Labour and Social Security Law; Real Estate Law and Intellectual Property; as well as Telecommunications, Media and Technology (TMT).
Their clients include industrial and commercial companies from all business sectors, banks, financial institutions, insurance companies, professional firms, public bodies, and individuals.
Caiado Guerreiro is ranked by Chambers and Partners, Legal 500, IFLR and International Tax Review directories among Portugal's leading law firms.
João Caiado Guerreiro has been partner of Caiado Guerreiro & Associados since 1998. He is the coordinator of the Corporate, Commercial Law and M&A and Capital Markets, Investment Funds and Securitisation departments. He is both a member of and coordinator of the Banking Law and Corporate Finance, Project Management, Litigation and Arbitration and Foreign Direct Investment teams.
Mr. Caiado Guerreiro has been responsible for a significant number of large and complex operations and projects both nationally and internationally. He has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, and is the adviser to some of the most important national and international companies operating in Portugal. Furthermore, he is President of the General Assembly of several of the largest companies based in Portugal (banking, transport, parking lots, engineering, computer science, etc.).
João Caiado Guerreiro has participated in major transactions in the areas of project finance, securitization, investment funds and derivatives. João Caiado Guerreiro is considered an expert in the areas of capital markets and mergers and acquisitions, having dealt with a number of major national and international projects. João Caiado Guerreiro is considered as Chambers and Partners "star performer" in the areas of Capital Markets and Corporate and M&A.