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Exploring Immigration / Second Residency to the EU: Portugal Golden Visa Program

This panel event and information session on the Golden Visa Program in Portugal, the 4th safest country in the world according to the Global Peace Index, was hosted by Greenberg Traurig on June 16, 2022. The Portuguese Golden Visa program is a residency by investment program that leads to European citizenship that has grown exponentially in popularity since its inception in 2012. The program allows non-EU nationals to have the freedom to live, work and study in Portugal, subject to an investment and a minimum staying of only 7 days per year. Hear from Portuguese counsel, property developers, and VC Funds representatives on the requirements, tax implications, and nuances of applying.



Sherman, Robert A.   Kalmykov, Kate  Francisco Everard Amaral

Robert Sherman
Former U.S. Ambassador
to Portugal, and
Senior Counsel

Greenberg Traurig

Kate Kalmykov
Shareholder and
Co-Chair, Immigration & Compliance Practice
Greenberg Traurig

Francisco Everard Amaral
Optylon Krea

José Fortunato   Nathan Hadlock Renata Leal 

José Fortunato
Royal Óbidos SPA
& Golf Resort

Nathan Hadlock
Pela Terra Farmland

Renata Leal
Portuguese Assoc.
of Residential
Tourism & Resorts

 Hugo Lima Sara Sousa Rebolo   Amy Short

Hugo Lima

Sara Sousa Rebolo
Caiado Guerreiro

Amy Short
Golden Visa Direct