Pedro Nunes

Pedro Nunes


Pedro advises on a wide range of asset-backed finance transactions, including securitisations, financing portfolios backed by residential mortgage assets, non-performing assets and consumer loans. 

An originator, on a £2,705,261,000 public RMBS for the sale of a portfolio of performing and non-performing exposures in the UK.

An Arranger and Lead Manager on a €694,000,000 public RMBS of Spanish residential mortgages.

A football club originator on a €150,000,000 private warehouse securitisation of broadcasting rights in Portugal (previous firm experience)


Representative matters

Mentoring young people through UpReach programme.

Pro bono

Rita Carillho da Cunha, Pedro Nunes, (October 2020) “Brief reflexions on the issues related with empty voting and possible solutions”, Direito das Sociedades em Revista, Vol. 24, Lisboa.Enter new content here/update existing if displayed above

Pedro Nunes (2015), “The financial assistance prohibition. In particular, Leveraged Buy-Outs”, Revista Eletronica de Direito, Porto.


  • Portugal, 2017



Admitted as a Lawyer in Portugal, 2017


LLM – Master of Laws, International Financial Law, King’s College London, 2019

Master’s Degree (Research Programme), Corporate Law, Portuguese Catholic University, 2017

Law Degree, University of Porto, 2014


A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.