Joined SLCM in 2001. Partner since 2005. Coordinates Competition & Regulatory and Public Law areas of practice.
Professional activity focused on competition and regulation matters, being involved in important antitrust cases, both on a preventive or defensive approach, as well as Mergers & Acquisitions operations in what concerns regulatory issues and merger notifications to the Competition Authority and European Commission. Significant know-how in sectorial regulatory practice including licensing, compliance and enforcement actions, where his experience in Public Law represents an added value. Deep knowledge in telecommunications, sports rights, health, transport, energy, food and beverage sectors regulatory aspects are a distinctive factor in his practice.
In Public Law has been acting on public procurement and public contracts execution and administrative procedure matters, representing both public and private entities. Ongoing advisory on the activity and management of public enterprises. Experience in this practice area includes litigation and arbitration, where he has also been appointed as arbitrator.
German fluent speaking lawyer, Head of German Desk multi-disciplinary practice area, dealing with German clientele on a daily basis, providing primary legal care in a close relationship with the client.
Graduate in Law, Lisbon Catholic University (1992) and Master’s in Civil Law (2005) from the same University. Former Assistant Teacher at the Faculties of law of the Lisbon Catholic University (1992-1999) and the Lisbon Nova University (1999-2002), in the legal and economic area.