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José Carlos Soares Machado

SRS Advogados

Head of Litigation & Arbitration


Partner and Head of the Dispute Resolution Department, José Carlos Soares Machado is a regular adviser to leading national and international companies on litigation matters. He is also one of the most experienced lawyers in criminal and misdemeanors litigation. With more than 35 years of experience, Soares Machado is also a leading lawyer on corporate and international arbitration matters. He is an Arbitrator of the Associação Comercial de Lisboa and of the Arbitration Centre of the Portuguese Bar Association. He is Assistant Professor at Nova University of Lisbon Law School and Chairman of the Círculo de Advogados de Contencioso.