Advising national and international clients on private equity, venture capital and M&A transactions.

Pedro Sousa Gonçalves focuses his practice on the planning, negotiation and implementation of private equity and venture capital transactions, mainly involving complex partial acquisitions, and investment and disinvestment. He regularly coordinates these transactions in their different stages.

He also advises funds and other investment vehicles on these matters and has coordinated legal projects for the international expansion of startups and scaleups.

 Before joining Cuatrecasas, he worked at another law firm in Portugal. He is chair of the boards of several companies. 

He is a member of the Portuguese Bar Association.


  • Advanced Master in International Business Law  
    Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Lisbon, 2021

    Bachelor of Laws 
    Universidade de Lisboa, 2016