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Scientific Council

Rodrigo Esteves de Oliveira

Rodrigo Esteves de Oliveira

Member of the board

Partner at VdA at the Public Law area of practice

  • Law Degree, University of Coimbra Faculty of Law
  • Master's degree (L.LM) in Administrative Law, Coimbra University Faculty of Law
  • Admitted for PhD at University of Coimbra Faculty of Law

 

Mário Esteves de Oliveira

President

Senior Partner heading the the Public Law practice

  • Law degree University of Coimbra Faculty of Law
  • Former Professor of Public Law and International Public Law at the University of Coimbra Faculty of Law between 1971 and 1992
  • Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association as a Specialist in Public

Nuno Ruiz

Member of the board

Partner at VdA heading the Competition & EU practice

  • Law degree University of Lisbon Faculty of Law
  • Post-graduation in European Legal Studies, College of Europe, Bruges, Belgium
  • Master degree in Economic Law, University of Lisbon Faculty of Law
  • Admitted to the Bar Association as a Specialist lawyer in European and Competition Law

Paulo Olavo Cunha

Member of the board

Partner at VdA heading the Corporate & Governance practice

  • PhD in Law by the Portuguese Catholic University (Lisbon)
  • Masters in Law, by the Faculty of Law of the Portuguese Catholic University (Lisbon)
  • Law Degree by the Portuguese Catholic University (Lisbon)
Sofia Ribeiro Branco

Sofia Ribeiro Branco

Partner at VdA at the litigation & Arbitration area of practice

  • Law Degree, Catholic University of Lisbon, Faculty of Law
  • Masters degree in Corporate Law, University of Lisbon, Faculty of Law (dissertation on shareholders' right to information)
  • Post-graduation in misdemeanour/administrative offenses applicable by Regulatory Authorities, University of Lisbon, Faculty of Law
Francisca Paulouro

Francisca Paulouro

Of Counsel at VdA at the Life Sciences area of practice

  • Degree in Law from the Law Faculty of the University of Lisbon
  • Lecturer in Pharmaceutical Law in the Master in Toxicology of the Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Oporto, in 2009, 2011 and 2013