Pedro Madeira de Brito spotlighted in Life Sciences

Pedro Madeira de Brito spotlighted in Life Sciences by Chambers 2023

BAS was once again recognized in the Chambers Europe 2023 directory ranking in the Employment and Life Sciences practice areas.

In the individual ranking Chambers Europe recognized lawyers Alexandra Almeida Mota and Pedro Madeira de Brito as references in Employment Law in Portugal.

What the team is known for

BAS – Sociedade de Advogados provides regular advice for clients on restructuring, the termination of employment agreements, collective dismissal procedures, negotiating collective bargaining agreements, and the employment aspects of transactions. The law firm also handles contentious labour law mandates. Its clients hail from the energy, cosmetics, and transport sectors.


“The lawyers at BAS – Sociedade de Advogados have significant experience and knowledge.”

“We are very satisfied. The lawyers are reachable and have good suggestions – we feel really comfortable about them.”

Work highlights

The team assisted Gategroup with the TUPE arrangements with the Portuguese government and unions.

Notable practitioners

Alexandra Almeida Mota offers clients notable expertise in collective dismissal cases, employee terminations, and lay-off procedures. She additionally assists with TUPE proceedings. Alexandra Mota is an essential partner to assess and give important support on decision and implementation processes.” “She is a very good lawyer. She’s always ready to help and do things in an easy way. We trust her a lot. She delivers on time, it’s a pleasure to work with her.”

Pedro Madeira de Brito‘s caseload includes collective bargaining agreements and negotiations with trade unions. He has a strong focus on advising human resources departments and handling court procedures. Pedro Madeira de Brito has been our lawyer in mega complex matters in courts.” “Pedro is highly specialized in public employment. I like him very much, he is very correct and knowledgeable.”

In the Life Sciences department at BAS, Pedro Madeira de Brito was assigned as Spotlighted.

What the team is known for

BAS – Sociedade de Advogados retains a solid reputation for advising on a variety of health-related mandates, including public procurement matters and administrative disputes. The law firm assists with contractual,
financial and data protection issues in the sector. Its clients include health administrators, regulators, and hospitals.


“The lawyers at BAS – Sociedade de Advogados provide excellent support and technical skills.” “The team is quite complete with very strong and consolidated knowledge.”

Notable practitioners

Pedro Madeira de Brito joins the rankings following good client feedback and involvement in the firm’s key mandates. He regularly handles contractual, health data protection, and administrative dispute mandates for public health authorities.


“Pedro Madeira de Brito demonstrates ability, empathy, and a strong sense of responsibility.”

Legal knowledge with value is the current and future motto that BAS wants to uphold.

See here the complete ranking of the Chambers Europe Awards 2023 e-edition.

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