Associação Portuguesa de Arbitragem

A Word of the Chairman

The relevance of this extrajudicial form of settlement of disputes is undeniable today. Being an indispensable component of the system of administration of justice, arbitration thus creates value for the economy and fosters its internationalization.

The relevance of this extrajudicial form of settlement of disputes is undeniable today. Being an indispensable component of the system of administration of justice, arbitration thus creates value for the economy and fosters its internationalization.

Dário Moura Vicente

Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Portuguese Arbitration Association

The Councils

Participate in one of the APA Councils. Your collaboration is very important for the success of our Association.

Joaquim Shearman de Macedo - President

Ethics Council

The Ethics Council was created, by means of the bylaws, when APA was created and started its activity, under the presidency of the Chairman of the Portuguese Bar Association António Pires de Lima,...

Luís Cortes Martins - President

Commercial Arbitration Practice Council

Created by decision of the Board and presided since 5 November 2009 by Rui Pinto Duarte, the Council for Commercial Arbitration Practice started its activity on 14 February 2007, with José Miguel ...

Ricardo Guimarães - Member

Public Law Arbitration Council

The Council for Public Law Arbitration initiated its activity in December 2010, and is currently presided, since July 2017, by Rui Medeiros. The Council aims to stimulate the reflection and the ...

Tiago Duarte - President

Investment Arbitration Council

The Investment Arbitration Council was created in 2012 and is chaired by Prof. Tiago Duarte, who has been active in this field both academically and professionally. The purpose of the Investment ...

Under-40 Council

Under-40 Council

Created by decision of the Board on 26 September 2011, the Sub-40 Council intends to encompass the younger members of APA (those under 40 years of age) and to promote initiatives that are...

Nuno Albuquerque - President

Sports Arbitration Council

Considering that estimates indicate that the sports industry is responsible for between 3 to 6 percent of total world trade, it should come as no surprise that it is also an important source of legal...

Pedro Maia - President

Corporate Arbitration Council

Cláusula compromissória–modelo para arbitragem societária ad hoc Consulte aqui. ____________________   Questões/Respostas sobre arbitragem societária Consulte aqui.

Pedro Romano Martinez - President

Labor Arbitration Council

Business Council

Business Council

Members

At APA we are open to the participation, as members, of all natural and legal persons who are interested in our statutory purposes and we are willing to contribute, in that capacity, to its realization.

News

Events 23 June 2022

Inauguration of CAMARB's representative office in Portugal

The event will take place on 30th June (Thursday) at 4pm, in the Hotel Mundial in Lisbon (Martim Moniz Square). There will be a small...
Events 17 June 2022

IX CAM-CCBC Arbitration Congress

Registration for the IX CAM-CCBC Arbitration Congress is open. The event, which will discuss "The today and the tomorrow of arbitration"...
News 06 June 2022

Portuguese Arbitration Association represented at the Global Conference of the Co-Chairs' Circle

Filipe Rocha Vieira and Miguel Pereira da Silva, members of the Portuguese Arbitration Association's (APA) sub-40 Council, were present...
News 30 May 2022

I Edition of the Piero Bernardini Prize

The Associazione Italiana per l'Arbitrato (AIA) and Ughi e Nunziante Studio Legale, wishing to remember and pay tribute to the memory of...
Events 30 May 2022

Italian Arbitration Day

The  Italian Arbitration Day, organized by the Associazione Italiana per l’Arbitrato 1958 and the Milan Chamber of Arbitration  will tak...
News 27 May 2022

APA ARBITRATION DAY

APA Arbitration Day 2022 took place on the 26th May at the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon, where the international seminar on...
News 27 May 2022

APA 2022 Award

At APA Arbitration Day 2022, the APA 2022 Award was conferred to the Nova Vis Moot Team, who was the top ranked team, among the award...
News 17 May 2022

Prémio APA – Resultados

Nos termos do Regulamento do Prémio APA (Regulamento), a Associação Portuguesa de Arbitragem (APA) foi informada das seguintes cl...
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