Professional competence, experience and academic recognition
Professional ethics and deontology
New Technologies and innovation for the benefit of the client
Cohesion and solidarity
Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association, in 2005.
Master in Medical Law and Ethics, from King’s College London, in 2007.
Post-graduate degree in Health Law, from the Portuguese Catholic University, in 2005.
Graduated in Law from the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon, in 2003.
Update course on the revision of the Public Procurement Code, from the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon, in 2017.
Course on European Data Protection Legislation, from APDPO – PORTUGAL – Association of Protection and Data Security Professionals, in 2017.
Workshop on “Privacy Impact Assessment”, from APDPO – PORTUGAL – Association of Protection and Data Security Professionals, in 2018.
Workshop on “Injection Flaws”, from APDPO – PORTUGAL – Association of Protection and Data Security Professionals, in 2018.
Training on “Data Protection – Impacts and Innovations on the Companies”, from Portuguese and Spanish Chamber of Commerce and Industry, in 2018.
Participant at the “International Conference on Centralised Public Procurement”, from the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon, in 2018.
Participant at the Symposium on “From regulation to data protection: legal aspects”, from INFARMED – National Authority for Medication and Health Products, P.I., in 2008.
Assistant of the Secretary of State for Health, between 2008 and 2009.
Assistant to the Vice-President of the Lisbon Municipality, between 2007 and 2008.
Lawyer at Barrocas Sarmento Neves, RL, between 2005 and 2008.
Trainee Lawyer at Barrocas Sarmento Rocha, between 2004 and 2005.
Trainee Lawyer at Leónidas, Matos & Associados, between 2003 and 2004.
Other relevant professional activities:
Member of the Ethic Committee of APDPO – PORTUGAL – Association of Protection and Data Security Professionals
Publications and Conferences
Speaker at the Training Session on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) organized by the Portuguese Association of Engineering Evaluators Experts (APAE), may 2018.
Author of several law articles edited in the Iberian Lawyer and European Lawyer.
Online article 10 Key steps for compliance with the GDPR, available at this link.
Press article New general regulation for data protection, available at this link. (with Cláudia Monge)
Online article The intriguing figure of the Data Protection Officer, available at this link.
Online article Direct award and the re-enacting of prior consultation, available at this link.
Press article New rules for transparency in advertising, available at this link.
Online article The concept of Beneficiary Entities for the purposes of the legal framework applicable to the advertising of drugs and medical devices, available at this link.
Op-ed article General framework of the new RGPD and the national law – Of the health data in particular, signed in co-authorship with Cláudia Monge, published in the May/June 2018 edition of Vida Judiciária;