Porto Legal is a leading telecommunications, technology and media boutique law firm. The firm’s outstanding practitioners have subject matter expertise and in-depth knowledge in regulatory, corporate and commercial matters. The Porto Legal staff collaborates with its clients to jointly achieve their goals and objectives by combining corporate, commercial and regulatory advice with a personalized client experience. The firm’s clients range from multinational companies to emerging startups developing industry-leading technologies.
The firm has extensive experience with national and cross-border dealings with major and complex telecom and technology transactions; including (a) in the telecommunications industry; mergers, acquisitions, financings, built-to-suit, tower sale-leaseback, collocation, sharing, roaming, and outsourcing arrangements, among others; and (b) in the technology industry; IT and technology-related transactions; advice in the procurement of infrastructure, hardware, software, devices and services; for the development, integration, testing, implementation and training of new systems; software customizations, configurations and installation; hosting and portal agreements, among others.
Porto Legal has a robust and unique startup and venture capital practice, supporting startups, from incorporation through investment rounds, growth and exit; and investors, including venture capital funds and corporate clients in pursuing corporate venturing strategies and investments. Our venture capital and technology practices naturally led us to build a recognized Fintech and Data Protection practice.
Jose Miguel Porto leads the firm, he is a seasoned attorney and recognized industry practitioner. Having worked as in-house counsel (reporting to the General Counsel of a Fortune 500), he is focused in providing a first-class service through sound legal advice and achieving customer objectives and key results.