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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 Faria, Lisbon, PORTUGAL

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Pedro Faria

Tel:
Work +(351) 213 197 300
Email:
Web:
www.plmj.com/en/team/partners/pedro-faria/88/
PLMJ

Work Department

Litigation

Position

Partner, Head of Commercial Litigation Team

Career

Pedro Faria is Partner in PLMJ since 1998 and heads PLMJ Commercial Litigation. He has over 20 years’ experience and specialises in the automotive industry, representing the world’s major industry. Pedro also has extensive litigation/dispute resolution experience in banking and financial services, real estate, corporate and sports.

Languages

Portuguese and English

Member

IBA – International Bar Association; Concórdia - Centre for Conciliation and Mediation of Disputes, 2005; Portuguese Bar Association

Education

Law degree from the University of Lisbon, 1988.


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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