Current position: Senior partner
Practice area/industry focus: Gaming, banking and financial, capital markets, real estate, commercial and corporate, intellectual property, labour and ADR
Career highlights: Joined Rato, Ling, Lei & Cortés – Advogados in 2003 and is a senior partner, holding the same position at ZLF Law Office (www.zlflawoffice.com).
He is a member of the Macau Lawyers' Association, Portuguese Bar Association, International Association of Gaming Advisors (IAGA), International Bar Association (IBA) and is also qualified to work as a lawyer in East Timor. He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), of the Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (HKIA) and of the Hong Kong Institute of Directors (HKIoD). He was a lecturer in the master's programme for Social Sciences – Global Economic Politics, at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He is a regular speaker on legal and non-legal matters and a contributor to several legal and non-legal publications.
Asialaw Leading Lawyer 2017 in Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Construction & Real Estate and Corporate/M&A