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RUA DE SÃO NICOLAU 121, 1, 1100-548 LISBOA, PORTUGAL
Tel:
Work +351 21 346 01 06
Fax:
Fax +351 21 346 14 64
Email:
Web:
www.valadascoriel.com
VCA - Valadas Coriel & Associados, João Valadas Coriel, Lisbon, PORTUGAL

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João Valadas Coriel

Tel:
Work +351 213 460 106
Email:
Web:
www.valadascoriel.com
VCA - Valadas Coriel & Associados

Work Department

Dispute resolution, including civil, administrative, tax and maritime litigation. Private clients encompassing succession planning, tax, real estate and immigration.  Across areas a business savvy lawyer.

Position

Managing Partner of VCA. Leads and coordinates all VCA departments.

Career

João Valadas Coriel co-founded VCA in 2001. Currently managing partner, he leads and coordinates across all VCA Departments. His expertise and decisiveness are sought to break deadlocks, close deals, and generally to get things to the next level. João has a reputation for solid, clear and convincing argumentation and as an aggressive and effective cross examiner. Excels in leading teams. He participates frequently as a speaker at workshops, seminars and conferences in his practice areas.

Languages

Portuguese, English, French, Spanish and Italian.

Member

Portuguese Bar Association, Portuguese Tax Association, International Bar Association, International Fiscal Association and Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb).

Education

Degree in Law (Faculty of Law, Universidade de Lisboa, 1992); Master in Public Health (Faculty of Medicine, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 1998); International Trade and Shipping Law Course (London Guildhall University / Lloyds, 1999); Postgraduate in Management and Tax Law (ISEG, 2007); Law Management Program (IE, Madrid / London, 2012).


Portugal

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Breadth of expertise’ and ‘local and international focus’ distinguish VCA - Valadas Coriel & Associados, which represents EDP in debt collection and consumer litigation and Galp in employment litigation, as well as other domestic and international clients in civil, commercial, tax, administrative, and insolvency disputes. João Valadas Coriel is a ‘far-sighted thinker’ with a ‘broad international perspective’. Vera Chalaça is also recommended.

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