João Caiado Guerreiro

Biography & Experience

João Caiado Guerreiro is a lead partner of the Corporate and M&A and Litigation & Arbitration departments, also coordinating the teams of Capital Markets, Banking and Finance, Project Management, Foreign Investment and Corporate Governance.

João Caiado Guerreiro has been responsible for a significant number of operations and projects of large size and complexity in his areas of expertise in Portugal and abroad. He has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, and is a consultant to some of the most important national and international companies operating in Portugal and President of the Shareholders’ General Assembly of several of the largest companies based in Portugal.

João Caiado Guerreiro is one of the lawyers with greater notoriety in the country in the area of capital markets and mergers and acquisitions having become noticed especially in major national and international projects and having his practice recognized by major international directories. João Caiado Guerreiro has participated in major transactions in the areas of project finance, securitization, investment funds and derivatives.

He is frequently invited as a speaker at several national and international conferences and is a regular commentator of business and law at major national television channels, such as RTP, SIC and TVI. Also, João Caiado Guerreiro often writes articles for national and international publications within his areas of expertise.

Practice & Expertise

Languages

Portuguese, English, Spanish, French.

1999

Caiado Guerreiro
Partner

Education

Law Degree
Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon

LL.M in International Business Law
King’s College, London

Professional Associations

João Caiado Guerreiro is a member of the Portuguese Bar Association (Ordem dos Advogados), as well as of the Brazilian Bar Association – São Paulo (OAB).

He is a member of the International Bar Association (IBA), of the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies of the University of London, King’s College Alumni Association and of the American Bar Association (ABA). He is also the firm’s representative member at the International Association of Lawyers (UIA).

Additionally, João is one of the founders of the Portuguese Property Owners Association (APPROP) and acts currently as its President.

 

Professional Associations

João Caiado Guerreiro is a member of the Portuguese Bar Association (Ordem dos Advogados), as well as of the Brazilian Bar Association – São Paulo (OAB).

He is a member of the International Bar Association (IBA), of the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies of the University of London, King’s College Alumni Association and of the American Bar Association (ABA). He is also the firm’s representative member at the International Association of Lawyers (UIA).

Additionally, João is one of the founders of the Portuguese Property Owners Association (APPROP) and acts currently as its President.

 

TEACHING

Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon
Professor and coordinator of the discipline of Labour Law (1991/1992)
Professor and coordinator of the discipline of Commercial Law (1993/1994)

Higher Institute of Languages and Administration – ISLA
Professor and coordinator of the discipline of Labour Law (1992/1994)

Fernando Pessoa University
Visiting Professor of the disciplines of Commercial Law and Labour Law in the Government and Family Business Succession MBA (2008/2009)

ISCTE – University Institute of Lisbon
Professor of the discipline of Real Estate Law in the Postgraduate studies in Property Law (2008/2011)

ISEG – Lisbon School of Economics and Management
Visiting Professor of the disciplines of Commercial Law and Banking Law in the Banking Operations Management Master’s (2012/2015)

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