André Abrantes – Founding lawyer/partner

Curriculum Vitae:

  • Degree in Law from Lisbon University Law School (1994-1999);
  • Post graduation in Administrative Law from Lisbon University Law School (1999-2000);
  • Program “Corporate Legal: Companies acquisition – legal and tax aspects” from IE Law School, Madrid, Spain (2011);
  • Trainee lawyer (1999-2002);
  • Lawyer and senior lawyer at several Portuguese law firms (2002-2009);
  • Founding lawyer/partner since 2009;
  • Senior lawyer at several international banks;
  • Freelance lawyer-linguist for the Court of Justice of the European Union (public tender);
  • Legal counsel at the Lisbon City Council (public tender);
  • Member of the Board of the Portuguese-Belgian-Luxembourgish Chamber of Commerce (2010-2011 and 2012-2013);
  • Studies at Alliance Française (18/20), Goethe-Institut, Istituto Italiano and awarded a Merit Scholarship by the German Embassy in Portugal (one of the twelve best German language students at a national level);
  • Secondary school concluded with the final grade average of 19 (0-20);
  • Author of several articles and publications, namely in the fields of company law, real estate, tax and investment in Portugal.