Maria Margarida Torres

Biography & Experience

Maria Margarida Torres coordinates the Immigration and Real Estate Law team.

She has been responsible for a large number of private and business investment operations in her areas of activity, advising domestic and international clients of several nationalities. She regularly deals with contracts, due diligences, negotiations and licenses, monitoring with Portuguese public and private entities the different processes that clients develop in Portugal, as well as civil issues associated with their mobility to Portugal, related to visas, residences and nationality processes.

She has been active in various areas of administrative law, with particular emphasis on public procurement and urbanism issues, in procedural matters and in administrative litigation. She has accompanied clients in operations involving office buildings, shopping centres, retail parks, logistics parks, hotels, other tourist ventures, among others.

She is the author of numerous articles regarding Immigration, Real Estate and Urban Planning Law, in Portuguese and international publications, including Advocatus, Iberian Lawyer, Eurobiz, Pontos de Vista, among others. She is also often invited to be a keynote speaker at many conferences worldwide, in China, South Africa, Brazil, London and Russia.

Practice & Expertise

Languages

Portuguese, English, Spanish.

2019

Caiado Guerreiro
Partner

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2009

Caiado Guerreiro
Associate

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2006

Caiado Guerreio
Trainee Lawyer

Education

Law Degree
Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon

Taxation Specialization Course
ISCTE-OVERGEST

Postgraduate Studies in Public Law
Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon

Post-Graduate Degree in Real Estate law
Faculty of Law of the Portuguese Católica University

Post Graduation in Migration Law
Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa

 

Professional Associations

Maria Margarida Torres is a member of the Portuguese Bar Association (Ordem dos Advogados). She is also the Vice-President of the General Assembly of the Portuguese Property Owners Association (APPROP).

Professional Associations

Maria Margarida Torres is a member of the Portuguese Bar Association (Ordem dos Advogados). She is also the Vice-President of the General Assembly of the Portuguese Property Owners Association (APPROP).

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