PLMJ has promoted eight of its lawyers to the position of senior associate to foster internal talent and strengthen the seniority of its teams as part of the firm´s strategic plan
The new PLMJ senior associates are:
· Cristiano Dias (Banking, Financial and Corporate Litigation)
· João Maria Mota de Campos (German desk)
· Manuel Sequeira (Corporate M&A) Pedro Rosa (Employment and Labour)
· Sara Lemos de Meneses (Banking and Finance, and Capital Markets)
In PLMJ Colab, which includes the PLMJ’s associate firms in Angola and Mozambique, Emmanuel da Silva and Elsa Tchicanha (BCSA – Angola) and Natércia Sitoe (TTA – Mozambique) have also been promoted to senior associates.
PLMJ managing partner Luis Pais Antunes (pictured) highlights that “the appointments recognize the extraordinary work of these lawyers who represent exactly what we want to see in the new generation of this firm: minds that are bold and innovative in creating legal solutions, truly critical spirits and future leaders capable of inspiring the younger lawyers”.
With these appointments, PLMJ now has 58 senior associates, 24 managing associates, and 53 partners, among a total of 287 lawyers. PLMJ remains the Portuguese law firm with the highest level of seniority.