GDA Advogados

Mozambique Local Law Firms: Tier 2


Practice head(s):

  • Guilherme Daniel

Next Generation Partners:

  • Guilherme Daniel

Other key lawyers:

  • Lorna Guilande
  • Mónica Levy


As the exclusive member of VdA Legal Partners in Mozambique, GdA Advogados offers international investors and local companies expertise in a wide range of sectors and access to practitioners in several jurisdictions, including Portugal, Cabo Verde and Angola. Prominent in the oil and gas, infrastructure and energy sectors, the firm covers a broad spectrum of banking and finance, foreign investment, M&A and tax matters. Founding partner Guilherme Daniel oversees the group and is especially sought after to advise on corporate, energy, natural resources and infrastructure matters. He is supported by a team of associates, including Lorna Guilande, who is recommended for energy projects and transactions in the banking and TMT sectors, and corporate and finance expert Mónica Levy.


Key clients:

  • Agility
  • Exor Petroleum
  • Lloyds Register Mozambique
  • Mota – Engil, Engenharia e Construção África, SA (Mota-Engil África)
  • ProUrbe


Work highlights

  • Advised Mota-Engil África on the public tender for the concession, under a PPP regime, of the design, construction, finance, operation and maintenance of motorway tolls in Mozambique.
  • Assisted Exor Petroleum in its downstream operations and a fuel supply agreement in relation to a new service station to be built in partnership with the client’s partners.
  • Acted for ProUrbe in the development of a significant real estate project in Maputo, the Sommerschiel Business Park.

Source: Legal 500