CCSL Advogados appoints Rita Rendeiro as partner and strengthens its team with three new hires

Rita Rendeiro joins Finance, Compliance and Sustainability practices.

Posté le mardi, novembre 14 2023
CCSL Advogados appoints Rita Rendeiro as partner and strengthens its team with three new hires

CCSL Advogados announced the integration of Rita Rendeiro as the new partner at CCSL Advogados for the practices of Finance, Compliance and Sustainability.

With approximately 17 years of experience, Rita Rendeiro has worked in prominent law firms in Portugal and abroad, including Vieira de Almeida (VdA) in Lisbon, Clifford Chance and Dentons in London, where she advised clients in Banking and Finance, Structured Finance, and Capital Markets.

She has also been part of the Issuers Department at the Portuguese Securities Market Commission (CMVM) and held leadership positions in international banks, serving as Head of Legal at Deutsche Bank and as Head of Legal, Compliance, and AML at Abanca in Portugal, as well as in a Private Equity firm focused on impact investments.

Rita holds a degree in Law from the Faculty of Law at the Universidade Nova de Lisboa, LLM in International Business Law from the Universidade Católica Portuguesa, and is a Certified ESG Analyst (CESGA®) by EFFAS – European Federation of Financial Analysts Societies.

Rita Rendeiro joins the team of partners, which includes José Calejo Guerra (leading the Tax Law practice), João de Lemos Portugal (Real Estate and Public), Mafalda Almeida Carvalho (Corporate and M&A), Hugo Batista Falcão (Litigation), and non-executive partner João Diogo Stoffel.

CCSL Advogados has also welcomed lawyers Lourenço Noronha e Andrade, joining from PLMJ, and Francisco Borges Coelho, joining from OC Advogados to reinforce the Corporate and M&A and Finance, Compliance, and Sustainability. The new hires also include trainee lawyer Júlia Teles, who graduated in Law from the Faculty of Law at the University of Lisbon.