Associação Portuguesa de Arbitragem

The Councils

Dear Member, please participate in one of the APA Councils because your collaboration is very important for the success of our Association. Entries can be sent to the respective Presidents or to the APA Board.

Joaquim Shearman de Macedo - President

Joaquim Shearman de Macedo

President

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, on 10 December 2006. The Council is presided by Agostinho Pereira de Miranda since 2008. The main goal of the Ethics Council consists in discussing, preparing and disclosing the best practices in r...

Luís Cortes Martins - President

Luís Cortes Martins

President

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 Júdice as delegate of the Board and furthermore consisting of the Members António Pires de Lima, António Pinto Cardoso, José Pires Machado, José Lebre de Freitas, Bernardo Ayala, Ricardo Guima...

Rui Medeiros - President

Rui Medeiros

President

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 debate, in particular by organizing open meetings and colloquiums on relevant arbitral practice topics, whether regarding administrative arbitration, or regarding tax arbitration.

Tiago Duarte - President

Tiago Duarte

President

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 Arbitration Council is to give information regarding the existence, the importance and characteristics that make investment arbitration unique. In order to achieve its purpose, the Investment A...

Rute Alves

Rute Alves

Coordinating Committee

Ricardo Nascimento Ferreira

Ricardo Nascimento Ferreira

Coordinating Committee

Miguel Pereira da Silva

Miguel Pereira da Silva

Coordinating Committee

Filipe Rocha Vieira

Filipe Rocha Vieira

Member

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 specifically directed at them.

Nuno Albuquerque - President

Nuno Albuquerque

President

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 disputes. With particular interest to the arbitral community, we can assume that arbitration is now firmly established as the method for resolving many of these disputes in the sports industry, with...

Pedro Maia - President

Pedro Maia

President

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

Pedro Romano Martinez - President

Pedro Romano Martinez

President

António Neto Alves

António Neto Alves

Member

Bartolomeu de Noronha

Bartolomeu de Noronha

Member

Carlos Martins Ferreira

Carlos Martins Ferreira

Member

Cláudia Trabuco

Cláudia Trabuco

Member

Helena Soares de Moura

Helena Soares de Moura

Member

João Gomes da Silva

João Gomes da Silva

Member

Luís Brito Goes

Luís Brito Goes

Member

Marta Cruz Almeida

Marta Cruz Almeida

Member

Miguel Ventura

Miguel Ventura

Member

Patrícia Fonseca

Patrícia Fonseca

Member

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