Gonçalo Veiga de Macedo

Linklaters signs Gonçalo Veiga de Macedo as Lisbon partner

Linklaters has signed Gonçalo Veiga de Macedo (pictured) as a new partner in the banking law department in Lisbon.

Veiga de Macedo holds a law degree from the Universidade Nova de Lisboa and a master’s degree from the Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne.

The new Linklaters partner has been with the firm for more than 20 years and, for the last seven years, he has worked as counsel. He also spent his early career at firms such as Cuatrecasas and Simmons & Simmons.

Globally, Linklaters has also appointed 41 new partners and 53 new counsels. Forty percent of the new partners are women, exceeding the firm’s annual target.

Irina Wakstein