João Galamba is a Trainee Lawyer and has been at Abreu Advogados since 2018. He was a legal consultant at Abreu e C&C Advogados Timor-Leste from 2014 to 2018 and Works primarily on Commercial Law (Corporate Mergers &Acquisitions) and Labour Law.
Recognized Practitioner, Timor-Leste (2016-2019)
Advising a company in the telecommunications sector on the possible sale of the majority of its participations in the largest telecommunications provider in the country.
Advising international companies on the incorporation of local companies operating in construction, engineering, aviation, maritime transportation, heavy equipment, restaurant, consulting, pharmaceutical and others.
Advising a national construction company on labour mediations and hierarchical appeals related to undue collection of amounts owed for the importation of goods by the Customs Authority.
Advising a global leader of digital security, responsible for issuing Electronic Passports in the country.
Advising a multinational Japanese company providing banking and financial services on the preparation of legal opinions regarding the legal system of Timor-Leste.
Advising some of the largest non-profit organizations operating in Timor-Leste and participating in large-scale projects with the Government of Timor-Leste on the preparation of legislative diplomas, including the Rules of the Land-Use Planning for Ataúro Island and the Decree-Law approving the plan’s general rules and the Government Decree.
Nova University Faculty of Law
Law degree from Nova University Faculty of Law, Lisbon (2012)
Nova School of Business and Nova University Faculty of Law
Masters in Law and Management, from the Nova School of Business and Nova University Faculty of Law, Lisbon (on going)