Gouveia Pereira, Costa Freitas & Associados, Sociedade de Advogados, R.L. (GPA) is an independent Law Firm. Its founding partners, as well as some of the other partners, have originally come from the law firm integrated in the PwC Legal international network (correspondent law firms of PriceWaterhouseCoopers, former Landwell). The remaining team members have come from other prestigious traditional Portuguese law firms. The years of experience gathered by GPA's partners and associates allow the firm to render a rigorous multidisciplinary service based on professional excellence.
GPA, through its network of law firms "GPA Network" is represented in the entire Portuguese territory, having offices in all the district capitals of the Country, being also present in the African Countries of Official Portuguese Language, more precisely in Angola, Cape Verde and Mozambique. This local presence enables GPA to provide its clients a sound legal advice wherever its business goes.
GPA's insurance and compliance team render advice regarding the acquisition, incorporation, establishment, restructuring and liquidation of insurance companies and mediators, local and foreign, as well as the respective branches and representative offices.
GPA also provides assistance to life and non-life insurance companies and mediators daily operation, namely assisting their Legal & Compliance teams in all regulatory issues, drafting and reviewing insurance policies and assisting with disputes and litigations arising out or in connection with life and non-life insurance classes, possessing notable experience and strong expertise in litigation related to life, disability, D&O, M&A, civil liability, damages and bond insurance.