Nuno Morais Sarmento > PLMJ > Lisbon, Portugal > Lawyer Profile

Av. Fontes Pereira de Melo, 43
1050-119 Lisboa
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Work Department

Dispute Resolution




Nuno is a partner in the Dispute Resolution practice. He has 30 years’ experience and is dedicated to arbitration, litigation and dispute resolution, with particular expertise in exports and international trade, and a special focus on the Mozambican market.
Nuno was Minister of the Presidency in the 15th Constitutional Government (2002-2004) and Minister of State for the Presidency and Parliamentary Affairs in the 16th Constitutional Government (2004-2005). He was also a member of the Superior Council of the Public Prosecutor’s Office, a founding member of the National Data Protection Commission and a member of the Schengen Joint Supervisory Authority.
Nuno graduated in law from Universidade Católica Portuguesa and he took a postgraduate course in EU law at the same university.


Portuguese, English, French and Spanish


IBA – International Bar Association
Portuguese Bar Association


Degree in law from the Faculty of Law of Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Lisbon, 1984
Attended post-graduate course in community law, Centre of European studies Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Lisbon, 1996