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MSI Global Alliance welcomes law firm in Portugal

13th January 2015

MSI Global Alliance, a leading international association of legal and accounting firms, has increased its membership by appointing Portuguese law firm CNCM Sociedade de Advogados (CNCM). With locations in Porto and Lisbon, CNCM provides comprehensive legal services to clients throughout Portugal and globally.

MSI’s chief executive, Tim Wilson, commented, “I am delighted CNCM have joined MSI Global Alliance. They are a highly professional firm of lawyers with strong Portuguese and international clients, and they will be a real asset to our organisation.”  

CNCM provides a wide range of legal services to businesses and individuals including business and corporate law, labour and tax law, litigation, IP, banking and financial services law, foreign direct investment, as well as mergers and acquisition services.

Pedro da Costa Mendes, partner at CNCM, said, “We are delighted to be part of such an exquisite group of firms and are eager to contribute to the network and assist fellow MSI members and their clients.” 

CNCM was recently named “Leading Firm 2014” by the Legal 500 and recognised by Acquisition International as “Mid-Size Commercial Law Firm of the Year 2013”.

haysmacintyre is a founding member of MSI Global Alliance and with the addition of CNCM, the Alliance now has 83 legal and accounting member firms across Europe.

If you would like any further information on this appointment or to discuss our involvement with MSI Global Alliance, please contact Mark Allwood on