Ms Sofia Ferreira Enriquez > Eversheds Sutherland FCB > Lisbon, Portugal > Lawyer Profile

Eversheds Sutherland FCB
AVENIDA DA LIBERDADE 249, 1ST FLOOR
1250-143 LISBON
Portugal

Work Department

Transportation Law | Insurance

Position

Sofia Ferreira Enriquez joined FCB in 2020 as a Coordinating Associate, assuming the coordination of the Insurance and the Transportation Law Departments.

With 20 years of experience, she has developed her practice in the sectors of Insurance, Maritime Law and Transportation, Contracts, International Trade, Regulation, Compliance and Life Sciences, representing leading companies in the national and international markets. She has represented several entities in both new projects, contracts and negotiation,as well as in lawsuits, misdemeanour litigation and arbitration or inregulatory matters. She has contributed with proposals for legislative procedures organized by the World Bank and she was a teacher in several workshops. Sofia has a master’s degree in Legal Sciences – Maritime Law by the Lisbon University Law School, where she taught different matters for nine years and where she still teaches, occasionally, in Post-Graduation Courses.

Career

2020-present | FCB Advogados | Lawyer

2004-2019 | Raposo Bernardo & Associados | Founding Partner

2001-2004 | Dr. Raposo Bernardo Law Firm | Lawyer

1999-2001 | Dr. Raposo Bernardo Law Firm | Trainee Lawyer

1999-2008 | Lisbon University Law School | Assistant

Languages

Portuguese, English, Spanish

Memberships

2020 | IBA – International Bar Association

2020 | Club Español de Arbitraje

2001 | Portuguese Bar Association

Education

2005 | Lisbon University Law School | Master’s Degree in Legal Sciences – Maritime Law

2000 | Lisbon University Law School | Post-Graduation Course in Labour Law

1994-1999 | Lisbon University Law School | Degree in Law

Lawyer Rankings

Portugal > Dispute resolution

Eversheds Sutherland FCB provides comprehensive assistance to domestic and international clients in the context of civil and commercial litigation, as well as arbitration proceedings. Acting for banking and financial institutions in credit recovery and insolvency-related contentious matters are also significant areas of work for the team. Sofia Ferreira Enriquez, who has specialist knowledge of insurance and transportation law, oversees the practice with Luís Falcão Ramos, the main contact for civil, commercial and criminal lawsuits.