WHO WE ARE OUR TEAM

ANDRÉ PEREIRA DA FONSECA

Practice Areas

Litigation (Arbitration and Mediation, Civil Litigation, Commercial Litigation), Sports Law, Employment Law

Professional Experience

  • Associate Lawyer with Abreu Advogados since 2008
  • Arbitrator at the Arbitral Tribunal for Sport since May 2015
  • Secondment in the law firm Herbert Smith Freehills LLP, New York office (2013)
  • Associate Lawyer with Lusojurist Advogados (2006-2007)
  • Trainee Lawyer with BCS – Baião, Castro & Associados Advogados (2004-2006)
  • Member of the ICC Young Arbitrators Forum
  • Member of the LCIA Young International Arbitration Group
  • Member of the Portuguese Arbitration Association (Associação Portuguesa de Arbitragem)
  • Member of New York State Bar Association (dispute resolution and foreign sections)
  • Alumni of the Queen Mary School of International Arbitration
  • Member of the Moot Alumni Association of the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot

Education

  • Law Degree, University of Lisbon Law School (2004)
  • LL.M. in Comparative and International Dispute Resolution, Queen Mary, University of London (2012)
  • Post-Graduation Course in Labour and Social Security Law at University of Lisbon Law School (2006)
  • Registered with the Portuguese Bar Association