Luís Pedro Oliveira


Languages Known:

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Luís Pedro Oliveira

Senior associate


Luís Pedro Oliveira is a senior associate in the Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Law and Commercial Contracts department.
He joined the office in September 2009, he was seconded in the London office of Dechert LLP between January and June 2017, during which time he practiced in the Corporate & Securities department.
He has been actively involved in the implementation of several transactions, domestic and cross-border, in the practice areas of Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) and corporate restructuring, involving Portuguese and international groups in multiple sectors, notably real estate, tourism and private security. He renders on-going advice to Portuguese companies and international groups present in Portugal.
He also has extensive experience in restructuring and mediating shareholders’ agreements in the context of family businesses.
In Dechert LLP he was  mainly involved in M&A and private equity transactions.
Luís Pedro Oliveira is a member of the Portuguese Bar Association (Ordem dos Advogados).

Academic background:

Law degree – Nova University Law School (2008).
Master’s in Business and Corporate Law (dissertation on the legal regime of generic obligations set forth in the Portuguese Civil Code) – Nova University Law School (2010).



“Autonomy of the legal regime ascribed to evidence inadmissibility legal regime (Da autonomia do regime das proibições de prova), in Criminal Evidence and Right of Defence – Studies on the Theory of Evidence and Defence Guarantees in Criminal Proceedings (Prova Criminal e Direito de Defesa – Estudos sobre Teoria da Prova e Garantias de Defesa em Processo Penal), Coimbra, Almedina, 2010, pp. 257-290 (reprinted, 2013).