Duarte de Athayde named Co-Chair of the IBA – International Bar Association’s – Servicing Industry Subcommittee

Duarte de Athayde was recently named Co-Chair of the Servicing Industry Subcommittee as part of the Real Estate section of the IBA – International Bar Association. This appointment recognises the Abreu Advogados Managing Partner for work in the area of Commercial Real Estate, being a two year position starting in January 2021.

Over the course of his career, Duarte de Athayde has acted mainly on structuring foreign investment, as well as leading acquisitions in the Portuguese market, particularly in the real estate sector, advising on real estate law, commercial law (corporate and mergers and acquisitions) and related tax law.

The International Bar Association (IBA) is a leading international organisation of legal professionals, Bar Associations and law firms. The IBA influences the development of reform of international law and moulds the future of the legal profession around the world. It has 55,000 lawyers who are individual members and 190 Bar Associations and firms in all continents.