practice areas


  • Portuguese
  • English

Hugo joined the firm in 2010. He has gained exposure to all areas of the law despite his focus on Banking & Finance, Corporate, Gaming, Leisure and Hospitality and Project Finance

Since 2011, Hugo has been assisting in providing advice to one of the gaming operators in Macau, having acquired vast experience dealing not only with corporate day-to-day challenges but also with major project financing arrangements aimed at funding its growth, development and operation.
Hugo has also been building and developing his expertise in other areas of practice, such as Employment and Immigration, having been involved in the drafting of companies’ internal policies and employment agreements; Aviation, in which he has collaborated in several aircraft transactions; and Property and Real Estate, having participated in various transactions and judicial cases.

Professional Qualifications

  • Registered with the Macau Lawyers’ Association

Academic Qualifications

  • Law Degree (LLB), Law School, University of Lisbon, Portugal (2009)

Professional Experience

  • 2014 to date: Lawyer at Manuela António – Lawyers and Notaries, Macau SAR
  • 2010 to 2014: Trainee Lawyer at Manuela António – Lawyers and Notaries, Macau SAR