Partner and Head of Oporto Office

Maria Santa Martha


Maria Santa Martha has been a Partner and Head of the CCA’s Office located in Porto since 2018. She has over 20 years of experience in monitoring national, international and cross-border transactions of Corporate/M&A, Corporate, Contracts and Real Estate, under the most diverse aspects. Maria's experience includes the representation of institutional investors, investment funds, promoters and private equity firms. She advised several financing, buying and selling and leasing operations regarding properties destined for offices, shopping centres and industrial parks.

  • Post-graduation in Real Estate Law, Universidade Católica do Porto (2016)
  • Master’s Degree in Business Law, Universidade Católica do Porto (2009-2011)
  • Post-Graduation in Business Law promoted by the Instituto do Direito do Trabalho e das Empresas (IDET) of the Faculty of Law, Universidade de Coimbra (2006-2007)
  • Law Degree from Universidade Clássica de Lisboa (1994-1999)
  • Lawyer at the PLMJ Law Firm (2005-2018)
  • Lawyer at the Ferreira Pinto e Associados Law Firm (2001-2005)
  • Trainee Lawyer at PLMJ (1999-2001)
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