Cuatrecasas partner Paulo de Sá e Cunha has been appointed head of the firm’s Oporto office.
The office has a team of twenty lawyers plus seven support staff.
The office reported a 21 per cent increase in revenue in 2018.
A criminal law specialist, Sá e Cunha (pictured) has been a partner at Cuatrecasas since 2008.
Maria João Ricou, managing partner of Cuatrecasas in Portugal said: “Paulo de Sá e Cunha has been increasingly involved in the activity of the Porto office, and he was a natural choice for this role – the Porto office has had a remarkable growth path and we intend to continue investing in its growth.”
Earlier this month, the former head of Cuatrecasas’ Oporto office, Filipe Avides Moreira, moved to PLMJ.