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António Vicente Marques

Partner AVM

Member Details

  • Angola

Exclusive IR Member for:

  • Corporate Law
Largo 17 de Setembro, N.º 3 - 3.º Andar - Sala N.º 329 Edifício Presidente Business Center
Luanda Angola

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AVM law firm was founded by António Vicente Marques in 1998.

Practice Areas

  • Banking, Financial and Insurance
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Administrative Law and Customs
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Tax
  • Capital Markets
  • Telecommunications


University of Coimbra Law School (1998); Institute of European and Economic Criminal Law, University of Coimbra Law School (Post-graduate Degree in European Economic Criminal Law, 1999); University of Coimbra Law School (Master's Degree in Company Law, 1999-2001); LLM in Commercial Law (University of Coimbra Law School, 2014); Central Law Training, London (Oil & Gas Specialisation).


1998 - Portugal; 2003 - Angola; 2011 - Brazil; 2012 - East Timor


Portuguese Bar Association; Angolan Bar Association; Brazilian Bar Association; American Bar Association.

Recent Published Work

Gas Decommissioning, Angola chapter – London, 2013

Oil anProject Finance, Angola – Luanda, 2012

Angolan Tax Law (Vol. I, II) – Luanda, 2010


Portuguese, English, French & Spanish

Firm Description

AVM is a commercial full service law firm operating in Africa, South America and Europe with an integrated team of morethan 85 lawyers.

AVM’s structure has solidified and expanded over the last two decades and today has become one of the most modern and internationally respected law offices operating in Angola, Brazil, East Timor,Mozambique and Portugal with the opening of further offices in other jurisdictions currently underway.

The firmdelivers corporate and business services to international and national clients in all of these Portuguese speakingcountries.

AVM is a market-leading firm in energy, financial services, real estate andIT.

AVM is proud of its African and Lusophone history and will continue to grow with and follow clientsinto a number of new emerging markets and some more established jurisdictions.

AVM’s Areas of Practise:

  • Corporate
  • Banking, Finance and Insurance
  • Construction & Infrastructure
  • Litigation and Arbitration
  • International Commercial Contracts
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Public and Customs Law
  • Tax
  • Real Estate and Planning
  • Insolvency & Restructuring
  • Foreign Investment
  • Employment Law and Immigration
  • Capital Markets
  • Intellectual Property
  • Data Protection
  • Health and Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Telecommunications
  • Transport