Senior Partner
Rato, Ling, Lei & Cortés - Advogados

Pedro Cortés has been a lawyer at Lektou since 2003 and a partner since 2006, having extensive experience in gaming, corporate, finance and IP law.

Pedro has professional membership of the Macau Lawyers’ Association, the Portuguese Bar Association, the Brazilian Bar Association (São Paulo), the Hong Kong Institute of Directors, the International Association of Gaming Advisors (IAGA), the International Bar Association (IBA), the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) and the Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (HKIA). He is also qualified to work as a lawyer in East Timor and is recognised by the Justice Department of Guangdong as a Cross-border Macau Lawyer. He was lecturer at the Master’s program on Social Sciences – Global Economic Politics, at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and is Lecturer of the Law Degree Course of the Portuguese Catholic University (Lisbon School);

Pedro has been a contributor to several legal and non-legal publications, including China Outbound Investments, International Financial Law Review and International Law Office.