Mr Ricardo Costa Macedo > Caiado Guerreiro > Lisbon, Portugal > Lawyer Profile

Caiado Guerreiro
RUA CASTILHO, Nº 39, 15º
1250-068 LISBON

Work Department

Life Sciences, Insurance and Intellectual Property




Ricardo Costa Macedo is the lead partner of the Life Sciences, Intellectual Property and Insurance practice areas.

Ricardo has developed a significant part of his work in the area of commercial and corporate law, advising national and international clients in the design and implementation of several operations, as well as in the composition and negotiation of several trade agreements, especially in the distribution sector. He has a wide experience in copyrights, trademarks, patents, licenses, software, personal data protection and related issues.

Ricardo Costa Macedo also ensures the legal support in all aspects of the insurance and reinsurance industry, insurance mediation and mutual funds. He has been particularly active in providing advice to companies in the pharmaceutical and health sector, representing leading companies in these sectors.

Ricardo regularly writes articles related to his areas of expertise, mostly within the Pharmaceutical and Health sectors, for several national and international publications. He is also frequently invited as a speaker for several conferences related to Life Sciences and IP.


Portuguese, English, French and Spanish.


Ricardo Costa Macedo is a member of the Portuguese Bar Association (Ordem dos Advogados).

He is also a member of the European Lawyers Association (ELA) and of the International Bar Association (IBA).

Ricardo Costa Macedo is the partner that represents Caiado Guerreiro at the international lawyers network Globalaw.


Law Degree
Faculty of Law of the Catholic University of Lisbon

Postgraduate studies in Information Society Law
Faculty of Law of the University of Lisboa

Postgraduate in Commercial Law
College of Law, London