is a law office located in the Macau Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China, with its origins in the office of Gonçalves Pereira & Rato. Having begun operations in the 1980s, the office has evolved to its present configuration of four senior named partners – Frederico Rato, ... Paula Ling, Lei Wun Kong and Pedro Cortés – two of whom are also Private Notaries, and one other partner, Chang San Si. The firm has a partner office in Hengqin, China – ZLF Law Office – and recently opened a desk in Lisbon – Lektou Portugal. With more than 25 years of legal practice in Macau, its strong professional and academic profile, together with its extensive experience and full integration within the Region, are a guarantee of the quality of the services it offers. Additionally, its consistently updated expertise and specialisation, combined with proven professional practice in diverse areas of law, allows it to offer a prompt, effective and efficient response to clients; from intervention in negotiations, disputes and ADR hearings to regular and continuous legal advice on various aspects of law.