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Uría Menéndez – Proença Carvalho

EDIFICIO RODRIGO URIA, PRAÇA MARQUÊS DE POMBAL, 12, 1250-162 LISBOA, PORTUGAL
Tel:
Work +351 21 030 86 00
Fax:
Fax +351 21 030 86 01
Email:
Web:
www.uria.com
Barcelona, Beijing, Bilbao, Brussels, Buenos Aires, Lima and 9 more

Mr. Adriano Squilacce

Tel:
Work +351210308665
Email:
Web:
www.uria.com
Uría Menéndez

Work Department

Litigation and Arbitration, Insolvency and White Collar Crime

Position

Partner

Career

Adriano Squilacce joined Uría Menéndez - Proença de Carvalho in September 2006 and he is partner of the firm since 2019.

His professional practice is focused on civil, commercial, corporate, insolvency litigation and white collar crime at every level of the Portuguese court system. He also represents clients in arbitration proceedings.

Adriano has been a member of the board of the Portugal-Israel Chamber of Commerce since January 2015.

Languages

English and Spanish

Member

Portuguese Bar Association
Club Español del Arbitraje

Education

Law Degree, Universidade de Coimbra, 2006


Portugal

Dispute resolution

Within: Next Generation Partners: Dispute Resolution

Adriano Squilacce - Uría Menéndez – Proença Carvalho

Within: Dispute resolution

Uría Menéndez – Proença Carvalho continues to attract high-value, high-profile litigation and arbitration cases, and often handles cross-border matters, capitalising on its network. Galp, Cimpor, Ricardo Salgado, Banco Santander Totta, TAP, and Odebrecht count among the team's clients. The ‘extraordinarily pragmatic’ Tito Arantes Fontes and the 'excellentFernando Aguilar de Carvalho jointly head the team; the ‘cleverNuno Salazar Casanova ‘manages clients well’ and is ‘easy to deal with’; senior associate Adriano Squilacce is ‘technically prepared’; Daniel Proença de Carvalho is the other name to note.

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Fraud and white-collar crime

Within: Fraud and white-collar crime

Uría Menéndez – Proença Carvalho represents companies and individuals in some of the most high-profile economic crime cases, such as its ongoing advice to Ricardo Salgado on over 100 cases relating to the collapse of BES and in Operation Marquês. It also successfully challenged the extradition request for businessman Raúl Schmidt in the context of the so-called Operation Car Wash, an investigation into money laundering in Brazil. This case was led by Alexandre Mota Pinto. The team is co-headed by Daniel Proença de Carvalho, Francisco Proença de Carvalho and Tito Arantes Fontes, and also includes Fernando Aguilar de Carvalho, Nuno Salazar Casanova and senior associate Adriano Squilacce.

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