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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
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Fernando Aguilar de Carvalho

Tel:
Work +351 210 920 125
Email:
Uría Menéndez

Work Department

Litigation and Arbitration, International Arbitration, White Collar Crime.

Position

Partner

Career

Fernando Aguilar began his career as a lawyer at Proença de Carvalho Advogados in 1992, and joined Uría Menéndez - Proença de Carvalho in 2010 when the firms merged.

He focuses on various areas of litigation, arbitration, white collar crime and corporate law. He advises both national and foreign companies.

Between 1995 and 1996 Fernando combined his practice at Proença de Carvalho Advogados with the post of in-house legal advisor at Hewlett-Packard Portugal.

Languages

English; Spanish.

Member

Portuguese Bar Association.

Club Español de Arbitraje.

Education

Law Degree, Universidade Clássica de Lisboa, 1992


Portugal

Dispute resolution

Within: Leading individuals

Fernando Aguilar de Carvalho - 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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