With extensive experience and in-depth knowledge in the banking & finance area, she has rendered advice in debt restructurings, structured finance, corporate finance, privatizations, and project finance transactions.

Margarida Leal Oliveira advises companies and financial institutions, with particular emphasis on the sectors of highway concessions and PPP in the areas of health and energy.

Member of the Portuguese Bar Association.

Assistant Lecturer of European Law and Property Law at the University of Lisbon Law School, 1997-2000.


  • Master in Banking and Finance Law
    King’s College, University of London, 2001

    Postgraduate studies in Securities Law
    Universidade de Lisboa, 1998

    Bachelor of Laws
    Universidade de Lisboa, 1997

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