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Luís Borba Rodrigues

Managing Partner

Edificio Kimpa Vita Atrium
Rua Joaquim Kapango, 5
Languages English, Portuguese

Luís Borba Rodrigues is a Partner of CMS LBR.

With over 20 years experience, Luís advises clients with a special focus on energy, commercial, corporate, banking and finance, real estate, public and foreign investment sectors.

Luís has extensive experience of assisting international clients on foreign investment processes, notably with the setting-up of joint ventures and incorporation of companies. Luís has participated in and advised clients on several public tenders, privatization processes, processes for collection of public debt, public companies management, real estate matters, as well as on the critical foreign exchange regulations. He has also been very active in advising on corporate dissolution and liquidation processes, day-to-day issues, the adoption of reorganization measures, as well as bankruptcy matters.

Advising on the legal regime applicable to the Energy industry – whether related to the petroleum or the renewables sector – has been at the core of Luís intervention.

Luís is recommended for Angola Local Firms, by Legal 500, 2023. 

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Memberships & Roles

  • Member of the Portuguese Bar Association since 2001
  • Member of the Angolan Bar Association since 2012
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Awards & Rankings

  • Legal 500 (2023)
    The group is jointly led by managing partner Luis Borba Rodrigues and Silvino Domingos. Luís Borba Rodrigues has a wealth of experience advising international clients on investment projects, joint ventures and company incorporation matters, and Domingos manages a broad practice, covering IP, corporate law, tax, labour and anti-money laundering matters.
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  • Law degree, Faculdade de Direito do Porto,  Universidade Católica Portuguesa
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