Experience

Energy
Finance
M&A

Languages

English
French
Spanish

"M&A and finance specialist and domestic heavyweight."Legal 500

Experience

Energy
Finance
M&A

Languages

English
French
Spanish
Pedro Rebelo de Sousa, Founding and Managing Partner of SRS Advogados, is considered a benchmark in Finance and M&A.

Pedro advises domestic and international clients on significant banking and finance matters, as well as structuring and executing big ticket M&A transactions. With more than 40 years of experience, Pedro has a unique banking and finance background having been a senior officer in international investing banking in São Paulo and New York, and also as Chairman/CEO of a Portuguese bank.
  • Since 2009 – Managing Partner of SRS Advogados (formely Simmons & Simmons Rebelo de Sousa)
  • From 2001 to 2009 – Partner of Simmons & Simmons
  • From 2004 to 2009 – Member of the Board and PAC of Simmons & Simmons in London
  • From 1993 to 2009 – Partner of Simmons & Simmons Rebelo de Sousa - Sociedade de Advogados (formerly Grupo Legal Português)
  • Since 1992 – Executive director and non-executive member of corporate bodies of various companies
  • From 1990 to 1991 – Chairman of the Board of Directors (responsible for reprivatisation) of Banco Fonsecas & Burnay, S.A
  • From 1988 to 1990 – Vice-President of the International Financial Markets Division of Citibank N.A., New York, USA
  • From 1985 to 1988 – Vice-President of the Loan Syndication and Restructuring Department of Citicorp Investment Bank, New York, USA
  • Masters of Business Administration, Getúlio Vargas Foundation – School of Business Administration, São Paulo, Brazil
  • Specialisation (Postgraduate Diploma) in Commercial and Business Law, Universidade Pontifica Católica, Brazil
  • Degree in Law, University of Lisbon School of Law (where he also worked as an assistant)
  • Portuguese and Brazilian Bar Associations
  • IBA (International Bar Association)
  • NYSBA (New York State Bar Association)
  • UIA (Union International des Avocats)

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