ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND
Law Degree in Faculdade de Direito da Universidade Portucalense, (1995); Lecturer on Commercial Law and Civil Procedure Law in several Portuguese and International Universities (1998 -2015); Advanced Studies Diploma on Commercial Law in Facultad de Derecho of Universidad de Santiago de Compostela (2003); LLM on Contract Law in Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Coimbra (1997); Member of the Review Committee of the Angolan Commercial Law (2000); Researcher in the ISDC – Institut Suisse de Droit Comparé (Lausanne) (2003); PhD Studies – Stage of thesis (Department of Commercial Law) in Facultad de Derecho of Universidad de Santiago de Compostela (2013); Member of the jury in the Portuguese Bar Association (2015).
Regular speaker and lecturer in conferences and workshops on Litigation and Civil Procedure Law; Member of the Competition Commission of the International Chamber of Commerce; Member of the Private Enforcement Task Force – International Chamber of Commerce (Paris); Arbitrator of the Commercial Arbitration Center of the Commercial Arbitration Institute (Lisbon Commercial Association – Portuguese Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Porto Commercial Association – Porto Chamber of Commerce and Industry).
Founding and co-managing partner Miguel heads the commercial contracts and competition team. A leading commercial lawyer for 20 years, he is one of the leading advisers to corporations operating in the Porto region.
- Recognized Key Lawyer by The Legal 500 (2021);
- Recognized by Best Lawyers in the Corporate Law and Litigation area (2020).
- 2016/01/06: Prioridades da Política de Concorrência