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PLMJ

AV. FONTES PEREIRA DE MELO, 43, 1050-119 LISBOA, PORTUGAL
Tel:
Work +351 21 319 73 00
Fax:
Fax +351 21 319 74 00
Email:
Web:
www.plmj.com
Faro, Lisbon, Luanda, Maputo, Oporto
PLMJ, Pedro Metello de Nápoles, Lisbon, PORTUGAL

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Pedro Metello de Nápoles

Tel:
Work +(351) 213 197 300
Email:
Web:
www.plmj.com/en/team/partners/pedro-metello-de-napoles/131/
PLMJ

Work Department

Arbitration, Litigation Construction, Consumer Law & Product Liability

Position

Partner

Career

Pedro Metello de Nápoles is Partner in PLMJ since 2006. He has over 20 years’ experience in dispute resolution, most of it in the field of arbitration. He regularly sits as arbitrator and is a member of arbitration centres in Portugal, and in Angola and Cape Verde. Over recent years, he has acted as counsel in more than 50 arbitration cases, especially international cases.

Languages

Portuguese and English

Member

IBA - Internacional Bar Association; Club Español del Arbitraje; Portuguese Association Arbitration

Education

Law degree from the Faculty of Law of Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Lisbon, 1995; Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association in 1997


Portugal

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

The ‘swift’ and ‘efficient’ team at PLMJ displays ‘extreme dedication’, ‘cost-effectiveness’ and the ability to ‘simplify complex matters’. It is very active in international arbitration and litigation, and in a recent highlight represented Vidatel as respondent and counter-claimant, along with other respondents Mercury and Geni, in a €3.5bn ICC arbitration concerning a shareholder agreement. The matter was led by the ‘brilliantJosé Miguel Júdice, who, however, is set to retire in 2020. Pedro Metello de Nápoles is a ‘fantastic opponent’; Nuno Líbano Monteiro and managing associate Carla Góis Coelho provide ‘effective, simple and imaginative solutions’; Pedro Faria instils ‘security and confidence’; ‘outstanding’ managing associate Inês Gomes da Cruz is a ‘star of the future’. Of counsel Filipa Cansado Carvalho has a focus on arbitration.

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