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Clemente V. Galvão

Laywer, limited liability

Clemente V. Galvão

Laywer, limited liability

Clemente founded CVG LEGAL in 2010, and has more than 20 years of professional experience.

He has developed his practice mainly in the areas of Commercial and Corporate law, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate law, Restructurings and Insolvencies, amongst other areas. He has also advised domestic and foreign clients on a wide range of transactions and coordinated legal teams on relevant and complex transactions, both in Portugal and abroad.

Clemente started his professional career at Vieira de Almeida & Associados, where he worked for around five years, before joining Uría Ménendez-Proença de Carvalho in 2003, where he worked until starting at CVG LEGAL.

During this period, he was on secondment to an international investment bank for two years and had the opportunity to develop his practice in Madrid for one year, which increased and enrichened his international experience.

Today, Clemente continues to develop and expand his know-how and professional practice. He also regularly participates in conferences and seminars in his areas of practice.


  • Postgraduate studies in Securities Law - University of Lisbon, Faculty of Law, 1998
  • Law degree - University of Lisbon, Faculty of Law, 1997


  • Portuguese Bar Association (admitted in 1997)

Some articles published

  • "Cross border mergers in Company Law and Competition Law: removing the final barriers" (with Nuno Ruiz and Helena Vaz Pinto), in Estudos de Direito Europeu - Congressos da FIDE, Relatórios Portugueses - 1990-2008, Princípia Editora, Lda
  • "Declarações e Garantias em Compra e Venda de Empresas - Algumas Questões", in Actualidad Jurídica Uría Menéndez, Madrid, año 2005, nº12, pages 103 and following
  • "Conteúdo e Incumprimento do Contrato de Compra e Venda de Participações Sociais", in Revista da Ordem dos Advogados, Ano 70, I/IV, Lisbon, Jan-Dez. 2010

Preferential Areas

  • Commercial and Corporate Law
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Private Equity
  • Banking and Finance
  • Real Estate
  • Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Family business and assets


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