Av. Duque de Ávila, nº 23 – 3º Dto.
Lawyer, Arbitrator and Legal consultant, with vast experience on Litigation and Arbitration, IT Law, IP Law, Copyright Law, Corporate Law, Commercial Law and Entertainment Law. As lawyer has experience with major Portuguese IT / IP companies, insurance companies and others, dealing with corporate and commercial law, IT / IP law, litigation and arbitration. As arbitrator and lawyer at arbitration procedures has experience with domestic and international arbitration on Copyright Law, IP Law, Contracts Law and Corporate Law, both institutionalized and ad hoc arbitration.
Professional License nº 8830L – Portuguese Bar Association (since 1990)
Member of “APA” Portuguese Arbitration Association
Member of the London Court of International Association European Users’ Council
Member of International Bar Association
Member of the ICCA - International Council for Commercial Arbitration
Member of the International Arbitration Institute – Paris
Member of the ASA - Swiss Arbitration Association
Member of the Toronto Commercial Arbitration Society
Member of the Brazilian Committee of Arbitration
– ICDR – International Centre for Dispute Resolution
– International Distribution Institute
– Korean Commercial Arbitration Board
– Asian International Arbitration Center (AIAC)
– China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC)
– Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) – Panel of Arbitrators for Intellectual Property Disputes
– Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC)
– Singapore International Arbitration Centre (Reserve Panel of Arbitrators)
– Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration
– Permanent Arbitration Court at the Croatian Chamber of Economy
– WIPO List of Arbitrators
– British Columbia International Commercial Arbitration Centre
– Arbitral Tribunal of the International Film and Television Alliance (IFTA)
As arbitrator: sole arbitrator or member of the tribunal in domestic and international ad hoc arbitration proceedings; as counsel: domestic and international arbitration proceedings, ad hoc and under the Rules of the Arbitration Centre of the Lisbon District Council of the Portuguese Bar Association (mainly commercial, corporate and IP law).
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