Senior partner

Avenida da Amizade
555 Landmark Office Tower
23rd Floor Macau SAR

+853 2856 2322

Distinguished Practitioner


Macao SAR

Practice area:

Capital markets
Corporate and M&A

Practice area/industry focus: Gaming, Banking and financial, Capital markets, Real estate, Commercial and corporate, Intellectual property, Labour, ADR

Career highlights: Joined Rato, Ling, Lei & Cortés – Advogados in 2003 and is a senior partner, holding the same position at ZLF Law Office (, Hengqin, PRC.

Pedro has a professional membership in the Macau Lawyers Association, the Portuguese Bar Association, the Brazilian Bar Association (São Paulo), the Hong Kong Institute of Directors, the International Association of Gaming Advisors (IAGA), the International Bar Association (IBA), the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) and the Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (HKIAB). He is also qualified to work as a lawyer in East Timor and is recognized by the Justice Department of Guangdong as a Cross-border Macau Lawyer.   

Pedro has been a contributor for several legal and non-legal publications and is invited Lecturer at the Portuguese Catholic University – School of Law (Lisbon).

Asialaw Distinguished Practitioner 2021 in Capital Markets, Corporate and M&A