Rui heads the firm’s Gaming & Wagering practice. He has been based in Macau for the past eleven years, where he is recognized as one of the leading gaming lawyers. Rui regularly acts for gaming companies in Macau and across the Asia-Pacific region. He also assists governments in emerging markets developing their gaming policies and regulatory frameworks.
Rui has been distinguished as “Emerging Leader of the Year” in the “Asia Gaming Awards 2017” and has been successively recognized as a leading gaming lawyer in the Asia-Pacific region by “Chambers and Partners” having been elevated to Band 1, the highest achievement possible by an individual lawyer or law firm.
Rui is also the global chair of the “Lex Mundi Gaming Solution”, a network of law firms covering over 25 gaming jurisdictions around the world and a member of the Board of Trustees of the “International Association of Gaming Advisors”.