• Graduate in Law from Lisbon Lusíada University (Universidade Lusíada de Lisboa) (1989);
  • Postgraduate degree in Employment Law from the Catholic (Universidade Católica);
  • Enrolled with the Portuguese Bar Association since 1991;
  • Lawyer specialized in the following fields: Employment Law (negotiation and relations with trade unions, occupational accidents, offences, disciplinary procedures, collective redundancies, collective bargaining); Family and Child Law (divorce, parental responsibilities, inheritance and estates); Civil Law; Commercial and Corporate Law (insolvency and business restructuring), debt recovery; Cooperative Law (Cooperatives); Misdemeanours.