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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, Filipa Cansado Carvalho, Lisbon, PORTUGAL

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Filipa Cansado Carvalho

Tel:
Work +(351) 213 197 300
Email:
Web:
www.plmj.com/en/equipa_detail.php?cat=ASE&aID=10181
PLMJ

Work Department

Arbitration / China Desk

Position

Of Counsel

Career

Senior associate at PLMJ since 2010; Experience as a lawyer, including arbitrations in a range of forums and subject to a range of laws, under the rules of the ICC, ICSID, OHADA and LCIA, and in a number of national centres (Arbitration Centre of the CCIP, of the Institute of
Commercial Arbitration of the Oporto Commercial Association, and of the CAL (Centre for Arbitration of Civil, Commercial and Administrative Disputes), as well as ad hoc arbitration cases; Experience as an arbitrator in domestic and international arbitrations (including ICC arbitrations); Experience as a secretary in ad hoc and institutional arbitration tribunals (including the Corte de Arbitraje in Madrid); Member of the roster of arbitrators of the Arbitration Centre of the Portuguese Chamber Of Commerce and Industry in Lisbon and of the roster of arbitrators of the Commercial Arbitration Centre of the Institute of Commercial Arbitration of the Oporto Commercial Association; Coordinator of the CEA-40 and member of the "Co-Chairs' Circle" (2013-2014); Member of the Professional Ethics Council of the Portuguese Arbitration Association (since 2013); Secretary of the general meeting of the Portuguese Arbitration Association (since April 2014); Lecture on the intensive course for arbitrators organised by the Lisbon Commercial Association, since the 2nd edition;

Languages

Portuguese, English, French and Spanish

Member

APA - Portuguese Arbitration Association; Club Español del Arbitraje (coordinator of the CEA-40 and member of the Co-Chairs' Circle), 2014;

Education

Law degree from the University of Lisbon, 1999; Admitted to the Portuguese Bar Association, 2002; Guest lecturer on the postgraduate course in arbitration at Universidade Nova de Lisboa (University Extension Course in Arbitration), since the 2011 edition


Portugal

Dispute resolution

Within: Next Generation Partners: Dispute Resolution

Filipa Cansado Carvalho - PLMJ

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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