• AFG awarded

    2014 CHAMBERS GLOBAL Leading Individual

  • Chambers Global (2011 edition)

    recommends AFG Advogados as a leading law firm in Timor-Leste.

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  • “Filipe Alfaiate is celebrated for his “strong negotiation skills and vast knowledge of the law in the local Timor-Leste context.” His prior experience practising in London and Lisbon also receives praise, with sources complimenting “his business acumen along with his international training and outlook.” Chambers and Partners Asia-Pacific and Global Guides 2017

    Chambers 2017, Chambers and Partners Asia-Pacific and Global Guides

  • Filipe Alfaiate is managing partner and “combines international expertise with a deep knowledge of local law.”Sources explain that “he is someone whose advice you can rely on, as he knows his stuff and is not shy in pointing out the risks.Ranked 1st 2014

    Chambers Global, 2014

  • This firm is commended for its capacity for handling work on behalf of international clients. The team advises on the full range of commercial matters, including inbound investment, high-profile oil and gas matters, and construction finance projects. Highlights for the team include advising on a complex USD$9 billion fund structuring, and assisting in a US$600 million infrastructure project. Ranked 1st 2012

    Chambers 2012, Global and Asia Pacific

  • “The lawyers are able to provide advice in English and Portuguese and complement this ability with an intimate understanding of the nation’s legal and business scene. The practice acts predominantly for international clients (..) and its key strengths lie in the areas of local company and tax law and project finance”.Ranked 1st 2013

    Chambers 2013, Global and Asia Pacific

  • “A number of interviewees highlight the firm’s ability to “combine local expertise with international standards of service.”

    Clients also highlight the team’s commercial, solutions-oriented approach, commenting: “The firm is very professional and focused on results. They have technical expertise as well as a strategic mindset.”  Chambers and Partners Asia-Pacific and Global Guides 2017  

    Chambers 2017, Chambers and Partners Asia-Pacific and Global Guides