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

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...
Events 12 May 2022

APA - ARBITRATION DAY - Final programme

APA Arbitration Day will take place on 26 May 2022 in the Auditorium of the Faculty of Law of the University of Lisbon. On that day, APA...
Events 06 May 2022

XV Congress of the Arbitration Centre of the Portuguese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CAC)

The XV Congress of the   Arbitration Centre of the Portuguese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CAC)  will take place on 22 and 23 June. T...
Events 02 May 2022

Nova Summer School on International Arbitration

The first edition of the "NOVA Summer School on International Arbitration" will take place from 11 to 16 July, in Lisbon. Check here for...
Events 28 April 2022

10.º aniversário da YAR - Young Arbitration Review

A YAR -  Young Arbitration Review , publicação  online  trimestral dedicada à arbitragem internacional fundada pelo nosso associado Gonça...
Events 29 March 2022

The registration for the APA Arbitration Day is now open

APA Arbitration Day will take place on 26 May 2022 at the University of Lisbon Law School Auditorium. On that day, APA intends to return to...
News 28 March 2022

Judgment of the Guimarães Appeal Court of 24 February 2022

Judgment of the Guimarães Appeal Court of 24 February 2022 on the determination by arbitration of the value of compensation to owners of ...
Events 15 March 2022

5th edition of the Meeting of Portuguese-speaking Arbitrators

The 5th edition of the Meeting of Portuguese-speaking Arbitrators will take place on 30 March 2022, from 4.30 p.m. to 6.30 p.m. in virtual...
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