Morais Leitão appoints Nuno Gundar da Cruz head of insolvency team

Morais Leitão have appointed managing associate Nuno Gundar da Cruz as coordinator of the firm’s restructuring and insolvency practice group.

Gundar da Cruz (pictured), who joined the firm in 2006, has significant expertise in the areas of civil, commercial and criminal litigation.

Gundar da Cruz will take over leadership of the firm’s restructuring and insolvency practice group from partner Filipe Lowndes Marques, who will continue to coordinate the firm’s banking and finance practice.

Nuno Galvão Teles, managing partner at Morais Leitão, said: “It is no secret that the restructuring and insolvency team has paved its success in the legal market these last years, becoming an unrivalled reference.”

Galvão Teles added that there was considerable satisfaction in seeing the “younger generation taking on new responsibilities within the firm and carrying on the values that distinguish Morais Leitão”.


Ben Cook