Partner at Abreu Advogados
Law Degree, University of Paris 2 Assas (Maîtrise en Droit International et Europeen-1981).
Equivalence to Law Degree, University of Coimbra Law School (1983).
PIL-Program of Instruction for Lawyers, Harvard Law School (1995-1996).
Registered with the Portuguese Bar Association.
Partner at Abreu Advogados since 2006.
Founding Partner of Rui Peixoto Duarte & Associados (1985 – 2006).
Author of several published legal papers: “Legal Aspects of Establishing a Business in Portugal” and “A Practical guide of Portuguese Company Law”.
Co-Author of “Director’s Duties and Liabilities”, Ashgate-Dartmouth, Hants (2000), “Retention of Title Clauses in Sale of Goods Contracts in Europe”, Dartmouth, Hants (1999) and “Guide to European Company Laws”, Sweet & Maxwell, London (1993 and 1997).
Organized and participated as a speaker at training seminars and has several articles published on Corporate and Commercial matters and on How to Invest in Portugal.
Member of International Bar Association (IBA).
Competition, Regulatory and EU Law, Corporate and Commercial Law (Private Equity, Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions), Real Estate Law.