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Work +351 21 093 30 00
Fax:
Fax +351 21 093 30 01
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Web:
www.servulo.com

João Saúde

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Work (+351) 210 933 000
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Web:
www.servulo.com/en/team/partners/Joao-Saude/2124/
Sérvulo & Associados

Work Department

Litigation and Arbitration.

Position

Partner.

Career

Partner at SÉRVULO since 2010. Associate at SÉRVULO (2008-09), at Ferreira Pinto & Associados (2003-07), at J.A. Pinto Ribeiro & Associados (1999-2003), and at Carlos Cruz & Associados (1998-99).

Languages

Portuguese, English, French, Spanish.

Member

Joined the Bar Association in 1998. Arbitrator of Mediation and Arbitration Centre of Portuguese Chamber of Commerce in Brazil (2013) and of Centre of Arbitration of Lisbon Chamber of Commerce.

Education

Graduate course in Conflict Mediation at Lusófona University (2001-02). Specialised Studies in European and International Law, Université Catholique de Louvain (1995-96). Graduate of Lisbon University (1995).


Portugal

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Sérvulo & Associados bolstered the practice by adding Mafalda Ferreira Santos from Cuatrecasas to the team. In recent highlights, it represented BES and Banif in several cases following the application of resolution measures by the Bank of Portugal; the National Civil Protection Authority (ANPC) in two cases against Heliportugal concerning forest firefighting helicopters; and Sporting in a dispute with former players for breach of contract. João Saúde is recommended, as is Rui Medeiros for his arbitration work. Teresa Anselmo Vaz and Ana Rita Paínho joined the team in 2019 following the firm's integration with Anselmo Vaz, Afra & Associados - Sociedade de Advogados, R.L.

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Insolvency and restructuring

Within: Insolvency and restructuring

Manuel Magalhães handles the financing, and João Saúde the disputes side of matters at Sérvulo & Associados, which continues to assist BES, Banif, and BPP with aspects of their insolvency and restructuring procedures. Mafalda Ferreira Santos joined from Cuatrecasas in September 2018.

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