Education

• Degree in law (1997) Institution: Universidade Católica Portuguesa (Núcleo do Porto) – Portugal
• Post-graduate in “Direito do Ordenamento, Urbanismo e Ambiente” - Environmental Law (in 1998/09) Institution: Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Coimbra (Portugal)
• Post-graduate in “Human Rights and Democracy” (in 2009/05) Institution: Faculdade de Direito da Universidade de Coimbra (Portugal)
• Master in Human Rights (2012) Institution: Escola de Direito da Universidade do Minho (Portugal)
• XLIX Seminair of European Law (“Le noveau droit européen”) (2007) Institution : Centro Studi Giuridici Europei, da Facoltá di Giurisprudenza da Universidade degli Studi di Urbino (Italy)
• L Seminair of European Law (“Le droit en Europe”) (2008) Institution: Centro Studi Giuridici Europei, da Facoltá di Giurisprudenza da Universidade degli Studi di Urbino (Italy)

Professional Activity

• Lawyer (Professional Certificate n.º 7719-P)
• Works as a Lawyer since 1999 with the main areas of pratice cover:
Labour Law
Corporate Law and Governance
Car Accident Liability
Litigation and Arbitration
Company Internationalization
Civil Law
Criminal LAw
Human Rights

• Partner of “Antonino Antunes, Maria Augusta Antunes & Associados - Sociedade de Advogados, SP, RL”
• Lecturer at Minho University Law School (Escola de Direito da Universidade do Minho) between 2012 and 2014

Membership of Portuguese Bar Association

• Member of the Fiscal Council of the Portuguese Bar Association (vogal do Conselho Fiscal da Ordem dos Advogados Portugueses) to the years 2017-2019;
• Member of the General Council (Board) of the Portuguese Bar Association (Vogal do Conselho Geral da Ordem dos Advogados Portugueses) to the years 2014-2016;
• Member of the General Council (Board) of the Portuguese Bar Association (Vogal do Conselho Geral da Ordem dos Advogados Portugueses) to the years 2011-2013;
• Member of the General Council (Board) of the Portuguese Bar Association (Vogal do Conselho Geral da Ordem dos Advogados Portugueses) to the years 2008-2010
• Secretary of the Viana do Castelo Delegation of the Portuguese Bar Association to the years 2005-2007.

Foreign Languages

• English
• Spanish