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Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados, Nuno Peres Alves, Lisbon, PORTUGAL

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Nuno Peres Alves

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Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados

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Administrative and Public Procurement (Administrative Litigation and Arbitration, Regulation).


Nuno Peres Alves concentrates his activity in several areas of administrative law. In particular, he regularly advises clients on the performance of concession agreements for public services and public works contracts, including in major projects over the last years. In addition, he has been very active in administrative litigation and arbitration, mainly in matters of administrative law, economic regulation and public contracts.
Nuno Peres Alves also focuses his activity on regulated sectors, with emphasis on the telecommunications sector, regularly advising one of the national operators, as well as foreign companies, namely in matters before the relevant Portuguese regulatory authority.


Qualified (1998). Partner (2012), and head of one of the administrative and public procurement teams, Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados. Former lawyer at Osório de Castro, Verde Pinho, Vieira Peres, Lobo Xavier & Associados – Sociedade de Advogados (2004-2005). Former lawyer at Pena, Machete & Associados, at Pena, Machete, Botelho Moniz, Nobre Guedes, Ruiz & Associados and at Rui Pena, Arnaut & Associados (1995-2002). Former Legal Counsellor to the Minister of Justice in the XV Constitutional Government (2002). Head of the Office of the Minister of Justice in the XV Constitutional Government (2002-2004).
In this field, Nuno Peres Alves often participates in seminars, conferences and lectures in postgraduate studies.


Portuguese, English and French.


Portuguese Bar Association (admitted in 1998).


Law Degree (Law Faculty of the University of Coimbra, 1995). Postgraduate Studies in Legal and Political Sciences (Law Faculty of the University of Lisbon, 1998).


Public law

Within: Public law

EDP continues to be one of Morais Leitão, Galvão Teles, Soares da Silva & Associados’ key clients, receiving advice on energy, regulatory, public procurement and litigation matters. In other work the outfit is assisting Metropolitano de Lisboa with public procurement in the context of its modernisation and expansion. The team also handles the streamlining of administrative procedures and procurement matters in the energy, defence and transport sectors, including contentious work. Practice co-heads are João Tiago SilveiraNuno Peres Alves and the ‘brilliant’, ‘very imaginative’ and ‘academic’ Porto-based Pedro Costa Gonçalves. Margarida Olazabal Cabral is also singled out.

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